uk/hidden ABOUT THE AUTHORS Matthew Goer, above, is a director at Associated Architects
Ian Barker, director of estates at the University of Birmingham, said: "We are delighted to be working with Associated Architects
and Willmott Dixon on this exciting project, which will deliver high-quality facilities for a truly pioneering school.
The four-year redevelopment at the school by Associated Architects
won the Client of the Year regional award at last night's ceremony.
Working with associated architects
Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF), he has extrapolated the monochromatic planes of earlier MoMA structures--stretching taut skins of glass, aluminium and dark Zimbabwe granite across new buildings along 53rd and 54th Streets--and he has refocused the multi-part complex about a restored and subtly extended Sculpture Garden, an oasis of green in Midtown Manhattan.
Located within Kushner Companies' Westminster Corporate Center campus, 18 Columbia Turnpike is a three-year-old, three-story structure designed by Rotwein & Blake Associated Architects
of Fort Worth, and the architecture is by Ankrom Moisan Associated Architects
Birmingham's Hidden Spaces is an ongoing project by Associated Architects
and the Birmingham Post, revealing the secrets hidden behind the facades of Birmingham.
Mike Harkin, Vice Principal (Corporate Services), said: "The University College and Associated Architects
have been working very closely with the city council planning department and conservation planners for over a year now to ensure a very high quality modern building, which also respects the character of the Jewellery Quarter conservation area.
The construction contract was awarded to Turner Construction, and architecture is by Ankrom Moisan Associated Architects
Matthew Broomhead, CU4Coaching; Helen Brotherton-Ratcliffe, PwC; Karis Cochrane, Associated Architects
; Lucy Ainscough, EY; Steve Townsend, Associated Architects
18 Columbia Turnpike was designed by Rotwein & Blake Associated Architects
to accommodate a single tenant or multiple users.
has been hired to oversee the design and build out the new facility; Platt, Anderson, Freeman Associated Architects
will design the layout of the new building; Office Environments of New England will provide the interior design and furniture installation; and Paige Electric will be responsible for all electrical work.