Lawrence Hall (Williams College Museum of Art), Williams College--page one (of four pages)

Charles Moore (with Centerbrook); Chief Associate: Robert Harper
1982; 1986

View of the south side

This building houses both the art department at Williams College and the Williams College Museum of Art.

Ironic/ionic columns

For other examples of this post-modern joke, see also the interior hanging column in Eisenman's Wexner Center and the bulbous wooden column in Venturi Scott Brown's Addition to the Allen Memorial Art Museum at Oberlin College.

Stairs up the original entrance

The site is on a hill with the new addition joined to the older traditional structure on the opposite side. See below.

The original structure and the entrance to the new addition

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