Edison Center Government Offices

Edison Center Government Offices WHAT Office Building WHERE Louisville, KY WHEN 2016 This 100,000 square feet office renovation was a complete rebuild of a historic building in downtown Louisville. The building had been vacant for numerous years and was in disrepair. The building was constructed with a phased occupancy plan to allow the tenant to…

bCatalyst

bCatalyst WHAT Heritage + Historic WHERE Louisville, KY WHEN 2013 The goal of this venture-capital incubator is to foster the development of emerging e-commerce businesses.  Incorporated within an historic, heavy-timbered industrial warehouse is an energetic, interactive and technically advanced interior to enhance that goal.  The first-floor lobby spine slices through the space to a playful…

Louisville Ballet Center

Louisville Ballet Center WHAT Arts + Museums WHERE Louisville, KY WHEN 2013 This headquarters facility combined an existing industrial building with a new addition.  The form and materials of the addition express the movement, energy and the gravitational defiance of dance.   Huge windows reveal the rehearsing figures to passersby.  The plan efficiently compartmentalizes administrative and…

Speed Museum Garage

Speed Museum Garage WHAT Architecture WHERE Louisville, KY WHEN 2013 This 300-car parking structure and related site development re-establishes the importance of a major diagonal campus pedestrian-way and creates an intimate approach to the museum entrance, while complying with University height and footprint restrictions.  The basic ‘L’ shape of the parking diagram is contrasted with…

Danville Downtown Garage

Danville Downtown Garage WHAT Architecture WHERE Danville, KY WHEN 2013 Joseph & Joseph + Bravura was commissioned to study the demand for new parking in the historic business district and to produce a feasibility study.  The results of this study gave rise to Danville’s first parking structure.  The three-story brick and steel mesh structure is…