Rebecca L. Binder
|Binder was commissioned to redesign the 1960's existing five-story student union (in the rear) and to design an addition--40,000 square feet in a new two-story base. Made of cast-in-place concrete with horizontal bands in sandstone, the addition focusses interest on the entrance pavilion.|
The long front and entrance
The corner and main entrance
The roof with open-air seating (under golden umbrellas) and the arced trellises of glu-lam beams
Click here to see the back, details, and interior views of the Ackerman Student Union.
Other works on this site by Binder include: Information Computer Sciences/Engineering Research Facility, U. C. Irvine, Phoenix Grill, U. C. Irvine, and University Dining Complex, California Polytechnic State University.
Click here to return to Women Architects Table of Contents.
Click here to return to Home Page (Digital Imaging Project: Art historical images of European and North American architecture and sculpture from Classical Greek to Post-Modern).