People + Places: Chili Bowls, Donuts, and Hot Dogs – Saving Big and Bold Places!
Monday, November 30, 2021
3 - 4:00 p.m.
The clock is ticking to save West L.A.’s Chili Bowl from demolition! Join us on Monday, November 29th at 3:00 p.m. for an urgent Zoom conversation: "Chili Bowls, Donuts, and Hot Dogs: Saving Big and Bold Places!" The L.A. Conservancy's Adrian Scott Fine will sit down with Bobby Green of the 1933 Group and Vintage L.A.'s Alison Martino to talk about the history of L.A.'s whimsical, roadside architecture, why it needs to be preserved, and what YOU can do to help save the currently threatened Chili Bowl in West L.A.
During this live conversation we'll discuss:
The current, urgent preservation battle to save the Chili Bowl in West L.A.
The history of programmatic architecture and how it represents the growth of L.A.'s car culture.
Why community advocacy matters and how you can help save programmatic architecture like the Chili Bowl.