The Skies Downtown (50 images)
The clouds were good this day – Los Angeles City Hall, designed by John Parkinson, John C. Austin, and Albert C. Martin, Sr., completed in 1928 – and the Los Angeles Times Building designed by Gordon B. Kaufmann. The building won a gold medal at the 1937 Paris Exposition. It's now vacant. The Los Angeles Times downsized and moved out – and the new headquarters of the Los Police Department, across the street from City Hall – 2009, designed by the architectural firm...