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Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center

Urban Design

Client
City of New Orleans
Location
New Orleans, LA
Partner
Eskew+Dumez+Ripple

Spackman Mossop Michaels provided the landscape architectural design for the library renovations. The front of the building features a learning wetland garden which filters and cleans water coming from the roof of the building. The back “reading room” courtyard features a wood deck around existing trees and decomposed granite courtyards.

Recognition

  • 2017 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
  • 2014 Louisiana Landmarks Society’s Award of Excellence in Historic Preservation
  • 2014 AIA Louisiana Chapter Merit Award
  • 2013 AIA Gulf States Honor Award
  • 2013 AIA New Orleans Honor Award

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