Arthur Lubetz Associates Architects
Friendship Development Group
Sota coordinated with all members of the project team, providing their expertise while at the same time establishing an open forum to encourage cooperative discussion…
— Walt Folwer
Contract Amount: $4.1m
Size: 39,000 s.f.
Type: New Construction
Construction of a unique four-story steel frame and masonry building with commercial spaces and artist workspaces occupying the first floor and 18 residential, loft-style, for-sale condominiums occupying the upper floors.This project was part of a community revitalization program in the center of the Penn Avenue East Liberty District. A tight budget and complex design added to the challenges of this unusual artisitic space.
This project received a Citation of Merit from thhe AIA Pennsylvania Design Excellence Award 2010.