Sterling Plaza | Los Angeles Conservancy
Photo by Hunter Kerhart

Sterling Plaza

The Parkinsons' wedding-cake design for California Bank introduced some Art Deco playfulness to the then-sedate stretch of Wilshire through Beverly Hills.

The building opened the same year as the Parkinsons' Art Deco masterpiece, Bullock's Wilshire, to the east in Wilshire Center.

Hercules Campus
Photo courtesy The Ratkovich Company

The Hercules Campus

A visionary adaptive reuse project transformed a languishing industrial complex with a legendary past into a creative media campus, all while preserving the unique character of this important piece of aviation history.
Photo by Bruce Scottow/L.A. Conservancy

Los Angeles City Hall

The iconic City Hall exemplifies the era of its creation, as well as historic preservation at its best.
Photo by Paul Turang

Grand Central Air Terminal

One of Glendale’s most beloved landmarks received a complete rehabilitation, allowing the story of the city’s aviation history to live on in a new form.