Jake Johnson

Jake Johnson

Los Angeles, CA, US


Academy of Sciences- San Francisco

Renzo Piano designed museum that consists of large biospheres that contain specific atmospheric qualities that allow non native tropical plants and animals to thrive in those spaces.

It was originally an adaptive re-use renovation of an aquarium that is now a world class destination for architecture and biological sciences. My role in the project was construction adminstration, mechanical design and some tectonic problem solving in the later stages of design and construction. 

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Status: Built
Location: San Francisco, CA, US
My Role: Architectural Designer & Engineering Consultant.
Additional Credits: Renzo Piano Architects, Rana Creek Design