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Grinnell College - Residence East Campus

Grinnell College - Residence East Campus

Grinnell, IA

Grinnell College - Residence East Campus
Grinnell College - Residence East Campus
Grinnell College - Residence East Campus
Grinnell College - Residence East Campus

2005 MCAA International Excellence in Masonry Award Winner

Mason Contractor: Forrest & Associate, Inc. Certified Mason Contractor
Architect: William Rawn Associates

Project Description

Four new residence halls (259 beds, 106,000 s.f.) complete the northeast quadrant of the Grinnell College campus through a contemporary interpretation of the College's traditional loggias and continuous linear building edges.

The strong linear form of the new buildings creates a permeable edge that engages the town of Grinnell. The campus side is animated by an alternating pattern of two-story lounges and sun-filled outdoor rooms connected by a loggia along the entire length.

Native Iowa limestone was used throughout the project, making reference to a traditional local building material - in fact it is the same stone used to support the dome of Iowa's state capitol building.

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College and University
Commercial
Education: 9-12
Education: K-8
Government
Industrial
Institutional
Landscape/Hardscape
Rehabilitation/Restoration
Residential: Multi-Family
Residential: Single Family

“The opportunity to ‘talk shop’ with other mason contractors is extremely valuable.”

Joe Bonifate
Arch Masonry & Restoration
MCAA member since 2012

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