Sunrise at Sheepshead Bay, completed in 2000, is situated on a dynamic waterfront site adjacent to shopping, commercial fishing, charter cruise businesses and historic Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York. This facility is an Assisted Living Residence with a specialized wing designed for those individuals suffering from the early stages of dementia. Heavy use of masonry in intended to reference the existing surrounding communities housing stock. The visual focus of the structure is the lighthouse-inspired fourth floor screened porch. This feature is a dramatic light in the evening marking the building an instant landmark.
Sunrise at Sheepshead Bay: Brooklyn NYC
Michael Gelfand @ Gruzen Samton