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Highlights From Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A.
This series of exhibits from The Getty showcases modern architectural gems in Los Angeles.
Department of Water and Power Building
The water features and lights at downtown L.A.’s Department of Water and Power Building were designed to stay on and illuminate the landmark 24/7, but they cut back on power usage when people became more environmentally conscious in the ‘70s.
By Lisa Johnson Mandell