Westcott Remix 2022 Update

Westcott Remix 2022 Update

A brief history of 534-44 Westcott St. Westcott St. – a bustling neighborhood center, supporting successful businesses and a diverse community of residents – is the commercial heart of the Eastside. Up until the 1960s, the entire main street corridor was supportive of...
Integrating Art and Architecture

Integrating Art and Architecture

How can art and architecture work together to strengthen our sense of place? Westcott Remix is designed to incorporate painting and relief sculpture into two locations on the building facade. With the integration of these artistic elements we hope to create meaningful...
Refining Facade Designs

Refining Facade Designs

We’ve developed three building design concepts to take to the next level of detail and exploration. These are varied expressions of what the Remix can be, one more extroverted, another introverted, and a third that’s a combination. In this post, we’ll share how those...
Facade Variations

Facade Variations

The feedback was clear, and so we’ve developed design options for multi-faceted facades. A couple of months ago, we shared four massing schemes exploring possibilities for the building’s Size and Style. Overall, the feedback we received preferred designs that divide...
Interior Flow & Spaces

Interior Flow & Spaces

How do a building’s circulation elements (such as entry and exit points, hallways, stairwells and elevator) determine the character of the spaces within? Every building is defined by a unique navigational structure. The ways in which a building dictates the movement...
An Outdoor Space: What Works?

An Outdoor Space: What Works?

Where is your favorite outdoor patio, and what makes it great? The Westcott Remix will include an outdoor space on the sidewalk level. This space is planned to measure approximately 30’ by 30’ and would sit at the south-east corner of the building, right along the...