Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF), Arthaus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has topped off. The firm’s first residential tower in the city, the 47-story structure is located along the famed Avenue of the Arts directly across the street from the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.
Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has been selected as designer of the new student center for Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, after a months-long international design competition led by a special advisory committee.
Each project is unique, but there are some common mistakes, problems, and inefficiencies that occur on a regular basis, affecting the cost, schedule, or performance of building enclosures. Understanding material qualities and resultant performance is the core of good masonry construction.