As a part of the Integrated Science Initiative, Ayers Saint Gross transformed Bryan Hall into a premier research facility for synthetic, instrument-based, nuclear, and radio chemistry. The existing central corridor on each level was relocated to the north side of each floor to create flexible lab layouts. Glass overlaid with a terracotta fin screen replaced a stone wall on the north façade, allowing daylight into the adjacent spaces and wonderful views.
Additionally, the new Forest Park Parkway pedestrian bridge provides safe and direct pedestrian and cyclist traffic across the Danforth campus, while Millstone Plaza was redesigned for student gathering between classes and serves as an impromptu outdoor teaching space. This project was completed in association with Trivers Associates.
The post-WWII era brought a surge of construction to college campuses. Today, many universities are at a crossroads regarding what to do with these buildings.
Ayers Saint Gross strives to make every project as energy efficient as possible. We’re signatories of the AIA2030 Commitment, and […]
To better accommodate pedestrians and cyclists, Washington University in St. Louis will build a wider, safer, and more accessible new bridge.
A new bridge, a new Metrolink station and a soon-to-be new chancellor at Washington University in St. Louis.