Architectural Archives

  • Point Counterpoint II

  • Harbor concert, Odense, Denmark, July 22 1989 (Herb Ferguson photo)

  • Sketch of Thames Barge sounding board by Kahn, 1961

Louis I. Kahn, Barge Architect

Monday, Aug. 28, 2017Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
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Harvey & Irwin Kroiz Gallery, Architectural Archives
220 South 34th Street, Philadelphia

Louis Kahn designed two barges for the American Wind Symphony Orchestra. 

Works on view include original design sketches, models, film footage, historic photographs.

Questions? Please contact the Architectural Archives at 215.898.8323.

This exhibition has been made possible by the generous support of the Georgia Hencken Perkins Endowment, the Shedd Endowment, and the Friends of the Architectural Archives. 

The Architectural Archives extends a special recognition to the Kroiz Family for their early and enduring support of the Louis I. Kahn Collection and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission for securing the funds for preserving the Kahn papers in the Commonwealth.