Avalon Dogpatch

Location: San Francisco, CA
Architects: Pyatok Architects, Owen Kennerly, Mithun/Solomon

How do you replace a 650-foot-long metal shed adjacent to a freeway with appealing new housing?

Three different architectural firms were hired to transform Indiana Street into a desirable and active residential neighborhood.
The developer mandated that each building be unique in its design and utilize a variety of materials.
By meeting with each firm individually and then collectively a harmonic color palette was approved.

Photos: Bruce Damonte