Los Angeles magazine is Nominated for 19 CRMA Awards


Photograph courtesy crma.org

This morning, we got word that our very own magazine was nominated for 19 City and Regional Magazine Association awards—more than any other publication recognized! Other magazines with double-digit nominations include Texas Monthly, Philadelphia magazine, and Washingtonian (we must say, we’re in excellent company).
More than 100 judges from magazines like Bon Apetit, GQ, New York Magazine, and The Atlantic selected the finalists, which total 150 and represent 34 publications. It is an extraordinary showing, one that we’re extremely proud of. Check out what we’re nominated for below:
Arts & Culture Writing:

Steve Erickson’s “The Art of Violence,” “Patriot Games,” and “Of Human Bondage

Food or Dining Writing
Patric Kuh’s “French Kiss,” “A New Leaf,” and “Golden Ticket

Anne Taylor Fleming’s “Arnold Comes Full Circle,” “Don’t Look Now,” and “Home Economics

Freeway Rick is Dreaming” by Jesse Katz (June 2013)

Feature Story
In the Footsteps of a Killer” by Michelle McNamara (March 2013)

Feature Design
How to Afford the L.A. Life (April 2013)

Feature Design
Crime in L.A. (July 2013)

Excellence in Design
September 2013 issue (The L.A. Woman)

Magazine Section
Buzz (Front of Book)

Reader Service
How to Afford the L.A. Life (April 2013)

Reader Service
The Power Playbook for Getting Fit (January 2013)

Leisure/Lifestyle Interests
Hot in the City (October 2013)

Food or Dining Feature Package
Sushi in L.A. (May 2013)

Special Issue
Crime in L.A.  (July 2013)

Excellence Online

Blog Column
What to Drink” by Caroline Pardilla

The Digest

Multiplatform Storytelling
Help Us Catch a Killer” (March 2013)

General Excellence

For a full list of nominees, click here. Winners will be announced at the 38th CRMA Annual Conference May 17-19 in Washington, DC.