290 Mulberry is Still Peeling

Posted on: October 5th, 2010 at 6:12 am by

SHoP Architects’ 290 Mulberry is still in a world of shit. Not even a colorful lightshow could help them out of their looming foreclosure funk. Now Mother Nature is conspiring against it. Severe downpours and gale-force winds of late have been pummeling the stalled, helpless condo development into submission. Thanks to gradual weathering from each successive storm, the compounded damage is spelling certain doom for the east-facing exposure.

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We’ve been keeping tabs on the beleaguered facade since our last checkup six months ago. In these ensuing months, the gray paint continued to bubble and burst, resulting in more unsightly peeling. There are now four new bald spots with additional air pockets already in the works.

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Meanwhile, their website is business as usual.

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