ELEVATIONS
       
     
site context plan
       
     
enlarge context plan
       
     
floor plans
       
     
model photo
       
     
building perspective
       
     
detail sheet
       
     
ELEVATIONS
       
     
ELEVATIONS

55 LAGUNA Multipurpose Building in San Francisco, was a collaboration with Wolf Architecture for WOOD Partners.

It provides a gym and community space for a 300 unit housing complex now under construction.

site context plan
       
     
site context plan

The multipurpose building is located at the focal axis of a pedestrian street. FA provided the original design concept of this street which is in keeping with the character of a Mews which are prevalent in San Francisco.

enlarge context plan
       
     
enlarge context plan

The multipurpose building is located at the focal axis of a pedestrian street and a semi-public park.

floor plans
       
     
floor plans

The three levels of the Multipurpose Building provides a linkage to connect the various functions of the site; pedestrian street, semi-public garden, walkway from the street.

 

model photo
       
     
model photo

The model illustrates the building which functions as a node to the housing community.

building perspective
       
     
building perspective

This view is from the semi-public garden, to the community room, and the community deck above. The elevator and stairs decend to the gym and the pedestrian street below.

detail sheet
       
     
detail sheet

This drawing illustrates one of the design's functional innovations where a custom trough is fabricated to conceal the roof drains, lighting system, and sprinkler system.