St. Louis Magazine recognizes The Jan Phillips Learning Center as its “St. Louis At Home 2018 Architecture & Designer Award” winner for commercial space. With the efforts of our partners at Hellmuth & Bicknese Architects, the adjudicating body praised the structure for “thoughtful design with a social conscience.”
“Challenged to use net-positive regenerative building practices at The College School’s Jan Phillips Learning Center, the architects structured the building to focus on multi-sensory experiences that include a daily and seasonal sundial. The building arrangement lends 360-degree views, providing optimal orientation for passive solar heating, solar electric panels, and natural ventilation. ‘Good on these folks for possessing the formula for a 10, at least in my ledger—thoughtful design with a social conscience,’ says judge Arrol Gellner.” See the full article here.