Westmead Millennium Institute in Sydney

Westmead Millennium Institute Sydney, NSW

Design: BVN, Architects. The building is designed to provide a flexible space that facilitates connectivity and collaboration amongst the research community. The design reflects the idea of “seeing the science”, whereby the form of the building reflects the inner workings and functions.

Syracuse Center of Excellence NY

Syracuse Center of Excellence, NY

Design: Toshiko Mori Architect. This 55,000 sqft research center building on a brownfield site is for a federation of over 200 institutes, corporations and academic programs that collaborate on the research and promotion of environmentally responsible technologies.

Science Center Medical Technology Building Berlin

Science Center Medical Technology, Berlin Building

Architects: Gnädinger

This new German healthcare building presents itself in the center of the New Berlin – the Science Center Medical Technology at Potsdamer Platz. The new building is the representative office in the capital city for the medical technology company Otto Bock HealthCare GmbH, which is based in Duderstadt.

41 Cooper Square, New York

41 Cooper Square: New York Building

Design: Morphosis, Architects. New photos added of this dramatic, sustainable academic building. The distinctive building on Third Avenue between East 6th and 7th Streets was New York City’s first LEED certified academic laboratory building.

Recreation Center in Nauen, Berlin

Recreation Center in Nauen, Berlin

Located on the corner of Bredower Weg/Karl-Thon-Straße in Nauen, Germany, an old facility will be replaced by a new design with multi-functional spaces, offering the visitors to use all year around, won the first prize in a limited design competition.

Ocean Space Centre

Ocean Space Center – Marine Technology Research Centre

The design by Snøhetta architects calls for the creation of a completely new marine technology centre near Trondheim in the north of Norway, with an ocean basin placed in the middle of the sea.

The World Ocean Space Centre building will comprise 90,100 sqm of new space with 1,000 employees and 500 students if politicians approve the most ambitious alternative, costing up to NOK 10 billion.

Meinel Optical Sciences Building

Meinel Optical Sciences Building – Tucson Building

Design: richärd+bauer – this building houses optical research labs, faculty offices, auditoria, conferencing and interaction spaces. It is the first of a series of clusters that will replace the existing buildings over time.
The building is an abstraction of a “Camera Obscura”: daylight is introduced by a series of apertures in the skin, interacting and modulating the spaces within. A series of vertical light shafts, each with a specific optical surface, penetrate the building and terminate in a series of two story interaction spaces.