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Jason Lempieri

Navy Yard: Contemporary Architecture, But Will It Add Up? (Part II)

Navy Yard: Contemporary Architecture, But Will It Add Up? (Part II)

December 9, 2015  |  Vantage

What's been built, what's in the works, and what's on the boards. Contributor Jason Lempieri sizes up new corporate architecture at the Navy Yard > more

The Navy Yard: An Office Worker’s Paradise, Part I

The Navy Yard: An Office Worker’s Paradise, Part I

December 8, 2015  |  Developing Challenges, Vantage

Architecture professor and designer Jason Lempieri takes a look at the future of the Navy Yards with a critique in two parts. This first installment explores the dynamic, growing office park that emanates residential potential and begs for urban definition > more

Hot Or Not, Part II: A Drive-By Critique

Hot Or Not, Part II: A Drive-By Critique

September 17, 2014  |  Soapbox

New construction in Philadelphia is on fire right now. Perfect timing to feature another episode of "Hot or Not," courtesy of our indespensible drive-by architecture critic Jason Lempieri > more

Venturi's Guild House: 50 Years Of Everyday Extraordinary Design

Venturi’s Guild House: 50 Years Of Everyday Extraordinary Design

July 29, 2013  |  Vantage

Fifty years out, Robert Venturi's landmark Guild House still receives mixed reviews—just as Venturi might have it. Jason Lempieri provides his architectural insight of the landmark building (on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places since 2004) after its first century > more

Hot Or Not?

Hot Or Not?

February 15, 2013  |  Vantage

We put ten new buildings to the test > more