Entry Title: "Potrero Hights Community and Senior Service Center"
Los Angeles,United States
Category and Expertise: Architectural Design, Professional
Dimensions: 4,000 square feet of building, 4,000 square feet of open space
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The Potrero Community Center is designed as a park pavilion to enhance its neighborsthe Potrero Heights Park, Arroyo Drive, and the Potrero Heights Elementary Schoolleveraging the park to create a sustainable center that will accommodate a broad range of activities for small and larger groups alike.
The building is sited towards the parking lot and street for easy accessibility, becoming a front door to the park. The large roof provides environmental protection for the interior and exterior spaces. The building responds to the landscape with large openings and transparencies seamlessly connecting the shaped topography to the interior.