A look back at GRAM’s environmental performance
The U.S. Green Building Council reviews wHY’s first museum project, the Grand Rapids Art Museum, as initiator of sustainable art environments and thoughtful advancer of museum architecture. The USGBC kicks off the process of studying the GRAM’s environmental and post-occupancy performance.
“This museum, designed during the infancy of the LEED green building movement, became a proving ground for future generations of green cultural institutions and art museums. Today, “Integrated Design” is a well-accepted LEED pilot credit for all teams to explore internationally.” -Joyce Lee