Sam Houston state university

Arts Complex and Central Plant Expansion

team

Architect |

Structural Engineer |

General Contractor |

Completion |

Kirksey Architecture / Gund Partnership

Ensight Haynes Whaley

Manhattan Construction

August 2019

New, 4-story, 71,000 sf complex congaing gallery spaces, graphic design and animation studios, wood and metal shop, sculpture and ceramics studio, small outdoor foundry, art laboratory, and office space. This project includes expansion to existing central plant to provide additional capacity. The structure is a mix of cast-in-place concrete and steel for longevity and heavy loading as well as flexibility and openness.