Gallery: Barnard College’s Diana Center is a Green-Roofed Gem in NYC

 
The Diana Center includes a number of green building strategies that make it eligible for LEED Silver certification, which it is currently pursuing.

The Diana Center is a relatively small campus made up of architecturally-varied buildings, located on Broadway in Morningside Heights. The college was relatively cut-off from the surrounding neighborhood, so Weiss/Manfredi were brought in to design a multi-use arts center that unifies the campus and creates an innovative center for campus life.

The new 98,000 square-foot campus building includes multiple arts programs like architecture and painting studios, a 500-seat performance space, and a black box theater. The center also features a cafe and a reading room in addition to classrooms and exhibition galleries.

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