Project name: David H. Koch Childcare Center
Project location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Firm name: D.W. Arthur Associates Architecture
Jury comments: A childcare center assembled from prefab pieces using modular construction is configured to create lively transitions between indoor and outdoor spaces. The entire project feels playful. Vibrant exterior colors carry through to the ceilings of interior spaces. It’s a coherent, dynamic structure meant to inspire curiosity among its young users.
Client: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Consultants: VHB; GEI Consultants; Roome & Guarracino; Nitsch Engineering; Klopfer Martin Design Group; Arup; Triumph Modular