Jason Maltas (center), President, Gordon Gibson Construction, enjoys a tour of Sky-Frame’s newest office in the heart of Culver City’s Blackwelder Creative Quarter with Senior Sales Manager B2C at Sky-Frame, Karl Borowiec (left) and Nic Neumann (right), COO of Sky-Frame.




CA+D enjoys the jazz scene at the Hammer Museum on a Thursday evening.

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Shane, Regional Executive, Kitchell Custom Homes and David Dalton, Principal and Owner, David Dalton Inc., dine 73 stories up at the Wilshire Grand Center’s InterContinental in Downtown, Los Angeles.


Connie Blankenship, Director of Luxury Estates at Douglas Elliman, and Joseph Spierer, Principal, Joseph Spierer Architects, Inc., enjoy lunch at Lukshon in Culver City.



We had a magnificent tour of a stunning Beverly Hills residence designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Michael Maltzan, showcasing his private client’s renowned art collection.  The home was built by Gary Paster of noted Paster Construction.  Special thanks to Duravit, curator/tour guide Wilson Chang, and Gary Paster!

CA+D got an exclusive look at the new Marciano Art Foundation on an AIA LA Tour, led by Kulapat Yantrasast of wHY Architecture, the firm responsible for taking the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple and turning it into an exquisite arts center.

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Christine Anderson, Communication Arts + Design, Inc.; Kulapat Yantrasast, wHY Architecture; and Carolyn Campbell, Campbell Communications.





Josh Glass, Principal, Glass Residential Group, Dean Larkin, AIA, Dean Larkin Design and Rob Glass, Principal, Glass Residential Group, enjoy lunch at the Polo Lounge at the Beverly Hills Hotel.


Melinda Ritz, set decorator and designer, and Rob Glass, Principal, Glass Residential Group, enjoy lunch at the Ivy at the Shore.


Russ Diamond, Owner/President of Snyder Diamond, Heidi Gerpheide, Publisher of California Homes Magazine and Marc Appleton, Principal at Appleton Partners LLP, enjoy delicious bites and spirited conversation as they toast the 20th anniversary of California Homes Magazine at the gorgeous estate of Xorin Balbes on DeMille Drive.

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Russ Diamond of Snyder Diamond and Richard Loring of Fortis 17 CRM Corp enjoy lunch at the FIG at the Fairmont.