Project Archives

Sts Peter + Paul Hotel

Restoration and conversion of four iconic historic buildings to a boutique hotel

Freret Street

New construction, metal screen-clad mixed-use companion buildings along the bustling Freret corridor

Paladar 511

Interior build-out of a restaurant in an existing historic warehouse

Arts Estuary 1024

Renovation of an existing historic building to house an arts-centric nonprofit, featuring a new addition, interior finishes and bright colors.

Via Latrobe

Expansive development of mixed use along the train tracks separating the Marigny and Bywater neighborhoods, including 253 residential lofts, ground floor commercial space, a new pedestrian street, and generous shared outdoor space throughout the two-block site

Emerald Street Residence

Restoration of an iconic mid-century modern Curtis and Davis gem

Single Family Residence

A modern, single-family residence on a prominent, oak tree shaded corner in Metairie

Contemporary Arts Center

Adaptive re-use of an existing warehouse as space for galleries, flexible theaters, café and support spaces for a collaborative art community

Lengsfield Lofts

Modern materials and spaces inhabit an masonry warehouse adapted as residential lofts in downtown New Orleans

511 Marigny

A three-story former hosiery factory in Marigny is transformed into 47 modern lofts with a focus on highlighting the existing history and texture of the building.

Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity House

The ZBT Fraternity House boasts 18 single suites with shared bathrooms, social and study areas, laundry facilities, and state-of-the-art kitchen and dining facilities.

Big Red

The renovation of a 4,000 square foot New Orleans landmark building on Tchoupitoulas Street into four residential condominium units took care to retain and highlight historic textures throughout.

studioWTA Offices

The most daunting challenge an architect faces is often the design of his or her own space, but this 1937 factory building in downtown New Orleans provided clear inspiration as a collaborative workspace for studioWTA.

St. Joseph Rebuild Center

With an outreach objective to serve 250 to 300 people per day, this facility is a social service and recovery center for the transient population of New Orleans that burgeoned in the aftermath of the destruction resulting from hurricane Katrina and the levee failures.

Rice Mill Lofts

Adaptive reuse of a derelict, five-story masonry warehouse into 20,000 sf of ground floor commercial space and sixty residential lofts, townhouses, and penthouses, as well as an expansive roof deck.

Jefferson Presbyterian Church

Warm but minimal chapel inspired by an “economy of means” and religious iconography for a small congregation whose previous church had been destroyed by fire.

Wall Residential College

New construction, four-story undergraduate residence hall on Tulane University’s Uptown campus.

Lavin-Bernick Center

StudioWTA was honored to act as Associate Architect for VJAA in this complete reinvention of Tulane’s existing University Center. The project was focused on connecting building and campus in order to engage students and visitors more fully, through a combination of passive and active systems.