Escher GuneWardena’s work includes residential, commercial and institutional projects; collaborations with international contemporary artists, and exhibition design at venues including LACMA, SFMOMA, the Venice Biennale, the Vienna Secession, and the Carnegie. Preservation projects encompass works by Schindler, Neutra, Ain, Williams, A. Q. Jones, Lautner, and Eames. Their monograph, Clocks and Clouds, was published in 2017.
In the summer of 2019 the Slanted editors embarked on a trip to Los Angeles to take a close-up look at the contemporary design scene there. The list of designers Slanted met with boasts everyone from legends such as Mr. Keedy, Ella Gold, Udo Kier to well known figures from the contemporary design scene such as Happening Studio, Ann Burdick, Benjamin Critton, Kali Nikitas, and many more. Not only can you find their brilliant works in the Slanted magazine—L.A., Slanted also provides a deeper look at their opinions and views through the video interviews that you can watch here for free!