Tag: Ravenswood Apartments

Modernism in our midst: Masterpieces and McMansions

Modernism in our midst: Masterpieces and McMansions

| September 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

October 13-16 is “Modernism Week October” in Palm Springs, a celebration of the desert city’s history and heritage as a laboratory for modern, mid-century and contemporary design. Really a Modernism weekend, the festivities serve as a warm-up for the fall 2023 Modernism Week from Feb. 16 to 26. The exciting schedule for the October weekend […]

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Decline and despair over the Ruin of Ravenswood

Decline and despair over the Ruin of Ravenswood

| March 3, 2022 | 0 Comments

Driving down Rossmore Avenue on any given night I often feel transported into a film noir movie as I pass the faded grandeur of the Ravenswood Apartments, its great neon sign with bright red letters, some dark, others flickering, hovering over the great concrete hulk which was once the haunt of stars and artists. Today, […]

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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

| October 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

Historic Rossmore I am the grandson of the original builder / developer, Harry Feigenbaum, who successfully built the Ravenswood Apartments prior to the project at 410 N. Rossmore [“Rossmore apartment project presented at a ‘town hall,’” October, 2021.] He owned the property free and clear and operated the Ravenswood. Never being satisfied to sit back […]

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