Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building at Drexel University in Philadelphia

Drexel University Building, Philadelphia

Diamond Schmitt Architects has received the Interior Green Wall Award of Excellence at the 2013 CitiesAlive Conference for an innovative campus building at Drexel University in Philadelphia. NEDLAW Living Walls is co-recipient of the honour that recognizes the advancement of sustainable design.

Annenberg Public Policy Center - APPC Philadelphia

Annenberg Public Policy Center – APPC Philadelphia

The design of the new building had to satisfy two conditions: firstly, it had to integrate harmoniously into the existing building development, and, secondly, the client wanted the architects to reflect the research focal points of the APPC – communication, media, and public order. In short, the building was to appear transparent and open.