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Old Mutual Central Campus / Perry + Anderson Architecture

  • 00:00 - 28 April, 2010
Old Mutual Central Campus / Perry + Anderson Architecture
Old Mutual Central Campus / Perry + Anderson Architecture

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  • Architects

    Perry + Anderson Architecture / Glen Loudon Architect
  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa
  • Category

  • Project Team

    Stuart Anderson, Victoria Perry, Anthony Stricker, Glen Loudon, Mfusi Ngayi, Mahlubodwa Noah, Sivuyile Mcilongo
  • Structural Engineers

    KFD Wilkinson
  • Client

    OMIGPI
  • Architectural Technical Documentation

    Trifactor
  • Area

    2230.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2008

Text description provided by the architects. This project was to create a new business school for the Old Mutual Investment Group.

Careful consideration of the existing campus of buildings at the head office of Old Mutual in Cape Town saw the positioning of the new training facility in an underutilised courtyard and existing ground floor office space.

The new portion of the building fits into its site and adjacent buildings much like a Tetris block as it had to connect to existing floor levels and circulation routes. We had some fun off setting a rather rigid grid (and subsequently simple box shaped building) with gentle yet defining curved walls to the training rooms and a sculptural curved concrete staircase.

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Cite: "Old Mutual Central Campus / Perry + Anderson Architecture" 28 Apr 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/57672/old-mutual-central-campus-perry-anderson-architecture/> ISSN 0719-8884
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