Urban InPhil

In Construction. Expected Completion 2019.

ABOUT | These urban infill prototypes insert themselves into West Philadelphia's sea of porch-fronted row homes. Unlike most of Philly's iconic workingman's homes, these facades are rich with shadow lines, material variation, railings, and cornices. These projects respond in-kind by mirroring the depth and intricacies of their neighbors. Red brick creates a resilient base at the street while standing seam metal sits lightly on top and leans back; an interpretation of a dormer window scaled up.