School of Marine Sciences Rupin Academic Centre Michmoret IL

2nd place winner

This was a closed competition the firm was commissioned to do, along with 4 other Architecture firms. The program was to design the new campus for the marine science faculty, south of Michmoret, adjacent to eh existing marine.
At the base of the design was an extensive research to understand the teaching methods, the connections between the different functions of the school and the relations between the school, the research work and the sea.
The proposed building demonstrated a homogenous project, developed in phases. The project incorporates all the components required in the brief in a sustainable layout. The buildings were located on site to enhance its ability to produce wind and sun energy. The green concept presented in the proposal was much innovated at the time it was proposed.
The project received a “best unrealized project” award of AI magazine in Israel.