Check Out Designs for WeHo's AIDS Memorial


By Neal Broverman

West Hollywood officials narrow down the designs for the forthcoming memorial.

West Hollywood is close to picking designs for its anticipated AIDS Memorial, to be located in the center of gay Los Angeles.

A committee formed to help steer the memorial — honoring those lost to the disease — endorsed the designs of Australian Daniel Tobin (seen above). The City Council, though, could still go with Los Angeles artist Susan Narduli (pictured below); some committee members thought Tobin's design was too similar to the Holocaust memorial in Berlin.

The AIDS Memorial will be the centerpiece of the newly-renovated West Hollywood park, which is just steps from the bars, clubs, and restaurants of "Boystown." Read more here.