Commercial and Hospitality

Crystal Jade

CONCEPT Crystal Jade Jiang Nan at Embarcadero 4 in San Francisco, is an ambitious 20,000 square foot first US project for the Singapore based restaurant powerhouse. Built over 2 floors, with a generous outdoor dining area, multiple private dining rooms, and an exhibition kitchen, the restaurant is accented with sweeping views of the Ferry Building..

Under Ramp Park

CONCEPT The Under Ramp Park Pavilion highlights one of three main entry points to a new neighborhood park within the Transbay Redevelopment District. Located between Folsom and Clementina, under the I-80 Folsom Street exit ramp and TJPA bus ramp, the Pavilion act as a beacon, a node and an interstitial point for dining, playing and..

Showplace East

CONCEPT The site of a former airplane manufacturing plant, the building was repurposed as two floors of light-filled showrooms in the heart of San Francisco’s design center. Large floor openings and a network of skylights create vibrant and dynamic spaces. Photos: Lucas Flandzinski

Fritz Cafe

CONCEPT A beloved fixture in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley Neighborhood, Fritz lost their lease along with their prized outdoor garden. Y.A. studio converted a nearby dark concrete shell into a light-filled cafe with living terrariums that brings the outside world in. Photos: Lucas Fladzinski