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The Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library serves the University of Minnesota and the College of Design faculty, students, staff, and community professionals.
 

The Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library is a branch library located on the East Bank on the second level, 210 Rapson Hall. The new addition was designed by Steven Holl, internationally known architect in NYC. While the Library primarily supports research and curriculum of the College, it's mission extends to serve the students and staff of the University of Minnesota and the greater Minnesota community.

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Furniture Collection


The Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library features a unique furniture collection, which you can learn from—as well as sit on.

Exhibit: 

LES PAPILLIONS, LES FEMMES: PHOTOGRAPHS BY SHANNA ALLYN

June 18 through Sept 15, 2018 at the Architecture & Landscape Architecture Library. 

Reception will be on July 13th from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - open to the public

Emerging local talent, Shanna Allyn, has composed photographic portraits of women that are like butterfly specimens displaying and showing-off beauty and presence. Two series of Allyn's work are exhibited, one of which is new and seen for the first time.