Gallery: Beautiful Boston Hospital Facility Glimmers With a Recycled Co...

 
A view from the top.

The Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston is shining bright with with a brand new facility that’s been wrapped in a block-long facade of glimmering recycled copper. Designed by Leers Weinzapfel Associates, the sustainable structure is now open and attracting plenty of attention with its beautiful and modern design. The architects’ objective was to design a building that would represent the ‘human face’ of the hospital while also remaining committed to environmental principles. As such, the facility boasts a a gallery and conference center inside, and a green roof, plantings and site pavings to absorb stormwater, outside.

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