307 Second Street, Austin, Texas hotel and condominiums
Some small ideas have huge implications when scaled appropriately. Animate began with a focus at street level, working to comfortably nestle the many overlapping demands of a high-rise as it transitions into the streetscape and urban fabric.
So suspending stairs and outdoor spaces emerged as the seductive draw, up and into the building– as in this view of the Hotel Event Spaces, with an exclusive stair connecting the Fitness Center and Spa:
We design places that people enjoy using.