This is scary. The Bates Motel went white. Actually it's the old Sunset Pacific Motel on Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake, at Bates Avenue. The city was set to demolish the place in 2009, and that's coming soon. Frost/Chaddock will be putting one of a three mixed-user modern things on the site, but they're a big supporter of the French artist Vincent Lamouroux. Lamouroux used a crew of painters armed with sprayers and giant hoses to cover the old motel in an "ecologically safe"...
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