Crossing Paths: The MTCC Competition, 20 Years Hence
Exhibition Opening, 12:00 PM, Graham Resource Center - S.R. Crown Hall
Opening Reception: Friday, October 27th, 6:00PM
Exhibition on view October 27– November 20, 2017
In 1997, the Illinois Institute of Technology announced an international design competition for the construction of the first new building on campus since 1971. The University hosted an international design competition, with finalists including Peter Eisenman, Helmut Jahn, Zaha Hadid, Kazuyo Sejima, and the Office of Metropolitan Architecture. Rem Koolhaas’ program for uniting academic and residential zones while incorporating Mies van der Rohe’s 1953 Commons Building received top honors.