<< Back to Gallery Listing Page University of Copenhagan KUA2 University of Copenhagan KUA2 Mar 17, 2014 With the interior focus on a central square, Arkitema Architects creates a more humane environment for around-the-clock studying. VIEW PHOTOS » Gallery Image Page Informaiton [Run Gallery Manager] IMAGE INFORMATION Link Image Title Caption Image University of Copenhagan KUA2_01 A system of ramps and stairs wraps through a central atrium—formerly an outdoor courtyard—that now serves as a new campus square. These white sculptural elements contrast the regularity of the grid established by the building’s concrete structure. University of Copenhagan KUA2_02 Built-in benches made from end-grain oak and a “carpet” of oak flooring define a cozy gathering area bisected by a reflecting pool within the campus square. University of Copenhagan KUA2_03 Light fixtures that mimic tree canopies make the campus square feel like the outdoors. University of Copenhagan KUA2_04 Punched openings visually connect departments to the main campus square. University of Copenhagan KUA2_05 The concrete structure—portions reused from the existing building, but mostly new—is revealed throughout. University of Copenhagan KUA2_06 Departments are color-coded for wayfinding. University of Copenhagan KUA2_07 Arkitema used travertine cladding on the exterior in a way that looks modern.