About Philip Franks Architects

Philip Franks Architects (PFA) is a Center City Philadelphia architecture and planning firm, founded in 1997 by Philip E. Franks, AIA, AICP, an architect and planner with more than 45 years of professional experience.

Our specialties include historic preservation projects as well as the design, planning, and construction oversight of school facilities, in addition to transportation planning and public involvement work.

We tailor our approach to each project based on what the client envisions as their specific needs and goals.

PFA has the expertise and experience to bring a variety of projects to a successful completion by advanced planning, thorough design, coordination of related activities, resolving disputes, and the preparation of context-sensitive design solutions.