State Library Victoria Redevelopment

State Library Victoria Redevelopment

Architect
Schmidt Hammer Lassen architects
Location
Melbourne VIC, Australia | View Map
Project Year
2019
Category
Libraries
Trevor Mein

State Library Victoria Redevelopment

Schmidt Hammer Lassen architects as Architects

State Library Victoria, Australia’s oldest and largest public library has officially reopened its doors to the public, revealing an extensively transformed library. The newly designed spaces are part of a five-year redevelopment plan aimed at expanding the library’s community outreach and enhancing the visitor experience. Working in partnership, Schmidt Hammer Lassen and Architectus were tasked with rethinking and revitalising the existing spaces of the library in order to unlock possibilities, create connections, and provide a framework for the library’s ongoing and future evolution.

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