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Our Story & Heritage
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Our Story
Known nationally and internationally as the world’s most important home to over 70+ showrooms, the PDC represents over 2,000 leading manufacturers dedicated to the very best in residential and business interior furnishings, educational opportunities, and resource information.

The PDC is home to over 70 luxury showrooms and offers an unparalleled line-up of residential and commercial products.

Always at the forefront of its industry, the PDC provides its visitors — which include some of the
biggest names in interior design and architecture — with unique experiences including informative yet entertaining seminars, professional programs, networking opportunities, exclusive design services and more.

Heritage

The Premier Resource for Fine Home Furnishings

An architectural landmark anchoring Los Angeles’ elite design district, Pacific Design Center (PDC) is the West Coast destination for global design. Award-winning Pacific Design Center is the West Coast’s leading resource for the traditional and contemporary residential and contract furnishings, fabrics, floor coverings, architectural products, wallcoverings, lighting, kitchen and bath products, and accessories.

Award-winning Pacific Design Center is the West Coast’s leading resource for the traditional and contemporary residential and contract furnishings, fabrics, floor coverings, architectural products, wallcoverings, lighting, kitchen and bath products, and accessories.

The 1.6 million square-foot campus presents nearly 100 boutique to international showroom brands, representing 2,200 product lines available to source by professional interior designers, architects, facility managers, decorators and dealers.

Pacific Design Center also serves the needs of the design, entertainment and arts communities by providing dramatic public and private spaces for screenings, exhibitions, lectures, meetings, special events and receptions.

A premier, multi-use facility, Pacific Design Center features two restaurants (Design Cafe & Silver Bullet Express); The SilverScreen Theater, a 294 seat state-of-the-art luxury film venue and reception facility; the Conference Center, a 200 seat facility fully equipped for conferences and meetings, and a Michael Graves designed Fitness Center.

Designed by architect Cesar Pelli, FAIA, the beautifully landscaped, 14-acre campus is located in the City of West Hollywood, CA. Pacific Design Center’s “Blue Whale” opened in 1975 at 750,000 square-feet. Realizing Pelli’s original vision, the Green Building followed in 1988 at 450,000 square-feet and, finally, the Red Building in 2012 at 400,000 square-feet, offering class A, creative office space for premier businesses, including entertainment, fashion, technology and the arts.

Pacific Design Center is located in the heart of West Hollywood, at the corner of Melrose Avenue and San Vicente Boulevard. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please contact your design professional or our Design Services department to refer a designer who will accompany you during your visit.

8687 Melrose Avenue
West Hollywood, CA 90069
310 657 0800
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Guidelines
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Admission Policy
The PDC is open to design trade professionals only. Admission to the showrooms varies according to each showroom’s individual policy. Design professionals (designers, architects, etc.) may accompany their clients during normal business hours.

Design Clientele

To make arrangements for your clients to visit the PDC without you:

  • Write an email to Maria Hughes at mhughes@pacificdesigncenter.com with your client’s name, address and telephone number.
  • Specify the showroom(s) you wish them to visit, a contact person and the terms and service you would like the showroom(s) to provide, i.e., memo samples, tear sheets, prices, etc.
  • Specify the day your clients are to visit the PDC. If repeat showroom visits are to be made, indicate those dates in the letter. This letter must be signed by the design professional working with the client.

Not all showrooms will allow visits by unaccompanied clients, so please check with the showroom in advance.

Advise your clients they will be required to show a letter of introduction to every showroom they visit in the building.

Members of the Public

If you are not currently working with a designer but would like to take advantage of PDC’s vast array of exclusive inventory, you should contact Corey Pernicano at 310 360 6418 or email cpernicano@pacificdesigncenter.com to coordinate admission to showrooms. Generally, showrooms will not allow public admittance to their suites without correspondence from the building.

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Holidays Closures
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Building Closure Schedule
The PDC building is closed during national holidays. See the list of official building closure dates. Please contact the showroom directly if you plan to visit.
NEW YEAR’S DAY     - Friday, January 1, 2021
PRESIDENT’S DAY     - Monday, February 15, 2021
GOOD FRIDAY     - Friday, April 2, 2021
MEMORIAL DAY     - Monday, May 31, 2021
INDEPENDENCE DAY     -
Monday, July 5, 2021 (observed)
LABOR DAY     - Monday, September 6, 2021
THANKSGIVING DAY     - Thursday, November 25, 2021
DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING     - Friday, November 26, 2021
CHRISTMAS DAY     -
Friday, December 24, 2020 (observed)
NEW YEAR’S DAY     -
Friday, December 31, 2021 (observed)
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Showrooms
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Visit Our Showrooms
Browse the showrooms in the PDC Building! The PDC is home to over 70 luxury showrooms and 2,000+ product lines and offers an unparalleled line - up of residential and commercial products.
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The Trade
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To the Trade
Open to design trade professionals.
 The PDC building is where creative visions come to life. We invite the design professional to explore our showrooms and be inspired, cultivating new ideas for their clients.

While designer registration is not required for admission to PDC, it is strongly advised. Each showroom will qualify design professionals and trade buyers when they enter unless they are not already a known customer of the showroom. Policies may vary from showroom to showroom, as do sample and quote request requirements.

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Public Visitors
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Shop the PDC
Our insider consulting & buying program provides consumers not presently working with a designer the opportunity to purchase a limited number of items at to-the-trade only prices plus a modest administrative fee.

This service extends a coveted privilege to select from the variety of textiles and furnishings available only at the PDC. Contact Cory Pernicano at 310 360. 6418 or cpernicano@pacificdesigncenter.com.

SHOP THE BUILDING

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Leasing
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Lease a Space
Coveted for its ideal location, generous floor plans, exceptional amenities and professional management, Pacific Design Center is the choice location for showroom and office space.
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Book a Venue
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Rent a Venue
Pacific Design Center serves the needs of the design, entertainment and arts communities by providing spaces for screenings, exhibitions, lectures, meetings, special events, fashion shows and receptions, as well as many locations throughout our 1.6 million square foot campus for movie and television production filming.
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Amenities
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Explore Cuisine & Fitness Options
The Pacific design center is home to an exclusive tenant-only state of the art fitness center and some of the best food and beverage options in the neighborhood. After a day of shopping, grab a seat and enjoy a tasty bite and beverage from one of our offerings.

Silver Bullet Express

Silver Bullet Express is your destination for fresh, simple, customizable and delicious fast-casual California fare.

Opening October 2021

 

Pacific Design Café

Located on the Melrose Avenue Plaza of the Blue Building, Design Café offers alfresco dining of your favorite salads, soups and sandwiches.

Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

Pacific Design Fitness

Designed by Michael Graves, membership-only Pacific Design Fitness offers a wide range of state-of-the-art fitness equipment and a variety of classes, including boot camp and yoga, and is open to PDC designers and tenants.

Suite B206
310 360 6416

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Office Tenants
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Pacific Design Center Design Gallery is an exhibition space located in the former MOCA building on the PDC campus. PDC Design Gallery is devoted to art and design, engaging internationally renowned artists, celebrated designers, noted curators, professional design organizations and leading academic institutions to draw upon the collective intelligence and creativity of California’s vast design culture, as well as international design invention and innovation.

Coveted for its ideal location, generous floor plans, exceptional amenities and professional management, Pacific Design Center is the choice location for showroom and office space.

The Red Building has been designed to exceed the expectations of the most demanding clients offering 400,000 square feet of world class office space in two towers atop eight levels of convenient parking in the heart of West Hollywood.

The 750,000 square-foot blue building revolutionized LA's design industry. Tansformed by the iconic Green and Red, it now connects top-tier design, art, media and entertainment brands

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Preferred Hotels
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Enjoy your Stay
For your convenience, we have partnered with the neighborhood's best hotels. Book early and receive unbeatable rates just for friends of the PDC.
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Careers
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Searching for the brightest in the design industry and beyond
The PDC showrooms and offices look for individuals who bring passion and talent to the design industry and beyond.

We are home to over 70 luxury showrooms and offer an unparalleled line-up of residential and commercial products. Always at the forefront of its industry, the PDC provides its visitors — which include some of the biggest names in interior design and architecture — with unique experiences including informative seminars, professional programs, networking opportunities, exclusive design services and more.

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Blue Lobby Exhibit
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Now Featuring Artist Matthew Rosenquist
PDC is devoted to art and design, engaging internationally renowned artists, celebrated designers and noted curators

On view in the Blue Lobby through March 6, 2022 is an installation of figurative sculpture by Los-Angeles based artist Matthew Rosenquist.

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