Cardiovascular Building

fritzler knoblock Cardiovascular Building - Day Shot Photo

Fritzler-Knoblock
1967
NW 56th and Independence, OKC

This stilted stunner located on NW 56th behind Baptist Hospital was surely one of the most exciting designs in the area when it was constructed. ┬áHere’s a dramatic night shot of it taken soon after construction:

fritzler knoblock Cardiovascular Building - Night Shot

 

Sadly, little but the stilts remain of this glorious design. ┬áSometime in the ’80s or ’90s, it was horribly remodeled and now looks like this:

fritzler knoblock cardiovascular building now

 

For more information about Fritzler-Knoblock and their work, go here.