Architecture Tours L.A. provides driving tours throughout the Los Angeles area focusing on significant historic and contemporary architecture, history and culture. Tours are guided by an architectural historian and guidebook author.
With a staff of licensed architects and 38+ years of experience, our portfolio demonstrates expertise in Adaptive Reuse and Historic Preservation in DTLA and LA County. We bring a strong understanding of the development and construction processes to our work.
David Silvas has over 10 years of industry experience and his personality and strong work ethic have earned him a well-regarded reputation among real estate professionals. His admiration for period design is a driving inspiration in his business.
Escher GuneWardena came to international recognition for their creative and flexible approaches to a wide range of projects, bringing their diverse interests and talents into play, and cross-pollinating one architectural or artistic discipline with another to achieve innovative solutions. Historic preservation projects include such icons as the Eames House and John Lautner's Chemosphere.
Hilary lectures on historic preservation and home ownership. She holds a Historic Property Specialist designation from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and MBA from Columbia University. Hilary is a member of the Joyce Rey Team, an internationally recognized industry leader.
We are a full-service general contractor specializing in the restoration and renovation of historic theaters, commercial buildings and homes in the Los Angeles Area. Every job, large or small, is given the same attention to detail and client satisfaction.
Spectra Company specializes in the rehabilitation of historic buildings and adaptive reuse. Our services span from general contracting, façade restoration, structural seismic, and art restoration to expert building material repair/replication. We also provide preservation consulting and preconstruction services.