august wilson center for african american culture
Project Description: This new cultural center located in Downtown Pittsburgh is a 65,000 SF mixed-use facility, housing a museum, flexible exhibit space, and performing arts theater. The center celebrates African American culture and honors the legacy of Pittsburgh native August Wilson. DMP installed a custom exterior curtain wall incorporating approx. 13,000 square feet of glass. Our work on this project also included interior all-glass dividing walls and all-glass entrances.
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Year Built: 2009
Architect: Perkins & Will
General Contractor: Turner Construction Company
Suppliers: Dlubak Corporation, Kawneer Company, Inc., PPG Industries, Virginia Glass Products Corporation
Awards: AIA Pittsburgh Award