Rochester Institute of Technology Selected Winstanley Architects to Design Campus Master Plan
TEAMED WITH LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT HARGREAVES JONES
Miami, March 30, 2020 – WINSTANLEY ARCHITECTS & PLANNERS [www.winstanleyarchitects.com] announced today that the firm has been selected to prepare the Master Plan at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).
Winstanley will team with renowned international landscape architecture firm Hargreaves Jones, with whom Winstanley has worked with for over 25 years on numerous academic, civic and planning assignments both nationally and internationally. The project is expected to get started in the summer of 2020 and will take approximately one year to complete. Winstanley’s newly established Miami design workshop will lead the effort for the firm.
Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, they provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond the main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with nearly 19,000 students and more than 135,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities around the world.
About Winstanley Architects & Planners
Winstanley Architects & Planners is an award-winning architectural and planning design studio specializing in projects of distinction from a design, cultural, environmental, and political perspective. With design workshops in Washington, D.C., and Miami, the firm is renowned for its ability to seamlessly integrate planning, architecture and interior design in projects across the academic, civic, commercial, hospitality, mixed-use, renovation/historic preservation, and residential sectors in North America and the Caribbean. Focused on design-driven solutions to clients’ business goals, Winstanley designers think creatively and conceptually, blending complex technical elements to achieve realistic building systems and details that are buildable and long-lasting.
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