Progress on Kickstarter’s forthcoming Greenpoint HQ has been ongoing, but perceptible improvements have been hard to report for the last few months. Well that and my lack of snooping around…
Architect Ole Sondresen has released a project portfolio for the Kickstarter project. Visit the link to view an illustrated rendering of what their vision for the roof deck/courtyard seen above will morph into.
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Work in progress. The guys are bringing in the supporting construction frames. They will be installing Doka formwork products, which is like LEGO for big boys.
While the plans call for a theater, art gallery, lounge and cafeteria in addition to offices, I’m still holding out in hope it’s a medieval castle.
Signs of life have emerged! Yes, been snoozing through demolition the last couple of weeks, but now the art of framing has begun. There will be a floor plan emerging through the darkness soon enough.
Goodbye pencil factory, hello dream factory! Here’s a pre-renovation look at the first floor interior from the cargo bay door at the west end of the building.