Down in K-Town (30 images)
High winds, brilliantly clear skies, and long angled winter light – a good day to stroll around Koreatown, for the colors and the shadows. The center of it all is the black and gold terra cotta building at Third Street and Western Avenue, built in 1931 as the Selig Clothing Store, designed by Arthur E. Harvey – one of only two black-and-gold glazed terra cotta Art Deco buildings left in Los Angeles. The other one is down on Wilshire. This one was declared a Cultural-Historic...