Burton Barr Phoenix Central Library


The Phoenix Central Library has become a landmark on the Phoenix skyline and an icon of late 20th-century modern architecture. It has quickly become a point of community pride, serving as an exciting nexus to the region`s library and informational needs. The library houses a 1,000,000 volume collection within its 280,000 square feet and was constructed at $98.00 per square foot.

Constructed, 1995

Old - Award for Excellence in Concrete - Publicly Funded Project (American Concrete Institute) in 1995