ARTSWEST

The ArtsWest and Music Student Centre is the administration building for all faculty of arts and faculty of music students. The proposed works include a refurbishment of the existing arts west building at ground and level 1, and a 2-storey extension to the building.

ArtsWest is the newly created home for the Bachelor of Arts, part of the oldest faculty in the University of Melbourne, founded 1853. Created in a joint venture between architecture firms ARM + Architectus, the new building houses collaboration and research spaces for students and teachers. Built by Kane Constructions, FabMetal & Melbourne Facades, Inhabit advised on the engineering and buildability of the double skin façade which includes curved curtain wall panels and galvanised, laser cut and rolled steel fins as part of the design.

 

  • Scope
    FAÇADE CONSULTANT
  • Location
    MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
  • Architect
    ARM | ARCHITECTUS
  • Built
    KANE CONSTRUCTIONS | FABMETAL | MELBOURNE FAÇADES