Gund Gallery (Art History Museum/Gallery), Kenyon College

A carefully designed and crafted centerpiece for the campus. It houses a 100 feet long gallery, arts storage, class rooms, auditorium, offices and other support facilities to serve the unique needs of the program. The three dimensional interconnected roof truss is engineered to allow for optimum amount of natural lights while providing a light feel to the structure.


Owner: Kenyon College

Architect: Gund Partnership

Contractor: Albert M. Higley Co.

Location: Gambier, OH

Status: Completed

Key Attributes: Education, Steel, Concrete, Braced Frames, Below Grade, Earth Retaining, Picture frame Diaphragm, Three Dimensional Roof Truss, Saw-tooth Roof, Monumental Stair, Open Floor Plans, LEED Silver.

(With LeMessurier)