American firm Steven Holl Architects has given design publication Designboom exclusive photographs of the construction progress for the new arts building for the University of Iowa. The new building will replace the original visual arts building dating back to the 1936, which suffered from severe flooding in 2008. Slated to be open in 2016, the university campus and studio recently celebrated the topping out. This will be the second building for the Iowa university done by firm, and will consist of several loft-like studio spaces illuminated by natural light. Read More