Casa Italiana, Columbia University

CASA ITALIANA, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY New York, NY

Architect – Buttrick White & Burtis/ Italo Rota

Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award, 1996

This 70 year old Stanford White designed Columbia University landmark was transformed to a center for the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America. Lighting was a major element in the circulation spaces, connecting areas through the use of continuous light boxes and indirect coves.