Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Accession Number: 
26446
Call Number: 
aCxUS K024f S25e06
Order Title: 
Environmental Communications
Type of View: 
exterior
View Title: 
northwest corner of complex
Image Rights: 
copyright protected
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
American
Subject: 
institutes (buildings)
Subject: 
functionalism
Work Types: 
Architecture; research buildings; research institutes
Preferred Title: 
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Agent Display: 
Anshen + Allen (American architectural firm, 1940); Louis Isidore Kahn (American architect, 1901-1974); Wayne McAllister (American architect, 1907-2000)
Date: 
1991 (alteration)
Materials: 
Theodore Gildred Court paved in Italian travertine; laboratory buildings made of concrete walls with teak wood insets
Measurement: 
105,000 ft2 (area, entrance courtyard)
Alternate Title: 
Salk Institute for Biological Sciences
Alternate Title: 
Salk Institute
Locations: 
La Jolla, California, United States
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Brutalist
Style/Period: 
Modernist
Classification: 
Architecture