Posts Tagged ‘Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects’

Furness Rising

Furness Rising

November 9, 2012  |  Vantage

A century after his death the expressive architecture of Frank Furness is broadening the Philadelphia narrative and expanding our sense of what contemporary architecture can be, says George Thomas, the driving force behind Frank Furness 2012 > more

At Penn's New Park, Too Much Green Leaves Me Cold

At Penn’s New Park, Too Much Green Leaves Me Cold

September 25, 2012  |  Possible City

As in Penn Park, there is real ambition behind the just-opened Shoemaker Green on 33rd Street, writes Nathaniel Popkin, but the new public space leaves its star--the Cathedral of Basketball, the Palestra--lost in the woods > more

The Art Beneath Your Feet

The Art Beneath Your Feet

December 8, 2011  |  News

How a Philadelphia firm salvaged Coney Island boardwalk for the floor of the new Barnes Foundation museum on the Parkway > more