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  Join Conservancy Executive Director Kaitlin Drisko over Zoom on November 10th for the first episode of Site Specific, a new series of free lunchtime conversations. A preservation architect with over 30 years of experience, Drisko will invite community members … more

Earlier this month, Alec Nedelman was elected to serve as the Conservancy’s 11th member of the Board of Directors by a unanimous vote. As a long-standing Conservancy supporter and volunteer, his experience has already proved invaluable to the organization, and we … more

Since making their Civic Auditorium Feasibility Study public in August (click here to access the Study), the School District has been meeting with City Council members in small groups to discuss and answer questions, as well as scheduling outreach presentations … more

The future of Santa Monica’s Civic Auditorium continues to be an urgent topic of debate and discussion in the community. The City has offered the Civic as surplus land and the School District (SMMUSD) is a current proposer. Finally, after months … more

The Civic Auditorium is an iconic mid-20th century architectural landmark, with a history woven into our community’s memories. In addition to being a City landmark, it is eligible for state and national recognition for its architectural and cultural significance. The Civic … more