Location: Los Angeles, California Status: Entitlements Submitted Program: Data Center Client: Digital Realtychevron_left
Located near the intersection of one of the world’s largest concentrations of transatlantic fiber lines, 727 South Grand Avenue responds to a growing need from the entertainment and tech industries for low latency, high-performance data storage.
Almost entirely wrapped in a collection of sculpted panels, the façade creates an ever-changing pattern of shadow, light, and form, reflecting the year-round Southern California sun. Much like a soft, gracefully hung veil enveloping the structure, the enclosure is lifted at the ground floor. Shaped glass-framed cutouts at the building’s South Grand Avenue frontage unveil the vibrant street-level activities within.