You are viewing 5 articles by the author Jared Brey concerning Architecture

    • Architect Cecil Baker in his office | Emma Lee / WHYY

Finding the form with Cecil Baker

Cecil Baker will often pause before he speaks. In meetings of the Civic Design Review Committee, he will sometimes lean back in his chair, further back than you’d expect, as though…

    • St. Bonaventure | Photo by Bradley Maule

St. Bonaventure condemned, but who will salvage its soul?

Editor’s note: This story is a collaborative effort between PlanPhilly and Hidden City Philadelphia. With common interests and a natural allegiance, we pooled our resources to see what—if anything—gets salvaged…

    • S. Broad tower model

Video: Architect Gene Kohn talks about design for Dranoff hotel on South Broad

On Tuesday, the City Planning Commission approved a bill that changes the zoning for a property at Broad and Spruce streets to make way for developer Carl Dranoff’s proposed SLS International…

    • Three-story house on a two-story block.

Councilwoman wants to limit building height on two-story blocks

Update: At its monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 18, the City Planning Commission will consider the bill described below. Those interested in testifying may attend the meeting, at 1 p.m., in…

    • dolphin vestibule

Armory demolition underway; The Dolphin takes over sidewalk

After 127 years, the old armory building on South Broad Street is finally coming down. A crane inside the building was pushing around a giant pile of debris Monday morning, and…

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