909 FULTON STREET

History of building

Built in 1961,

 

Known for almost 70 years as Luftenburg’s Bridal, one of the largest bridal boutiques in California. 

The building is currently vacant and exhibits some minor disrepair on the exterior; The courtyard fountains are currently drained and not in use.

This is a two story building with access to the rooftop. There are two entrances, and access to a spacious courtyard complete with sculptural fountains.

student vision of this space

This project aims to help small artist and provide them with affordable housing and a mixed use building for them to work. this way the community doesn't lose their artists, but rather fuse with  their local downtown Fresno .

These designs offer small but functional vendor spaces that could serve accessible food, meaning street food. So customer can come back to a familiar place and become regulars.