Chinatown Aglow - On Demand Web Link
Zoom Presentation with Eric Evavold and Corrie Siegel
February 12th, 6:30pm
Tickets for On Demand Secret Vimeo link are $5 per device for museum members and $10 per device for general audiences
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Noir, neon, Chaplin, cakes, and Chinese culture converge in this 1 hour 15 minute zoom tour recording . Fascinating stories weave from Chinatown's roots near Union Station, to the relocation and reinvention of the only planned Chinatown in the United States. Join Eric Evavold and Corrie Siegel for this light saturated adventure through archival postcards, contemporary photographs, and vintage film clips.
Los Angeles native Eric Evavold holds over 30 years experience as a Los Angeles tour guide. In addition to his 17 years of experience as a tour guide for MONA, Evavold has also toured for Heritage Square, the Carroll Ave Restoration Foundation, the Los Angeles Conservancy, and Bullocks Wilshire. Eric has designed Neon Noir, Hollywood Neon, Chinatown, Holiday Lights of DTLA, and Valentine's Day Cruises for MONA. He served as Vice President on the MONA Board and has saved numerous signs for the museum’s permanent collection. In September 2019 Eric joined the American Legion Hollywood Post 43 and has been active in curating the 100 year history of the Legion.