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SOM Wraps Downtown LA Courthouse in Pleats of Glass

Photo © Bruce Damonte

Global firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill has designed and engineered a federal courthouse for a sloped site in Downtown Los Angeles, which appears as an elevated cube with folded glass facades.

Rising 10 storeys, the urban courthouse is located on a prominent site in the city's Civic Center neighbourhood, a few blocks away from the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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