Hawaiian Gardens Library

City of Hawaiian Gardens
Hawaiian Gardens, CA


The Story

L.A. Design Associates designed this library, community center and police station with recognizable influences from the keynote pacific island state. Tropical gardens are simulated through the use of locally adapted plant materials suggesting those commonly found across the islands. Waterfeatures and a waterwall showcasing water in various moods, was designed to represent the different forms, sounds, appearances and movement of water as found throughout the archipelago.