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Barwon Health Teaching Training & Research Centre / Billard Leece Partnership

  • 00:00 - 20 October, 2010
Barwon Health Teaching Training & Research Centre / Billard Leece Partnership
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Text description provided by the architects. This project challenges the view that clinical interiors need to be limited in colour or texture.

Using a limited achromatic palette of external materials, the perception of a vibrant visceral-like interior is heightened in this integrated clinical teaching, training and research centre in Geelong, Australia.

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The project is part of the redevelopment of the Geelong Hospital site, providing facilities for Deakin University Medical School, and Barwon Health Services’ teaching, training and medical research facility.

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Rising three levels above a carpark, the building rests on a brick plinth, masking the carpark behind, and recalls the bris-soleil of the modern to give life to its street elevation.

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Cite: "Barwon Health Teaching Training & Research Centre / Billard Leece Partnership" 20 Oct 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/83306/barwon-health-teaching-training-research-centre-billard-leece-partnership/> ISSN 0719-8884
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