About Strada

Strada means “street” in Italian. Streets matter to us. They’re the fundamental infrastructure of our cities and the core of our civic lives. They’re the connections between buildings, people, and public spaces. This is why we’re so inspired by them and it’s a shared commitment to these values that brought our principals together. Just as people mingle on city streets, our office is a place where we freely exchange ideas, challenging and inspiring one another to create exceptional work.

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Lessons from the 2015 AIA Knowledge Summit


“Is knowledge knowable? If so, how do we know that?” —Nicholas Rombus, Carnegie Mellon University Professor, 1972 I spent the last couple of days with some of the smartest people I’ve ever known. This was AIA’s third Knowledge Summit, and I have been privileged to join each session. In fact, I was the only non-AIA ...




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What makes a place great?

chance encounters

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seeds of inspiration

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a sense of community

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stories to explore

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Strada creates extraordinary places for people


We are a cross-disciplinary design firm where creative thinkers give form to experience (and have fun doing it)

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Lessons from the 2015 AIA Knowledge Summit

Strada projects highlighted in BD+C feature article “Innovation Districts + Tech Clusters”

Evansdale Crossing—It’s all about connections

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We invite you to explore the places we have made


Corporate and Non-Profit

Today’s workplace is different. We design bright, healthy, open, flexible working environments where ideas flourish and productivity soars.

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Education, Science, and Technology

We create spaces that foster curiosity, transfer knowledge, nurture achievement, and inspire. Our labs, classrooms, and in-between spaces are flexible and inviting to encourage collaboration and discovery.

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Exhibits, Museums, and Signage

We thrive in blurring the distinction between gallery and exhibit, bringing stories to life that ignite visitors’ imagination, emotions, and memories.

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Recreation and Retail

We relish making places where people can play—a winding trail along the water’s edge, an airy wine bar to indulge in Riojas, enticing storefronts that dazzle shoppers...

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Residential and Community

Life is busy. You shouldn’t have to go far to work, play or simply relax. We design dynamic, mixed-­use communities that are inviting and livable for all ages.

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Planning and Mixed-Use

Vibrant places are mixed places—layered with history, enlivened with activities, enriched by people of different ages and interests.

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Market Square Place

Downtown Pittsburgh

Center for Science and Technology

La Salle University

Weavers Way Co-op

Philadelphia, PA

The Webb Law Firm

Pittsburgh, PA