Gallery: Rafael Viñoly’s Green-Roofed Mathematical Institute at Oxford ...

Rafael Viñoly has sent us renders of the new Mathematical Institute at Oxford University, which will have a green roof, combined heating and cooling, a self-shading facade and a series of other sustainable features that will help it achieve a targeted rating of BREEAM Excellent. The project is the first of several buildings that will make up the Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, and it's designed to amalgamate the formerly scattered mathematical department in one central and private location that pays respect to both its environmental and its historic context.

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