Kirby Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles
Fans of the NBC series Heroes will recognize this as Kirby Plaza from the show. This is not Midtown Manhattan, but downtown Los Angeles!
Across the Street from the Central Library
The orange sculpture in front of City National Bank is “Double Ascension” by Herbert Bayer, who worked on it from 1969 to 1973. It is a painted steel structure rising out of an elevated pool. You may have also seen it in the movies Marathon Man, Rush Hour 3, and Fun with Dick and Jane.