The University of Iowa

Visual Arts Building receives LEED Gold certification

Visual Arts Building exterior at dusk

FM received notification last week the UI Visual Arts Building has received LEED Gold certification. The building received 63 out of a possible 110 points for new construction.  The 136,000-gsf Visual Arts Building was built in 2016 and has won several prestigious awards for architecture and interior design. Steven Holl is the architect; Mike Kearns is the senior construction project manager; Beverly Robalino (retired) was the senior design project manager; and Kris Kluseman is the interiors project manager.