Jeremy Bittermann

California State University Chico Taylor II Arts and Humanities Replacement Building

The project is for the replacement of the existing Ava P. Taylor Hall with a new and larger three and four-story structure that more efficiently uses the land mass available for this building. The new facility is designed to meet the future instructional and public event needs of the University. 

Chico, California
Client:

WRNS Studio

Building Size:

91,000 sf

Project Cost:

$42 million

Certifications:

Seeking LEED Gold

Awards:

  • Award of Merit: AIASF Design Awards Architecture, 2017

Taylor II provides 525 lecture stations, 200 lower-division laboratory stations, 100 upper-division laboratory stations, 100 faculty offices, multiple replacement department suites (faculty administration), and a replacement Dean’s suite (academic administration). The new facility also includes a new recital hall/dance/recording arts facility, replacement art galleries, and graduate research studios and offices.

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