Allegheny Commons East

Submitted by Yin on Sun, 01/06/2013 - 18:43
Architect Name: 
Katselas, Tasso
Date(s): 
1974
Neighborhood: 
Region - Allegheny County - North

Location

Northside; 255 E. Ohio St.
United States
40° 27' 8.9928" N, 80° 0' 10.2456" W

19 4-story brick townhouses. Internally focused housing project with streets and ramps weaving through units, and architectural motifs from Italian hill towns.
REF:Donnelly (2010) p.93; Toker (2009) p.118
Bibliography

  • Carnegie Mellon University Architecture Archives: drawings
  • Apartments of the Year.  Architectural Record 155:6 (Mid-May 1974), 107-128.
  • “Pittsburgh architect Tasso G. Katselas.”  SD: Space Design 130 (June 1975), 27-59.
  • “Low-Rise Housing in America: The Urban Scene: Allegheny Commons East.” Process Architecture 14 (April 1980), 48-51

 
 
 

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