Silver Tower

Bibliography of resources

1. "Wrathful Means Project, No. 2," Press Release, Sharon Truax Fine Art, June, 1990.

2. "Art of Tibet," by Pratapaditya Pal, University of California Press, 1983.

3. "Tibetan Art," by Lumir Jisl, Translated by Ilse Gottheiner, Spring Books, London, 1959(?)

4. "Tibetan Religious Art," by Antoinette K. Gordon, Columbia University Press, New York c. 1952.

5. "Tibetan Sacred Art," by Detlef Ingo Lauf, Shambhala, Berkeley & London, c. 1976.

6. "Brunswig Building to Receive Restoration," by John Nakashima, Rafu Shimpo, December 16, 1985, p. 1.

7. "New Little Tokyo Development Under Way," Los Angeles Times, June 3, 1984.

8. Letter from Michael Kamen, President Mika Company, to John Vallance, Community Redevelopment Agency, September 13, 1985.

9. Letter from Michael Kamen, President Mika Company, to Marc Palley, Community Redevelopment Agency, January 3, 1986.

10. Letter from Marc Pally, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Michael Kamen, re: Art Budget for Brunswig Square, February 13, 1986.

11. Letter from Michael Kamen, Mika Company, to Marc Pally, Community Redevelopment Agency, re: James Surls maquette, Brunswig Square, June 9, 1986.

12. Letter from Virginia Stock, Mika Company, to Marc Pally, Community Redevelopment Agency, July 14, 1986, re: James Surls sculpture, Brunswig Square, with attached "A Preliminary Description for Proposed Sculpture by James Surls at Brunswig Square," L.A. Louver, Inc., July 14, 1986.

13. Memorandum from D. Robert Margulies, Real Estate Department, Community Redevelopment Agency, to File, re: sequence of events re: Brunswig Square Certificate of Completion Parcel 71, Little Tokyo Development Project, September 20, 1989.

14. Memorandum from Gloria Uchida, Little Tokyo Project Manager, D. Robert Margulies, Real Estate Department, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Judith Broverman, Chief Deputy Administrator, Community Redevelopment Agency, re: Brunswig Square Art/Certificate of Completion Chronology of Events, January 9, 1990.

15. Letter from Vonda Reeves, Mika Company, to Mickey Gustin, Arts Planner, Community Redevelopment Agency, July 9, 1990, re: transmittal of attached Form #1: Preliminary Art Estimate.

16. Letter from Mickey Gustin, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Michael Kamen, Mika Company, August 23, 1990, re: confirm Arts Advisory Committee recommended approval of Final Art Plan for Brunswig Square.

17. Memorandum from John J. Tuite, Administrator, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Agency Commissioners, September 20, 1990 re: Approval Final Art Plan for Brunswig Square II - Parcel 7-I Little Tokyo Redevelopment Project.

18. Letter from Mickey Gustin, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Michael Kamen, Mika Company, September 28, 1990, re: Agency's Board approved Final Art Plan.

19. Memorandum from Mickey Gustin, Arts Planner, to Gloria Uchida, Project Manager, Little Tokyo, April 24, 1991, re: Brunswig Square Art Obligation.

20. Letter from Gloria Uchida, Project Manager, Community Redevelopment Agency, to Michael Kamen, June 12, 1991, re: Fine Art Plan, Brunswig Square II (Parcel 7I), Little Tokyo Redevelopment Project.

21. Letter from Peter Carlson to Gloria Uchida, June 17, 1991.

22. Letter from Peter Lodato to The Little Tokyo Community Development Advisory Committee's Public Art Task Force, June 18, 1991, re: surface of Sculpture (Silver Tower), installed Brunswig Square, Little Tokyo.

23. Unsigned Memorandum by Michael Kamen and Edward J. Avila, non-completion of art plan as of June 28, 1991.

24. Letter from Dale Rodin, Rodin-Neil Construction, Inc., to Bernard Kaftan, Mika Company, August 2, 1991, re: 360 E. 2nd Street, Relocation of Sculpture.

25. Memorandum from Donald Alex Barany Architects, Inc. to Manny DeLarosa, DWP, August 9, 1991, re: transmittal of calculations and details for proposed footing for sculpture.

26. Calculations and drawings for proposed footing for sculpture, David Taubman and Associates, August, 1991.

27. Letter from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to Marjorie Friedlander, Esq., Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, August 13, 1991, re: transmittal of documents.

28. Draft letter from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to , Mark Minsky, Commerce Escrow Company, August 14, 1991, re: KAMEN/Brunswig Square Sale Escrow No. 90-13169.

29. Memorandum from Marge Friedlander to Gloria Uchida, re: Brunswig Square Art Installation, August 19, 1991.

30. Fax from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to Marjorie Friedlander, Esq., Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, August 26, 1991, re: transmittal of documents, including building permit issued by City of Los Angeles.

31. Letter from Marjorie Friedlander, Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, to Jonathan Roth, Esq., Loeb and Loeb, August 30, 1991, re: transmittal of attached supplemental escrow instructions.

32. Letter from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to Marjorie Friedlander, Esq., Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, September 13, 1991, re: movement of plate on which statue is attached.

33. Letter from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to Marjorie Friedlander, Esq., Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, October 3, 1991, re: extension of installation date to October 9, 1991.

34. Letter from Jonathan Roth, Loeb and Loeb, to Marjorie Friedlander, Esq., Kane, Ballmer & Berkman, October 9, 1991, re: relocation of obelisk.

35. Minutes of Arts Advisory Committee of the Community Redevelopment Agency, August 14, 1990, April 16, 1991.

36. Minutes of Little Tokyo Community Development Advisory Committee Meeting, June 20, 1990.

37. Minutes of Public Art Task Force of the Little Tokyo Community Development Advisory Committee, June 18, 1991.

38. Resume, Peter Lodato, no date.

39. Interview of Peter Lodato by Michael Several, November 13, 1991.

40. Interview with James Surls by Michael Several, January 12, 1998.



The bibliography has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, January 1998.

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