250 Delaware Avenue, architectural restoration, Terraclad sunshade

Progress on 250 Delaware: Parking Ramp Receives Terra Cotta Façade

SOURCE: Buffalo Rising
BY: Tim Scanlon
DATE: September 28
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250 Deleware Rendering

Photo Rendering: Uniland Development Company

Construction crews at Uniland Development Company’s 250 Delaware Avenue have been busy camouflaging the attached parking ramp cornering Chippewa and South Elmwood. The façade application consists of thin, staggered terra-cotta strips (or battens) placed horizontally, attached to vertical reliefs. The screen is best viewed at an angle, where it is most effective in sheathing the otherwise basic parking structure and transforming it into a complex that feels a bit lighter and more sculptural… Read the Full article on Buffalo Rising.