Sarah Lawrence College – Heimbold Visual Arts Center
|Architect:||Polshek Partnership Architects (currently Ennead)|
|Client:||Sarah Lawrence College|
The Heimbold Visual Arts Center is a facility that includes six studios interchangeably available for sculpture, painting and visual fundamentals. The Center also includes a soundstage, darkroom, facilities for printmaking, a visual resources library, and a 200-seat auditorium for the visual arts. The professionals of Vidaris provided comprehensive Sustainable Design consulting services for both Energy Efficiency and environmentally responsible architectural measures. Their role followed the project from conceptual design phases through construction, including commissioning of MEP systems. Energy Efficiency Measures resulted in 24 percent lower energy cost than ASHRAE-required, per DOE-2 simulations. The professionals of Vidaris worked on this project while part of another company.