West Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
— MAK Center —
California Office of Historic Preservation Acquisition of this property, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places, has been funded with the assistance of a matching grant from the Department of the Interior, Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service, under the provisions of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
Serving since 1994 as the MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, and supported with funding provided by the Republic of Austria.
Erected by MAK Center for Art & Architecture, and City of West Hollywood. (Marker Number 15.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1966.
Location. 34° 5.205′ N, 118° 22.311′ W. Marker is in West Hollywood, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Kings Road, 0.2 miles north of Melrose Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 835 N Kings Rd, West Hollywood CA 90069, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Doors Workshop (approx. 0.3 miles away); Whisky a Go-GoStahl House (approx. one mile away); Gilmore Field (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rancho La Brea Adobe (approx. 1.2 miles away); The History of Gilmore Oil Company 1900-1945 (approx. 1.2 miles away); 1934: The Night of the Long Knives (approx. 1.2 miles away); Plummer Park (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Hollywood.
Regarding Schindler House. R.M. Schindler was an Austria-born American architect who came to Los Angeles in 1920 to oversee construction of Wright’s Hollyhock House, and never left. He built mostly single-family homes for artists, teachers and lawyers.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 6, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.