The Amsterdam University College(AUC)is an initiative oftheFree University of Amsterdamandthe University of Amsterdamand markswith its5800m² theentrance tothe Science Park.Thenew buildingcan accommodate900 students.It is astrikingbuilding provided with a cortensteelfacade.
JAZOcontinued thecorten steelinthefrontlouversandthe lattice facade on the ground floor.Behind this facade you will find varioustechnical facilities.With special attention todetails it has been possibleto combine design withahighly durablefacade solution.
Commissioned byconstruction companyM.J.de Nijs en Zonen, JAZOrealizedfacilities forthetechnical areabyusing latticefacade model HS-42.Thefacadeis partlyexecuted with ventilation.
The Amsterdam Architecture Prize 2013 (the Golden A.A.P) was awarded on Saturday 20 April 2013 to the Amsterdam University College (AUC) building in Amsterdam Science Park.
TheAUChas been designed asahomefor the international communityof students and teachers.