Design Library Image Collection
Archivision Addition Module EIGHT--6,304 images
Type of View:
Pergola winding through site, which would have been in front of Rodia's house (empty pad in foreground)
Date of View:
Rodia's bungalow inside the enclosure was burned down when he left in 1955.
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Addition Module EIGHT
Restoration and conservation
built works; towers (single built works)
Simon Rodia (American builder, 1879-1965)
steel rebar; concrete; wire mesh; found objects
99.5 ft (height, tallest tower)
Towers of Simon Rodia
Los Angeles, California, United States