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Contrarian Micro Textures' InvariMatte® Stainless Steel Finish Plays Vital Role in New LA Arts High School: Time Tested Product Helps Architects Achieve their Vision

The proprietary stainless steel matte finish, InvariMatte®, from Contrarian Micro Textures is helping to create an architectural crown jewel in downtown Los Angeles – the dazzling new Los Angeles High School for the Visual and Performing Arts, also known as Central L.A. High School # 9.

In a city highly regarded for its role in the arts, the seven-structure, five-acre campus, with space for 1,600-students, is a prized asset of L.A.’s ongoing Grand Avenue project—which, when finished, will comprise part of a cluster of cultural attractions and architectural wonders, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Los Angeles Music Center, and the Colburn School for Performing Arts. The new school is located at 450 N. Grand Avenue.

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Contrarian Micro Textures' Popular InvariMatte® Roster Expands Product Line with New InvariMatte® Black Stainless Steel Finish

Contrarian Micro Textures, a Pittsburgh-based, high-performance architectural metals company serving clients throughout the world, has just added another InvariMatte® stainless steel finish to its roster of products: InvariMatte® Black, a non-directional, uniformly textured finish with a thin black oxide film. The lineup of InvariMatte® stainless steel finishes has proved popular in many market sectors and, in particular, has allowed Contrarian Micro Textures to gain a strong foothold in the airport construction market.

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