What a difference a year makes! Last August the rendering for 170 North 5th Street, an 18-unit apartment building on a Williamsburg block bursting with new development, made its way into our consciousness. The building was already under construction, but the design from RKT&B Architecture and Urban Design was a bit staid for Williamsburg standards, and we promptly forgot all about it?until Curbed roving photog Will Femia recently happened by the site, and, uh, can somebody tell us what the hell happened?
· Gene Kaufman & Hot Karl's New Burg Friend Revealed [Curbed]
· 170 North 5th Street [RKT&B]