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Porcelain Floor Tile Reinforces Sustainable Design

The Trolley Stop recently opened its doors on the campus of Lafayette College in Easton, PA, and the full-service restaurant is not only for students. The new establishment, which also welcomes the local community, offers a “home-style diner classic” feel and features ingredients from local farmers and makers from across Pennsylvania’s Leigh Valley and Pocono Mountains. The […]

BKP Designs the Trolley Stop at Lafayette College

BKP designed the Trolley Stop, a full-service restaurant that welcomes college students and staff and all community members who wants to enjoy a “home-style diner classic featuring ingredients from local farmers and makers from across the Lehigh Valley and Pocono Mountains.” BKP helped the college in fulfilling their goal of lowering the diner’s carbon footprint by […]

BKP Designs the MarketPlace at Gallaudet University Using Concepts of DeafSpace

BKP recently renovated five spaces located in the I. King Jordan Student Activities Center at Gallaudet University — the MarketPlace, a 1990’s era retail food service; the Rathskellar, a center of social gathering and informal seating area; Gender Inclusive Restrooms; Interfaith Sanctuary and the Student Kitchen —to cater to the current needs & expectations of the […]

Principal Daley honored by ENR MidAtlantic among the Top Young Professionals of 2022

BKP Principal Caitlin Daley is honored among Top Young Professionals of 2022 by ENR MidAtlantic.  The awards program honors 20 individuals who have built extraordinary industry portfolios in just a few short years. This annual award represents the best and brightest emerging design and construction leaders from across Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and […]

BKP Designs Community Center for Upper Darby

Mayor Barbarann Keffer of Upper Darby, Pa., announced a $1 million grant from the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program to build a new community center. The project demonstrates the borough administration’s foresight toward sustainable architecture and community engagement. BKP designed an initial concept for the 15,000-square-foot facility to include meeting rooms, a multi-purpose gymnasium, and […]

Educational Interiors Showcase Outstanding Design

BKP’s design for the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Pre-Clinical Simulation Center has been named an Outstanding Design in the annual American School & University Magazine Educational Interiors Showcase. The sole project recognized in the Healthcare Facilities/Teaching Hospitals category, the Pre-Clinical Simulation Center appears in the August 2020 edition of the magazine and […]

GRID Magazine features Venice Island

Completed five years ago, an innovative and collaborative project restored Venice Island between the Manayunk Canal and Schuylkill River in Philadelphia’s Manayunk neighborhood. The $46 million Venice Island project revitalized an abandoned, flood-prone site into a vibrant community space and it continues to attract media attention, including a recent article in GRID Magazine. “Storm King” […]

New Principal Caitlin Daley

BKP Architects proudly announces the promotion of Caitlin A. Daley, AIA, from Associate to Principal. She joins founding partners Darrell Kratzer, AIA, and Joseph Powell, AIA, in practice management and projects throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. “Since joining BKP, I’ve shared Darrell and Joe’s passion for creating memorable architecture and supporting our clients with excellent […]

New Bridesburg Pool Opens

Crowds were on hand for Bridesburg Pool’s Dedication and Re-Opening Day June 17. Dedicated by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, the public pool replaces a much-loved community venue with a modern, accessible version. Bridesburg Pool has been part of the community since 1954. For over 50 years, city lifeguards received their annual training, countless children took […]