St. James Cathedral
Restorations, Renovations, Additions
Restored rose window, and new raised entrance plaza.
The existing entrance facade had obliterated any vestige of the original or Catholicism.
New entrance plaza and restored front facade.
Extensively restored rose window, entrance precast and new entrance patio.
The existing sanctuary had been filled with organ pipes and wood platform.
View of the cathedra and presbytery at the apse.
View of sanctuary.
Study model of nave and sanctuary.
Sanctuary renovation study.
New marble collonade reredos detailing.
New reservation located at base of bell tower.
View of the minute existing balcony.
View towards new balcony and organ pipes moved to the back wall of the church.
New glazed narthex wall and balcony addition above.
New daily chapel.
Digital model of cathedral.
The existing conditions chapel and administrative center had little definition in relation to or contrast to the existing church.
The new chapel is designed to meld with the existing church. Beyond the chapel the tower is seen in its restored state. The new chapel masks the 1980's administrative building addition.
View of restored fenestration and tower and new chapel addition.
New chapel addition..
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