Johns Hopkins University engaged Ayers Saint Gross and Renzo Piano Building Workshop to design the future home of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Agora Institute, an interdisciplinary academic and public forum committed to strengthening global democracy.
The landscape design incorporates four major elements: defining a pedestrian connection, developing safe crossings, protecting an environmentally sensitive area, and establishing clear entry gates.
This master plan creates a flexible road map that integrates education, research, and patient care to guide the ongoing facility needs of the campus over the next 10 to 20 years.
The Carey Business School inhabits four floors of an office building to provide students with the opportunity to interact with local businesses.
The Homewood campus plan and subsequent updates reroutes roads through campus and adds green space, quads, streetscapes, and new building sites.
The master plan focuses on improving circulation and safety, creating specific zones of activity, and suggesting logical patterns of growth.