Word of Mouth: LA’s Silver Lake, Old and New

Navigating a neighborhood that's seen immense growth and change

The vibrant LA neighborhood of Silver Lake is home to modernist Southern California houses, multiple shopping areas with cafes and coffee shops, and a large reservoir surrounded by dog parks, meadows, and historic architecture. It’s also a place that—like so many others—has seen immense growth and change since the late 1990s. For all the food stands and old cinemas, there are countless upstart destinations that …

Author, Entrepreneur + Behance Founder Scott Belsky’s “The Messy Middle” Book

130+ insights on navigating the most treacherous parts of a project

Everyone who’s sought to bring an act of creativity to fruition understands the struggle that befalls the dense journey between “aha” and “we’re done!” Scott Belsky—a multi-hyphenate entrepreneur, Behance founder, author and Adobe‘s Chief Product Officer and Executive Vice President for Creative Cloud—knows the journey quite well. He’s embarked upon it time and time again. And the lessons he learned from serial success now makes …

A Beginner’s Guide to Architectural Movements

Whether for educational purposes or just to take a shameless selfie, more people than ever are venturing out and exploring local and international architecture. Whatever the reason, it’s probably beneficial to get a few of the basic architectural eras down before heading out. Luckily Highsnobiety has written up a handy guide covering important periods of architecture that everyone should be familiar with—including Greek and Roman …