Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing Center

Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing Center

Aislinn Weidele/Ennead Architects via Bloomberg

A waiting room at the new $66-million Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing Center in the Bronx. Ennead Architects used soft colors, wood paneling and extensive daylight to create a calming environment for applicants awaiting homeless housing assistance. Intricate artworks by Lane Twitchell fascinate waiting children.