Louis I. Kahn Collection

Barge, Point Counterpoint for the American Wind Symphony Orchestra

Pittsburg, PA; Built

1964-67

Project Notes

  • Architect: Louis I. Kahn
  • Structural Engineer and Contractor: Hillman Barge & Construction Co.; Elmer W. Easter of Easter Marine, Inc.; William R. Tyler of Alcoa.
  • Musical Acoustical Consultant: Christopher Jaffe
  • Earliest Date: 18 April 1964
  • Earliest Dated Drawing in the Kahn Collection: 6 July 1965
  • Latest Date on Working Drawings in the Kahn Collection: 21 November 1966
  • Date of Completion of Construction: Before 15 April 1967