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by Velas
Tue Sep 20, 2011 1:32 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: "Jesus Saves" neon sign removed
Replies: 3
Views: 3269

Why on EARTH would that happen?
Don't they know we're approaching end-times 'round here?
by Velas
Tue Sep 20, 2011 11:56 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Glendale Superior Courthouse
Replies: 9
Views: 5741

Let's keep it!! Lets' keep it intact!!!!!! Write your letter TODAY! I wrote a very quick one, but if anyone would like to see what I did as a "dummie" just to help get one started for yourself, I'd be happy to share it with you (its far from perfect). YOu can see what the conservancy wrote...
by Velas
Wed Mar 31, 2010 6:43 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: L.A. Modcom Meeting locations
Replies: 107
Views: 67944

Have we ever had a meeting at NEW PUPPY?
by Velas
Wed Mar 31, 2010 6:39 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, Old Time Social > May 13-15
Replies: 2
Views: 1981

hot-dang, yo beat me to the punch!
by Velas
Wed Mar 31, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, April Fools' FUN FUNDRAISER for ModCom > Apr. 1
Replies: 5
Views: 2144

hot-dog

gee-willikers, looks like a grand 'ol time
by Velas
Tue Dec 08, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, 1962 film "Smog" > Nov. 21
Replies: 1
Views: 1175

I went to see this and it was fantastic - just remarkable to see the footage. Many thanks for the notification, I never would have known.
by Velas
Wed Aug 26, 2009 8:30 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Pomona, 3-D Drive-In Movie spectacular > Sep. 12
Replies: 3
Views: 1278

by Velas
Wed Aug 26, 2009 8:29 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, CINERAMA films in Cinerama Dome Sep. 8-10
Replies: 2
Views: 1101

by Velas
Thu Apr 09, 2009 4:18 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, Theory of Antarctic Interior, V-Panorama, April 11th 8pm
Replies: 0
Views: 807

LA, Theory of Antarctic Interior, V-Panorama, April 11th 8pm

THE COGNOMI THEORY OF THE ANTARCTIC INTERIOR An exhibit and presentation at The Velaslavasay Panorama -in special arrangement with- The Society for Linian Studies http://www.liniansociety.org _____ Saturday April 11th, 2009 Exhibit Debut & Reception - 8:00 PM Lecture & Presentation - 9:00 P...
by Velas
Thu Apr 09, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, Art Deco Era Imagines the Future Apr. 18
Replies: 2
Views: 1005

Looks Fantastic.
by Velas
Thu Apr 09, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Long Beach, Japanese Garden symposium Apr. 9
Replies: 2
Views: 1125

wow that looks neat. will have to try to make my way down there.
Arigato Gozaimashita Nichols-san!
by Velas
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:21 pm
Forum: FAVORITE BUILDINGS (and signs)
Topic: Randy's Donuts, Los Angeles, California
Replies: 55
Views: 33454

Gooooooooooooooooooal!
by Velas
Thu Dec 27, 2007 2:24 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Arctic Event at Velaslavasay Panorama, Jan 4&5, Los Ange
Replies: 0
Views: 860

Arctic Event at Velaslavasay Panorama, Jan 4&5, Los Ange

Professor Russell A. Potter Arctic Spectacles: The Frozen North in Visual Culture 1818-1875 - AT- THE VELASLAVASAY PANORAMA 1122 WEST 24TH STREET Los Angeles, California 90007 213-746-2166 http://www.panoramaonview.org panorama<at>panoramaonview<dot>org January 4th & January 5th 2008 8:00 PM Ti...
by Velas
Mon Oct 15, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: MODCOM at Calvary Cemetery Oct. 15
Replies: 1
Views: 1224

by Velas
Mon Oct 15, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, An Evening with John Waters Oct 12
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

Fantabulous~!
What a DOLL!

I heard he's reading a really great book on the airplane about a certain architect very dear to our hearts...
by Velas
Mon Oct 15, 2007 5:02 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Long Beach, Call for Cemetary Tour Actors
Replies: 0
Views: 829

Long Beach, Call for Cemetary Tour Actors

Call for Cemetery Tour Actors The Historical Society of Long Beach is looking for volunteer actors to portray characters at their 12th Annual Historical Cemetery Tour on Oct 27. Actors need to be available from 8:30am to 2:30 pm. Costumes will be provided. Parts available include the following stori...
by Velas
Wed Mar 14, 2007 9:31 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: LA, Panorama Unveiling July 21, 2007
Replies: 0
Views: 1601

LA, Panorama Unveiling July 21, 2007

More details to come...... Saturday July 21, 2007 at The Velaslavasay Panorama 1122 West 24th Street Los Angeles, CA 90007 This momentous day will be the first that our new major panoramic wonder Effulgence of the North will be presented to the public, and we joyously welcome one and all to toast th...
by Velas
Fri Mar 09, 2007 9:20 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Linda Lea
Replies: 27
Views: 10145

gross gross gross
by Velas
Thu Mar 08, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Los Angeles, LA Conservancy/Getty MOSAIC programs
Replies: 4
Views: 2173

Was recently at LAX, corridor from being spit from an international flight, and saw that beauty of a rainbow tiled hallway! Part of it is still there.
by Velas
Thu Mar 08, 2007 9:52 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Mapping the City–Seeing Los Angeles GRI Event March 16th
Replies: 0
Views: 1510

Mapping the City–Seeing Los Angeles GRI Event March 16th

Mapping the City–Seeing Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Times Pictorial Map of the Los Angeles Metropolitan Region, 1926 Denis E. Cosgrove Friday, March 16, 2:00 p.m. The Getty Center Getty Research Institute Lecture Hall Works in Progress series In 1926 Los Angeles Times staff artist Charles Owens c...
by Velas
Thu Mar 08, 2007 9:47 am
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Hollywood, CA Rodney Bingenheimer gets a star Mar. 9
Replies: 1
Views: 1568

Woah! Far Out!
by Velas
Tue Mar 06, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Hollywood Fox Theater
Replies: 12
Views: 3906

by Velas
Tue Mar 06, 2007 8:27 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Linda Lea
Replies: 27
Views: 10145

by Velas
Thu Feb 22, 2007 5:08 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Linda Lea
Replies: 27
Views: 10145

wow thats awful. has anyone gotten in contact with the project people? how hard would it be to replace the plexigalss? its not as if it were some kind of carved marble facade....
I had such high hopes for that theatre
by Velas
Sun Jan 14, 2007 7:00 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Ambassador Hotel redux
Replies: 6
Views: 2568

by Velas
Wed Jan 03, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Triforium
Replies: 25
Views: 7430

by Velas
Tue Jan 02, 2007 6:39 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Vincent Lugo Park
Replies: 36
Views: 14678

A little grant writting info to get you started..... from California Lawyers for the Arts +++++++++++++++++ California Lawyers for the Arts is please to present... WEDNESDAY EVENING WORKSHOP CALENDAR 01/07 - 03/07 JANUARY 24: HOW TO WRITE A GRANT PROPOSAL: TAKING IT FOR GRANTED This important worksh...
by Velas
Thu Dec 21, 2006 10:47 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Vincent Lugo Park
Replies: 36
Views: 14678

There's a great book how-to guide about how to get non-profit status from Nolo Books: "How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation in California" http://www.nolo.com/product.cfm/ObjectID/18D2F5C4-B633-4B64-BF1AD9691D00B894/111/262/ Here are some resources from the Center For Nonprofit Management o...
by Velas
Wed Dec 20, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: MODCOM HOLIDAY PARTY 2006
Replies: 20
Views: 5598

woowee-couch potato???
never thought i"d see that one!!

thank you for another wild and wackee modcom holiday party!
by Velas
Wed Dec 20, 2006 3:18 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Jan.27th Hollywood,Ca -Pandora's Box@The Psychedelic Cellar!
Replies: 3
Views: 1270

good call mr. nichols.

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