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Friday Architects/Planners Inc.

1420 Walnut Street , Suite 1502 Philadelphia, PA 19102-4015
Phone: (215) 564-0814

About the Firm

Friday Architects/Planners Inc. is Philadelphia's original Community focused design firm. We are an architecture, interior design and planning office where projects are formed by the ideas of many people; clients, users, consultants and the community at large. We act as moderator, advisor and designer to guide the process. This has been our tradition since 1970. We serve civic, non-profit, community-based, educational, collegiate, institutional, sports, recreation and even residential clients. Our projects are noted for being creative, cost effective and memorable.

Types of Work
30% Educational Facilities
5% Foodservice/Restaurant
5% Housing (Multi-Unit)
5% Housing (Small Projects/Additions)
20% Recreational
5% Retail/Shopping
30% Sports/Athletic Facilities

Special Services

Small Projects (under $50k)


Sustainable Design

Firm Personnel
  • 5 Total Staff This Office
  • 2 Architects (Registered)
  • 1 Interior Designers
  • 1 Graphic Designers
  • 1 Administration

Examples of Projects

String Theory Charter School; The CedarWorks; Palladino's Passyunk; Tullio Arena; Franklin Towne Charter Elementary; Drexel Athletic Center Masterplan; Reading Terminal Market; Easton Market; Paines Park Project; Friends Central Athletic Center; John Miller Dickey Hall; The Caring Center

Recognition / Awards

Kline & Specter Squash Center (AIA Philadelphia), Reading Terminal Market (Preservation PA Planning Award) Paines Park Project (AIA PA Citation of Merit, AIA Philadelphia Urban Design Award)

Anthony Bracali, AIA; Frank E. Mallas, AIA

Frank E. Mallas, AIA

Kim DeStratis, NCIDQ

Anthony Bracali, AIA

Anthony Bracali, AIA

Anthony Bracali, AIA

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