Practicing at the confluence of art, architecture, and building technology, we collaborate with clients to create buildings and environments in dialogue with culture and place.
Identifying and evaluating healthier building materials is a formidable, rapidly evolving challenge. Here’s how we’re starting to unpack this complex issue at JENSEN.
San Francisco Chronicle’s urban design critic, John King, finds a hopeful message in the recently reopened Willie “Woo Woo” Wong Playground. He writes: “The fact is, these public spaces aren’t simply decoration. They’re part of the civic infrastructure that makes a place more or less livable — not as obviously essential as roads or power lines, but critical all the same. They also signal how decision makers value ordinary people. A welcoming park or playground says that your presence and well-being are valued.” Read the full review here.
Curbed San Francisco has named Minnesota Street Project among “The Bay Area’s 10 most important buildings of the past decade.” The list, recognizing provocative structures that have redefined our region, applauds MSP for its adaptive reuse accomplishments and as a model of cultural preservation.