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InterActive Studio

Grand Rapids, Michigan

We are an Architectural Design Studio focused on improving the user experience through a user centered design process. We have experience in a variety of building environments in which success and innovation in design has been fueled by users participati

Aquinas Academic Building

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Architectural

Story

This project involved renovation of an existing Library floor (22,000 SF) into a new innovative learning environment for students and faculty.  The environment is made up of classrooms and faculty offices with additional "in-between" spaces dedicated for informal interface between faculty and students.  The concept developed from a number of "stakeholder workshops" with administrators, faculty and students.  The response reflects an effort to enhance communication|collaboration between the administration, faculty and students, through shared ideas, visioning and learning from one another.

Facts

  • Title: Aquinas academic building
  • Location: Grand rapids, michigan
  • Postal code: 49506
  • Phase: Complete
  • Green: Leed silver
  • Size: 22000.0