580 California Street

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580 California Street
580 California Street, 2016.jpg
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 580 California Street
San Francisco, California
Coordinates 37°47′35″N 122°24′15″W / 37.792917°N 122.404167°W / 37.792917; -122.404167Coordinates: 37°47′35″N 122°24′15″W / 37.792917°N 122.404167°W / 37.792917; -122.404167
Completed 1987
Owner Equity Office Properties
Height
Roof 107 m (351 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 23
Floor area 310,000 sq ft (29,000 m2)
Design and construction
Architect Johnson/Burgee Architects
Developer Hines Interests Limited Partnership
References
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580 California Street is a high rise office building completed in 1987 in the Financial District of San Francisco, California. The postmodern, 107 m (351 ft), 23 story tower is bordered by Kearny Street and California Street, and is topped with three faceless, twelve foot tall statues, on each side of the building on the twenty-third floor. The art installation is entitled "The Corporate Goddesses" by Muriel Castanis, the late designer and creator of the sculptures.[3][4][5]

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  1. ^ 580 California Street at Emporis
  2. ^ "580 California Street". SkyscraperPage. 
  3. ^ "580 California Street Roof Figures", Smithsonian National Art Museum Art Inventories Catalog, IAS CA000990, Retrieved 1 July 2011.
  4. ^ Ingrid Taylar (2010). "Muriel Castanis Sculptures - 580 California". about.com. Archived from the original on 5 December 2010. Retrieved 31 August 2010. 
  5. ^ John M. Glionna (January 4, 2007). "Locals face off over Bay Area statues' meaning". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 31 August 2010. 
  6. ^ "Services, Location, and Hours of Operation". Consulate General of Canada in San Francisco. 2010. Retrieved 1 August 2010. 

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