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Class of 1945 Library

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Louis Kahn
 
location New Hampshire, Exeter
function library
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An outstanding collaboration of design and technology, this icon of cleanly articulated structure is a cultural centre and modern architectural masterpiece for the original quadrangle of the renowned Academy. The massive block of dark-red brick reveals a surprising delicacy. It is artistically ahead of its time and will continue to enlighten as a spiritual touchstone of great design for generations of architects.

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Class of 1945 Library
Address
Main St. 20
United States
http://www.exeter.edu/libraries/4513_4522.asp
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Project is public!
Opening hours Visits to the library must be made during the library's scheduled hours. Visitors should realize that more than 2,000 individuals visit the library each year. It is impossible for us to vary our hours to accommodate visitors' schedules. Advance scheduling is appreciated for group visits. Please call Edouard Desrochers 603-772-4311 ext. 3562 to find out
Completion 11- 1971
ArchitectLouis Kahn
Client Philips Exeter Academy
 
Project ID 7056
Latitude/Longitude 42°58'52N 70°57'07W
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