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Landmark Week & 2023 Jewel Award
October 14 @ 10:00 am - October 22 @ 4:00 pm
OCTOBER 14 – 22, 2023
La Jolla Landmark Week will kick off with the La Jolla Modernism Tour on Saturday October 14 and a celebration of the Centennial of R.M. Schindler’s Pueblo Ribera on Sunday October 15.
On Sunday, October 15, attention shifts to Rudolph Schindler’s revolutionary, 1923 multi- unit design located in Windansea. We are immensely grateful to event sponsors Island Architects, Art Reynolds, and the members of the Landmark Steering Committee.
Saturday October 14: La Jolla Modernism Tour
10:00am – 11:30am, La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla
$10 LJHS members, $15.00 non-members
Panelists: Alex Ross, Author and Critic, New York Times, and The New Yorker, “Schindler and the Arrival of German Artists & Architects”; Keith York, Principal, Modern San Diego, “Between the Wars: R.M. Schindler in San Diego”; Reena Racki, AIA Emeritus, “Living Schindler’s Pueblo Ribera Inside/Out”
Sunday, October 15: Tour of Pueblo Ribera
1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm — La Jolla, CA
$40.00 for Tour of the 1923 Schindler bungalows. Limited to 100 tickets.
Thursday October 19, 6:00pm: La Jolla’s Redeveloping Neighborhoods: Reflections on Design
Four architects who have worked in La Jolla for decades, will explore influences of site, culture, materials, and values upon their practice describing their role in the transformation of La Jolla neighborhoods.
La Jolla Woman’s Club, 7791 Draper Ave., La Jolla
$10 members, $15.00 non-members
Panel moderated by Tony Crisafi, AIA, Founding Principal, Island Architects
Featuring architects: James Alcorn, AIA Emeritus: F.H “Trip” Bennett, III, Principal Arista Architects, and Laura DuCharme.
Saturday, October 21, 12:00pm-2:00pm: Grand Picnic to Celebrate Designation of The La Jolla Park Coastal Historic District
Dress in white and join us in the Scripps Park Picnic Grove.
Meet at the central Picnic Grove near the Boomer Beach Belvedere with Your Picnic!
Sunday October 22, 4:00 pm: Landmark Owner Reception/Jewel Awards
$15 LJHS Members; $30.00 non-members
La Jolla Landmark Group annual gathering of owners of designated properties and the La Jolla Historical Society’s Jewel Award Ceremony.