The Canyon tower building, San Francisco, California

The Canyon tower building

MVRDV’s residential complex The Canyon on San Francisco’s waterfront is complete. The 23-storey mixed-use building, MVRDV’s first completed project on the west coast of the United States, is part of a masterplan that creates the wholly new neighbourhood “Mission Rock” overlooking San Francisco Bay.

Dolores Heights Residence, San Francisco, California

Dolores Heights Residence San Francisco California

The circulation for the jones | haydu designed Dolores Heights Residence, San Francisco, is a straight axis, interacting with the building’s forms as they ascend to the main entrance. Continuing at the interior, one’s experience along this axis is always anchored on the downhill end by Sutro Tower