the world's most visited architecture website

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

Sign up now to save and organize your favorite architecture projects


Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

Find the most inspiring products in our Product Catalog.


Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »


All over the world, architects are finding cool ways to re-use run-down old buildings. Click here to see the best in Refurbishment Architecture.

Want to see the coolest refurbishment projects? Click here.


Immerse yourself in inspiring buildings with our selection of 360 videos. Click here.

See our immersive, inspiring 360 videos. Click here.

Navigate articles using your keyboard
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Office Buildings
  4. United States
  5. Workshop8
  6. 2012
  7. Paisano Green Community / Workshop8

Paisano Green Community / Workshop8

  • 00:00 - 20 September, 2012
Paisano Green Community / Workshop8
Paisano Green Community / Workshop8, © Jesse Ramerez
© Jesse Ramerez

© Jesse Ramerez © Jesse Ramerez © Jesse Ramerez © Jesse Ramerez + 12

Text description provided by the architects. This infill development is surrounded by industrial and civic uses; therefore, our master plan placed the buildings on the perimeter of the site to create a strong set of edges and to form a protected central garden space providing a serene and secure oasis for the senior community.

© Jesse Ramerez
© Jesse Ramerez

The project was funded by an ARRA Capital Fund Recovery Competition grant from HUD which came with strict Buy American Act, UFAS and Enterprise Green Community guidelines. The project is the first NetZero, Fossil Fuel Free, LEED Platinum senior housing project in the United States.


View the complete gallery

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
About this office
Cite: "Paisano Green Community / Workshop8" 20 Sep 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
© Jesse Ramerez

Paisano绿色社区 / Workshop8

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.