UChicago News — "UChicago to begin construction on the new Center in Paris in June 2021"

"Over the last 20 years, the University of Chicago has transformed its model for international education and studying abroad, and has pioneered vibrant research collaborations across multiple continents. The positive influences of international education and collaboration are now present in every domain of research of the University and every program of study in the College, designed in ways that reflect the University’s core traditions and contribute to the globally integrated world of the twenty-first century. With the opening of the expanded Center, the University of Chicago is poised to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic more connected with the international scholarly community than ever before, and confident that scholarly work in Paris, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East will continue to be of vital importance.

The new space will be designed by Studio Gang, the Chicago-based design practice of architect Jeanne Gang, and built in partnership with Parisian developer Icade. Featuring amenities such as an amphiteater, great room, laboratory classroom and active gardens on the ground floor and rooftop, the expanded Center will more than double the space of the current building, providing unrivaled opportunities for dynamic research and learning."

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University of Chicago Center in Paris, campus designed by Studio Gang



Journal du Dimanche — "La prestigieuse université de Chicago s'installe à Paris"

University of Chicago Center in Paris, campus designed by Studio Gang

Studio Gang selected in international competition to develop new, mixed-use building to house the University of Chicago's Center in Paris.