Charles R. Drew Science Magnet School 59

Buffalo, New York

The award winning design merged a new elementary school with the existing Buffalo Museum of Science, creating a unique combination of community facility, renowned museum, and a science magnet school. The educational offering links an innovative science program with the priceless resources of a museum resulting in a mutually beneficial synergy. The formal exterior façade is designed to complement the character of existing historic architecture, while the interior reveals a contrasting style with open, dynamic, and technologically advanced spaces.