Southland Architecture

One California Plaza

300 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90071
Basic Information
Designed by Arthur Erickson Architects
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 42
Neighborhood: Downtown Los Angeles
More Information
  • Floor space: 991,836 square feet
  • Stories above ground: 42
  • Stories below ground: 5
  • Parking: 1,313 spaces
  • Elevators: 25
  • Architecture firm: Arthur Erickson Architects
  • Architecture firm: Gruen Associates
  • Architecture firm: Kamnitzer & Cotton
  • Developer: Bunker Hill Associates
  • The fountains were designed by WET Design.
  • California Plaza's water stage is made of Borington green slate.
  • The land this building is on is actually owned by Los Angeles Community Redevelopment Agency.
  • 1983: The city leases this land to the developer for 99 years.
  • 1989: This building is named BOMA Building of the year.
  • 2003: Metropolitan Life Insurance sells this building to Maguire Properties for $225 million.