• Church of Scientology | Puerto Rico

    San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2024   The adaptive re-use of an existing 1960s building in Santurce, Puerto Rico, for a Class V Organization presents a unique opportunity to transform a historic structure into a flagship facility for the Church of Scientology International. With a program that includes 64,000 square feet of dedicated rooms for the […]

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  • Capilla Div. Niño Jesus

    Capilla Div. Niño Jesus

    Orocovis, Puerto Rico (2008)   Situated on a picturesque 2-acre expanse, this visionary project heralds the advent of a new architectural landmark in the serene environs proximate to the town of Orocovis—a chapel designed to accommodate 500 worshippers and serve as a spiritual sanctuary for the local community. Embraced by the verdant embrace of nature, […]

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  • San Francisco Parks Master Plan

    San Francisco, CA (1999)   The primary goals of the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department Assessment and Strategic Plan were to identify the goals, trends, and needs for future park improvements and provide the support information to generate a funding package to accomplish these improvements.   YSA lead the project effort coordinating an extensive […]

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  • UCSF-San-Francisco

    UC/San Francisco Master Plan

    San Francisco, CA (1999)   While the Mission Bay street grid effectively integrates the campus with the surrounding communities, it contributes to the nondescript nature of the site. In order to establish a distinct identity for the campus, the Master Plan proposes a contiguous network of pedestrian spaces as an alternative to the surrounding grid […]

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  • San Jose Downtown Master Plan

    San Jose, CA (1999)   Working with many diverse constituencies, YSA envisioned a livable city and developed a set of policies, guidelines, and actions to realize it. The vision centers on an outstanding public realm, building on a network of streets and public spaces, framed and activated by development, and served by transit connections. The […]

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  • San Francisco Streetscape Plan

    San Francisco, CA (1995)   The Downtown Streetscape Plan is the guiding document for the development for the Downtown Pedestrian Network called for in the Downtown Area Plan.   Selected to assist in the development of design guidelines for the downtown pedestrian street YSA established a street Typology, General Streetscape Guidelines, and Street Element Codes. […]

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