The University of Chicago Center
The University of Chicago is a leading academic and research institution that has driven new ways of thinking since its founding in 1890. As an intellectual destination, the University draws scholars and students from around the world to its campuses in Hyde Park and Hong Kong, and centers around the globe. The University provides a distinctive educational experience and research environment, empowering individuals to challenge conventional thinking and pursue research that produces new understanding and breakthroughs with global impact.
Built on a historically important site on Mount Davis, the Hong Kong campus was designed by Revery Architecture. With FLOS Infra-structure a tubular structure with an industrial aesthetic, creating a network of light within the space led his team to create a campus that combines modern functionality with preservation of and respect for the site’s history, featuring the adaptive reuse of existing heritage buildings on the site.