Buildings We Like- Hopkins

PU Chem Lab-011

Just opened in Princetion is the new Frick Chemistry Lab by Hopkins Architects. The whole thing looks like it was fabricated in a factory and assembled at the site. The color scheme is just a bit dry, but it is still striking. This is the main entrance recess:

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Each side has an generous arcade walkway:

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The center atrium is just an awesome space:

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Stairs & bridges:

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Refined details & finishes:

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I could not figure out if this column was really necessary, but it sure looks good:

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As an added bonus, you can get back to the main campus on the new pedestrian bridge:

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JM