This iconic mid century building underwent a major renovation to give it a new life. The evocative brise soleil¹ pattern is derived from the original tenant's core business. The exterior LED lighting scheme is a temporary nod to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Where am I and what is the building? For extra credit name the architect!
Last Week's Photo: Singapore. South Beach
Sasaki’s new report on ‘What Makes a Great City’ supports some of the same conclusions, in a different way, as my UrbanGreen Index 14.1 and Preservation Green Lab’s ‘Older, Smaller, Better’. Its a quick read with great info graphics. Nice work!
Groundbreaking research that begins to provide real data for what we knew intuitively – fine grained, diverse neighborhoods are better.