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Carl and Ruth Shapiro Campus Center, Brandeis University
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Architects
Charles Rose Architects Inc., Charles Rose
Dates
  • Constructed, 2002
 Podcasts
Brandeis Shapiro Campus Center - Context, Form, Program - Charles Rose and Susi Sanchez, AIA, LEED AP
Campus Center - Negotiating a "Round Building" - Charles Rose
Description
Our intent was to invest this hub of student life with vitality and inviting warmth for students who seek out its lounges, café, and club meeting rooms. By necessity, then, the campus center had to be a counterpoise to traditional New England architecture. At its core is a three-story atrium that floods with natural light. It is further animated by a bold copper-paneled stair that, as it changes course, creates spacious landings for chance encounters or people-watching; overhead, two bridges li...
Charles Rose Architects
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Location
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453
United States

Nearby Items
Carl J. Shapiro Science Center, Brandeis University699 feet
Carl and Ruth Shapiro Admissions Center, Brandeis University715 feet
The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University0.3 miles
Lois Foster Wing, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University0.7 miles
Waltham Watch Factory1.4 miles
Norumbega Park2 miles
Browne House2.7 miles