October 2015

The Six Prepares for Move-In

JAMA’s latest Type V project is preparing for residents to move in. “The Six”, a 4-level, wood-framed project over a 1-level concrete podium will provide 57-units of affordable housing, support services and rehabilitation for disabled veterans. Located in the Los Angeles neighborhood of MacArthur Park (not far from JAMA’s office), The Six breaks tradition by de-emphasizing private space that fosters isolation –
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Trailer Martin Memorialized at The Palm

When Pio Bozzi and John Ganzi opened The Palm Restaurant in 1926 in New York they had no money to decorate. Luckily, their location on Manhattan’s Second Avenue was in close proximity to the headquarters of King Features Syndicate and attracted a large clientele of cartoonists. In exchange for their meals, artists would often draw their own creations on the walls of The Palm. This unconventional decorating tradition
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