Caltrans District 7 Headquarters - Los Angeles, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 34° 03.117 W 118° 14.604
11S E 385241 N 3768613
Quick Description: The Caltrans District 7 Headquarters in downtown Los Angeles, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/29/2011 1:13:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMBB4P
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 9

Long Description:
"The Caltrans District 7 Headquarters building at 100 South Main Street in Downtown Los Angeles, California serves the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and the Los Angeles Department of Transportation. Built on a $165,000,000 budget it opened in September 24th 2004. Its futuristic and environmentally-friendly design has won its designer Thom Mayne the 2005 Pritzker Prize. The design and construction of the building was documented across four episodes on the History Channel series Modern Marvels, to demonstrate the unique challenges presented in the design and construction of large buildings over the past two centuries." (visit link)
Architect: Thom Mayne

Prize received: Pritzker Architecture Prize

In what year: 2005

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