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Author Marielle Wakim

  • Marielle Wakim

    Associate Editor

    Marielle joined Los Angeles magazine in 2012 as an intern and came on full time in March of 2013, where she now works in the web, editorial, and marketing departments. Prior to settling in at Los Angeles, she earned her Masters in Professional Writing from the University of Southern California, where she studied non-fiction, fiction, and screenwriting. Her strengths are humor and memoir; her weaknesses are cookies and Zac Efron.

    Her writing has been featured on NPR, Relevant, The Huffington Post, Thought Catalog, and in Montage Magazine.


Light My Flier

The LAX Gateway Pylon Project (officially titled Untitled) is the largest permanent art installation in the world. Created by multimedia artist Paul Tzanetopoulos (and the architectural firm of Ted Tokio Tanaka) for $15 million, the glass towers have cast a glow since 2000. Here’s a guide to what makes them shine. Read more...