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Child’s Play: The Don Fisher Clubhouse

Doug Tom, FAIA The Boys and Girls Club opened its new Don Fisher Clubhouse in Hayes Valley this February. On a spot where the Central Freeway once touched down, now kids from the Western Addition, Hayes Valley, and the Tenderloin

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Child’s Play: The Don Fisher Clubhouse

Doug Tom, FAIA The Boys and Girls Club opened its new Don Fisher Clubhouse in Hayes Valley this February. On a spot where the Central Freeway once touched down, now kids from the Western Addition, Hayes Valley, and the Tenderloin

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The Kiosk Kraze

Joanna Lo & Andrew Wolfram In the 12 years since San Francisco’s historic Ferry Building was renovated, the artisanal food market on the ground floor has been going gangbusters. On top of that, three times a week, the Ferry Plaza

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The Kiosk Kraze

Joanna Lo & Andrew Wolfram In the 12 years since San Francisco’s historic Ferry Building was renovated, the artisanal food market on the ground floor has been going gangbusters. On top of that, three times a week, the Ferry Plaza

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The Other Side of the Table: When the Architect Becomes a Client

Recently I had the opportunity to spend some time on the client side of an architecture project. It was an eye-opening experience. In my case, it came about because of where I live, in the Forest Hill neighborhood of San

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The Other Side of the Table: When the Architect Becomes a Client

Recently I had the opportunity to spend some time on the client side of an architecture project. It was an eye-opening experience. In my case, it came about because of where I live, in the Forest Hill neighborhood of San

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Ongoing Evolution

They say nothing is permanent except change. Well, we’ve been living proof of that, particularly over the last couple of years.

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Ongoing Evolution

They say nothing is permanent except change. Well, we’ve been living proof of that, particularly over the last couple of years.

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Transformational Design: Preservation Meets the Present

To me, preservation isn’t just about rejuvenating a part of the past. It’s also about transforming the present.

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Transformational Design: Preservation Meets the Present

To me, preservation isn’t just about rejuvenating a part of the past. It’s also about transforming the present.

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Advocating for Children

What San Francisco needed was an advocacy center for children: a facility consolidating child protective services, criminal justice and law enforcement entities, and medical and mental health workers under one roof.

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Advocating for Children

What San Francisco needed was an advocacy center for children: a facility consolidating child protective services, criminal justice and law enforcement entities, and medical and mental health workers under one roof.

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Kids On The Move

While we can’t single-handedly make a dent in the city’s affordability crisis, we have been involved in several recent projects to benefit children and families and help keep them put.

BGCSF Groundbreaking Ed Lee 2

Kids On The Move

While we can’t single-handedly make a dent in the city’s affordability crisis, we have been involved in several recent projects to benefit children and families and help keep them put.