All Projects tagged “Philadelphia, PA

Temple University Library

Designed by Snøhetta, Temple University’s new library is defined by a solid base clad in vertical sections of Mesabi black granite in narrow 6-inch strips with a split-face finish and sawn reveals in a variety of dimensions. Anchoring a new social and academic hub on […]

National Museum of American Jewish History

The bold, yet refined integration of glass and terra cotta at the National Museum of Jewish American History mirrors the project’s duality. An eighty-five-foot-high, light-filled atrium and historic location facing Philadelphia’s Independence Mall invites contemplative reflection while the terra-cotta ties the building to its neighboring […]