The transformation of the historic Domino Sugar Refinery into modern offices seems to finally be in motion.
Domino Park officially opened Sunday -- the fanfare included acrobatics, music and performances -- and was flooded with children all weekend.
Just a few more days and Brooklynites will finally be able to access more waterfront green space in Williamsburg.
When Domino Park opens to the public, it will have waterfront seating, picnic areas, bocce and volleyball courts, and a playground designed to resemble a colorful version of the former factory here.
Recent decisions by the Landmarks Preservation Commission have caused members of the preservation community to question the agency's commitment to preserving the architectural heritage of the city.
Chakrabarti has become a prominent voice in the debate over how our cities will be constructed in the face of global warming, a housing crisis and increased gentrification.
Surprisingly, a proposal for the adaptive reuse of the Domino Sugar Refinery was approved by the Landmarks Preservation Commission this morning with no changes.
The team behind the redevelopment of the Domino Sugar Refinery needs to go back to the drawing board for its surprising new direction, first revealed in October.
New renderings for the Domino Sugar Factory have been released ahead of a Landmarks Preservation Commission meeting.
The building's new architect, Vishaan Chakrabarti of Practice for Architecture and Urbanism, wants to leave a gap between the new building and the old.