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.