Stanford University, Anderson Collection

Designed and constructed a new 30,000 square foot LEED Gold equivalent museum, which houses over $500 million of modern and post-modern artwork. The collection was donated by the Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson and Mary Patricia Anderson Pence family. The Anderson Collection showcases artwork by notable artists, including Wayne Thiebaud, Richard Diebenkorn, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Robert Arneson, and Jackson Pollack.

Features:

  • Exhibition spaces below an undulating ceiling.
  • A grand central staircase, extending the gallery walls.
  • An open, one-room gallery layout.

Benefits:

  • Houses a multi-million dollar collection donated by the Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson and Mary Patricia Anderson Pence family.
  • The collection showcases artwork by notable artists, including Wayne Thiebaud, Richard Diebenkorn, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Robert Arneson, and Jackson Pollack.

Project Stats

Client Ennead Architects LLP, Stanford University,
Square Footage 30,000
Construction Cost $30.5 million
Completion Date 2014
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