Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pa.
The Walters-Storyk Design Group, led by partner/project manager Romina Larregina, provided design services for a new facility to support Drexel Westphal College’s growing College of Media Arts & Design. This 1,500-square-foot facility, geared to accommodate recording/production, mixing and classroom-style instruction, features a corner window from the student collaboration area with views into the main recording room. Also included in the facility are a 140-square-foot post-production control room, two 1,000-square-foot MIDI labs, a lounge and an 800-square-foot archive suite. WSDG designed custom acoustic treatments and isolated environments. Featured equipment includes a Neve 5088 console, Genelec 8040 and Avantone Mixcube monitors, Xilica 4080 speaker processing, and an extensive collection of outboard gear.