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525 Olive

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  Architectural Light Environmental Graphics

525 Olive is rising above Balboa Park and is the highest residential address in the city, with unparalleled views spanning every horizon. These stunning perspectives are matched by equally impressive interiors and amenities, with bespoke design and curated spaces. by architect Joseph Wong and the renowned studio of Jules Wilson. All of this, in a parkside setting that gives you doorstep access to Balboa Park with downtown San Diego just a few blocks away.


The lighting design was integrated into the architecture to highlight the stunning features of this new San Diego icon. Using all LED sources in appropriate color temperatures to add sophistication and dramatic effect to the modern design that pays homage to the past.

525 Olive San Diego CA 92103

Project Owner/Developer:

Contact Name/Email:
Joe Zink / jzink@greystar.com

Project Architect/Designer:
Architect: JWDA

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  1. Darwin Andreasen

    I like the way the lighting is not the main character. The lighting allows me to be with the structure without trying to grab all my attention.

  2. Vivian Montgomery

    Chris Dragman is an amazing ilumination designer. I’ve seen his work before, and the artistry speaks for itself!


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