Charles Renfro, MACP faculty member and principal architect at Diller Scofidio + Renfro, talks about breaking ground on Juilliard’s first overseas campus in China
July 6, 2017
"Diller Scofidio + Renfro Breaks Ground on Juilliard’s First Overseas Campus in China"
by Patrick Lynch
"Diller Scofidio + Renfro has revealed designs for the Juilliard School’s first overseas campus as the project breaks ground in Tianjin, China. One of the world’s foremost performing arts schools, Juillard had previously tapped DS+R for the design of their New York City campus.
Located within the Yujiapu Pilot Free Trade Zone, the Tianjin Juilliard School will become a center for performance, practice and research, and will welcome in the public with a series of communal spaces and interactive exhibitions focused on the creative process and performance of music. Upon completion, the campus will serve as an international hub for artists to learn and meet, as well as become the first performing arts institution in the country to offer a US-accredited master’s degree..."