Valerio Dewalt Train Associates have made the the new offices for Adobe in San Francisco.
Adobe, headquartered 50 miles south in San Jose, established its San Francisco presence when it acquired Macromedia at the end of 2005. Macromedia occupied the historic Baker & Hamilton Creating at 601 Townsend Street and the newer 625 Townsend Street up coming door. Just lately, Adobe leased added space at 410 Townsend Street 2 blocks away to meet the wants of its increasing workforce. Adobe’s new workplace technique, which was produced for their San Jose campus, was implemented at 410 Townsend although delivering a unique identity for the room.
Adobe occupies about 44,000 SF, comprising 2-one/2 floors of this 4 story creating. When you enter the constructing, you instantly see Adobe’s illuminated logo to their suite entry situated in the direction of the end of the extended and narrow historic lobby. As you enter the space, you are greeted by a customized perforated display wall, punctuated with the Adobe brand that defines the edge of the large Town Hall area, Hipster. This multi-practical room is designed to be the building’s hub. Making a venue for all-hands meetings, ar2rk openings, guest speakers, hack-a-thons or just lunch with co-employees. The new finishes throughout the space usually provide an impulsive pop of color and texture towards the buildings traditional SOMA exposed brick and hefty timber framework.
At the second and third floors, visitors are greeted off of the elevator by the folding charcoal entry that is weaving its way close to the present constructing structure. The upper floors consider benefit of the buildings rather long and narrow floor plate by placing conference rooms that run along the building’s core that provide close proximity for the open workplace spot. At the north end, the lounge provides a respite from the bustling perform day by delivering a excellent see of the San Francisco skyline. Collaboration is in Adobe’s DNA and each community features a ‘team relax’ area that will take benefit of the views and offer a informal meeting location protected by a glazed enclosure. Environmental graphics and branding aspects are strategically positioned all through the floors, supplying imagery that is exclusive to Adobe and the site.
Architect: Valerio Dewalt Train Associates
Undertaking Staff: Louis Ray, William Turner, Matt Gamache, Surili Ranpuria, Audrey Bauer, Lacey Engelke, Stephen Killion
Contractor: NOVO Building
Consultants: Cushman & Wakefiled – Task Manager, Structural Engineers Integrated – Structural Engineer, ACCO Engineered Programs – Mechanical Engineer, Decker Electrica – Electrical Engineer
Photography by David Wakely