Completion of Sean Collier Memorial at MIT Cambridge (USA)
Completion of Sean Collier Memorial at MIT, Cambridge (USA)
Constructed like a complex puzzle around a central keystone, the Collier Memorial comprises five archways in the shape of a protective open hand. The structure is built of solid granite to embody strength and encompasses a void at the center that evokes the absence of a large figure.
Architect: Höweler + Yoon Architecture
Specialty Masonry Consultant: Ochsendorf Dejong & Block
Structural Engineer: Knippers Helbig