Rice University Visual and Dramatic Arts
The design for VADA is a mountainous landscape defining the campus edge, dedicated to creative production; with a distinct expression on each elevation, it draws on different eras of material history at Rice, creating specific relationships to campus buildings and landscape.
Houston, TX, US
Sharon Johnston, Mark Lee
Tori McKenna (Project Lead), Nicholas Hofstede (Project Manager), Miaojie Ted Zhang, Stephanie Tyler, Lindsay Erickson
Kendall/Heaton Associates: Laurence Burns (Executive Principal), Nobuhiko Shoga (Principal In Charge)
Finalist, Invited Design Competition