Architecture / Featured

Ten Proposals for Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Empire Stores, 7 Historic Waterfront Warehouses

Team 8’s proposal for the Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Empire Stores Warehouses

The plans for Brooklyn today leave no space undeveloped. Luckily, the borough often does redevelopment correctly – with proper homage to the history of the place where the redevelopment occurs.

For years, the seven Empire Stores coffee warehouses, dating back to 1869, have been falling into …