Motel California—a forthcoming book mapping California's mid-century motels
Mid-century modern architecture is back in vogue in academic and architectural circles, with the annual meetings of DOCOMOMO (Documentation and Conservation of the Modern Movement), the Modern Century program of the World Monuments Fund, and the annual Modernism week in Palm Springs, California, among numerous other events and activities. This writer is mapping some of the best examples of mid-century hotels scattered across California.
By Jenna Chandler
May 5, 2017
Curbed Los Angeles