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Karten Centre

Residential / Small
Karten Centre

Location: Birmingham

Contract Value: 400k

Completed: 2002


Whilst at Associated Architects Mark Kingsley carried out the concept design for the Karten Centre an IT building on the campus of Queen Alexandra College. The building contains three IT suites, which can be opened up into one through the use of moveable walls, a break out space with adjoining associated facilities which are all fully accessible to both the physically and visually challenged. It is a climate responsive building which utilizes sustainable materials, natural ventilation and underfloor heating.

The centre was opened by Princess Anne in 2004.