City Court Building - Table of Contents

2002 photos - City Court Building
50 Delaware Avenue at
Niagara Square, Buffalo, NY

Built:

1971-1974

Architects:

Pfohl, Roberts and Biggie

Style:

Brutalism

Status:

Ellicott Historic District

The windowless walls, which present an impenetrable facade to Niagara square, were designed to protect the courtrooms and judges' chambers from outside distraction, as well as to accommodate sculpture and define space.

Features thin vertical windows edging large concrete panels.

10 stories tall.




Left: BAC


Building features thin vertical windows edging large concrete panels.
Kenneth Snelson sculpture



Kenneth Snelson sculpture



Kenneth Snelson sculpture


Photos and their arrangement 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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