Since its passage in 1990, the American with Disabilities Act has helped increase access and opportunity for people with disabilities in our nation’s workplaces and communities. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with [...]
Plant-Integrated Architecture: The Union of City and Nature From year to year, the concern towards global climate change continues to grow. The mounting awareness has prompted many to take action towards unearthing new ways to reduce humanity’s carbon footprint. [...]
In the extensive legacy of Scandinavian design, Kosta Boda rises to the fore as one of the most prominent and sophisticated artisans of glass. With a history extending back to 1742 and a reputation for employing legendary glass masters, [...]
Explore two historic Los Angeles gems designed by visionary architect, Lewis Arthur Smith. The Vista Theatre and Majestic Ventura Theatre show Spanish Mission style with a charmingly eclectic twist.
The WestEdge Design Fair, now in its fifth year, swept Santa Monica’s Barker Hanger last weekend, running from Thursday, October 19 to Sunday, October 22. An extensive showcase of modern design, WestEdge 2017 served as a perfect platform for [...]
In the NoHo Arts District, just a block away from the DRS and Associates headquarters, lies Groundwork Coffee’s Californian roasting facility. We were intrigued by the delicious aroma of coffee beans roasting in the middle of our work days, [...]
American Psycho, by Brett Easton Ellis, is a diabolical story of a businessman gone mad in the big apple. Despite the book’s graphic depiction of excessive drug use, polyamory, and psychopathy, it also serves as an archive of New York City’s biggest brands circa 1991. The narrator Patrick Bateman’s obsession with elegance stems from fashion, constantly noticing and name dropping mega-designers like Ralph Lauren, Versace, and Calvin Klein. However, other industries also pass Bateman’s luxury taste-test, including interior bathroom products distributor (and DRS and Associates’ client) Hastings Tile and Bath.
Get your hot cocoa and jump in the car because it’s time to spread some holiday cheer! At DRS and Associates we’re all about tastefully decorating your home, so it should be no surprise that we love this time [...]
In the January 21st edition of The Architect’s Newspaper, we came across an article that that was right up our alley. This project is an example of how in LA, everything old is new again. Just like the LA [...]
DRS and Associates is proud to introduce the latest issue of “Larger Than Light” magazine – a print and digital lifestyle publication showcasing Littman Brands. Highlights of the Summer 2014 edition include a sneak peek inside the San Francisco [...]