Institute for Contemporary Art, Virginia Commonwealth University
First Prize

Institute for Contemporary Art, Virginia Commonwealth University

First Prize


Sited on a busy intersection, the building has a double front: one side opens from the city, the other from the sculpture garden. The 4,000 square meters are organized in four branching and superposed galleries that reference the parallel narratives present in contemporary art. These galleries define the main entrance, with a central atrium that connects the different spaces... [+]


Obra Work

Institute for Contemporary Art, 2011-2018

Arquitectos Architects

Steven Holl, Chris McVoy (arquitectos diseñadores design architects); Dimitra Tsachrelia (arquitecto de proyecto project architect); Garrick Ambrose, Rychiee Espinosa, Scott Fredricks, Gary He, Christina Yessios (equipo de proyecto project team)

Consultores Consultants

BCWH Architects (arquitectos asociados associated architects); Robert Silman Associates (estructuras structural engineer); Arup (ingeniería mecánica mechanical engineer); Michael Boucher Landscape Architecture (arquitecto paisajista landscape architects); L’Observatoire International (iluminación lighting consultant); Convergent Technologies Design Group, Inc. (audiovisuales audio/visual consultant