Fleetwood Square – 19611 Ventura Boulevard
Just after this building’s completion in 1987, Texan-born architect, Lee Oakes, told the LA Times, “I was walking along Ocean Avenue and saw a ’70s Cadillac, and the proportions of the front were the same as the building. So I began to think about Ventura–the cars, the asphalt, the neon–and the Cadillac just rang a bell.” So, there you have it.
Posted on December 28, 2011, in Tarzana and tagged 19611 Ventura Boulevard, Cadillac shaped building, Fleetwood Square, Los Angeles Programmatic Architecture, Programmatic Architecture, Tarzana. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.