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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Posted in Built by Almendra Zarazua on September 3, 2010


Building: Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Location: 260 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Project Status: Completed December 2001
Architect: Rafael Viñoly
Structural Engineers: Dewhurst Macfarlane and Partners, in association with Goldreich Engineering, PC
Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing Consultants: Arup
Fire Safety Engineers: Hughes Associates, Inc.
Civil Engineers: Ang Associates
Lighting Design: Claude R. Engle Lighting Consultant
Graphic Design: Wojciechowski Design
Security Consultant: Aggleton & Associates
Geotechnical Engineer: McClymont & Rak

AE Interests: “The building is surmounted by a transparent, folded plate-glass barrel vault that extends the length of the structure and ends on both sides in a colossal glass arch.”

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

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