The glazing is now complete in Cohen Quad’s auditorium and, with the summer sun pouring in, it’s easy to see what a stunning and dynamic performance and lecture space this will be.
The auditorium glazing
The wishbone timber rafters create a unique sense of identity which are further illuminated by the roof lights installed towards the front of the auditorium.
The timber rafters with light pouring into the auditorium
From the exterior, on the scaffolding of the third floor, looking down, the curve of the roof is easy to spot and is an elegant addition to the north quadrangle.
View of the exterior
The interior walls will be stone clad, and there is a hidden storage space behind a false wall to the west of the building in order to store furniture when it’s not needed. This will ensure that the auditorium is fully versatile and suitable for performances, lectures, concerts, and even dinners.
The interior of the auditorium