At the Center (40 images)
The Hollywood Center Building, 1929, Norton and Wallis, the first home of the Screen Actors Guild and of the Writers Guild of America, on Hollywood Boulevard at Cherokee, is at the dead center of Hollywood. It's a subset of Art Deco know as Zigzag Moderne and surrounded by Spanish Colonial Revival nightmares and the now abandoned Kress department store from the thirties – a Regency oddity. And then there are the streets. Those now seem to be full of broken dreams. That's the center of...