Pacific Northwest College of Art

Pacific Northwest College of Art

The Pacific Northwest College of Art project transformed an aging Federal Building into a contemporary College of Art.

The Pacific Northwest College of Art project transformed an aging Federal Building into a contemporary College of Art.

Location
Portland, OR
Sector
Buildings
Market Type
Higher Education, Renovation/Adaptive Re-use
The Pacific Northwest College of Art project included seismic and building systems upgrades while preserving the historic fabric of the common spaces and meeting spaces. The seismic upgrades utilized 38 Fluid Viscous Dampers, only 1 of 4 buildings in the Portland region to use this seismic energy dissipation technology.