El Bario Artspace NYC

Adaptive re-use and renovation of an 115,000 sf Collegiate Gothic Revival brick and terra cotta school building by Charles B. J. Snyder into artist housing.

James Harwood Architect surveyed and analyzed the existing integrated and ornamental architectural terra cotta; and the ornamental copper steeple. JHA designed a restoration and replication strategy to meet preservation grant requirements. JHA developed structural solution for removal and reconstruction of steeple off site.