Campus Architecture

Building Architects, Costs, Additional Information Year Opened
Gray Building (Northrup & O’Brien Architects, W-S)
South Jr. High 1929
South High 1935
James A Gray High 1940
NCSA 1965
Renovated in 1938 (Northrup & O’Brien)
1950 (Macklin & Stinson, W-S) (Gymnasium/DeMille Theatre); 1965 NCSA (Lashmit, Brown and Pollock/ Synergetics) ($350K)
Sept 1929
Sanford and Moore Dorms

Architects: Lashmit, Brown and Pollock/ Synergetics

Cost: $830K

Groundbreaking: Jan 1965

Opened: 1 Sept 1965

Lower Dorms

Architects: Hirshen, Van Der Ryn, Berkeley, CA/ Colvin Hammill, Walters

Cost: $1.85M

Groundbreaking: (indoor Crawford Hall because of rain) May 15, 1968 (A-F)

3 Oct 1969

Bahnson House/Chancellor’s Residence (1913)   Mar 1970
Student Commons

Architects: Hirshen, Van Der Ryn, Berkeley, CA/ Colvin, Hammill & Walters, W-S

Cost: $1.09M

Opened for Registration: 31 Aug 1970
Piazza Artom (Bianca Artom) and the “Elephants” (Robert Costelloe) NCSA Faculty Bianca Artom, College Italian, 1966-1976 Robert Costelloe, Visual Arts, 1970-1973 Dedication: 13 Oct 1971
DeMille Theatre/Old Gray High School Gymnasium Renovations 1965, 1970, 1974 (Trustees voted to name DeMille Theatre, Apr 1973) Dedication: 7 Feb 1975
 Crawford Hall 

Renovation: Newman, Calloway, Johnson, Van Etten, Winfree, W-S, Robert B Newman, Cambridge MA, acoustics)

Sarah J Kenan Memorial Organ (Charles Fisk Organ)

Dedication: 3 December 1977 
 “The Journey”   John Cody, Sculptor, In honor of Dr & Mrs. William Friday, Gift of Thos S. Kenan III 1977
James & Mary Semans Library 

Architect: Hardy Holzman, Pfeiffer, NY/Newman, Van-Etten, Winfree, W-S 

(Groundbreaking , costs incl in Workplace data)

Opening: 5 January 1978

Dedication:  27 April 1978


Architect: Hardy Holzman, Pfeiffer, NY/Newman, Van-Etten, Winfree, W-S

Cost: $3.9M

Groundbreaking: 18 Oct. 1975

Dedication: 26-29 Apr 1978

Administration Building (Mack Truck Admin Building, 1946)  5 acre site, $750K state to buy, $2.5M renovation

Purchased: Aug 1979

Opened: Fall 1980

Bailey Street Apartments (1-6) 10 acre site, $75-150K

Purchased: Fall 1979

Opened: 1984

Stevens Center (1929)

Architect: Newman, Calloway, Johnson, Winfree

Cost: $12M

Dedication: 22-24 April 1983
Alex Ewing Performance Place

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore, W-S

Cost: $4.86M

Dedication: 9 Nov 1988
Pearce Laundry Building $75K



“Two Dancers”

Richard Hallier, Sculptor, Performance Place Drive

Gift of Gordon Hanes

D & P Building

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore

Cost: $3.7M

51% new construction, 49% renovated space (Triad Mack Truck Sales & Service)

Dedication: 28 Sept 1991
Film Studio Village

Architect: Backen, Arrigoni & Ross, CA/ Lee, Nichols, Hepler, Charlotte, NC

Cost: $15M

62K sq. ft

Production Complex, Exhibition Building, William Buck Building, Film Recording/Scoring Stage 

Groundbreaking: 30 Nov. 1995

Dedication: 16-18 Apr 1998

 Sculpture Studio  Architect: Newman & Jones, W-S Dedication: 24 Oct 1998 
Salem Springs Building/Physical Plant Cost: $600K Purchased:   Dec 1998
Fitness Center

Architect: Lee, Nichols, Hepler, Charlotte, NC

20.6K sq ft

Opened: 8 Nov 1999
Monument to an Arts Education Hirshfield and Ishii (Artworks for State Buildings Project) Summer 2000
Film Archives Building

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore, West, W-S

Cost: $1.65M

Opened: Fall, 2000
Our Lady of Mercy/Workplace West Complex Academic House, Classroom Buildings, Development Offices, PR Offices Opened: Aug 2002/ Jan 2002
Center Stage Apartments

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore, West, W-S

Cost: $6.3M

Opened: Aug 2002
Charlotte & Philip Hanes Student Commons Renovation & Daniels Plaza

Architect: Lee, Nichols, Hepler Architects, Charlotte, NC

Landscape Design: Lappas + Havener, Durham, NC

Dedication: 25 Sept 2003
Watson Chamber Music Hall, School of Music Complex

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore, West, W-S) Acentech Acoustics, Atlanta GA, Rein Pirn Consultant

Cost: $14M

Groundbreaking: 6 Dec 2001

Dedication: 25 Oct 2003

Sneden’s Landing Gift of Alumni and Friends of John Sneden Dedication: 20 May 2005
Richard Hunt Sculpture

(2 piece corten steel)

Gift of Charlotte & Philip Hanes

Erected: Spring 2005
Overlook Terrace

Architect: Lappas + Havener, Durham, NC

Gift of Clyde Fowler in memory of his parents

Completed: July 2005
Alumni House (1920)   Opened:  Fall 2005
Costume Shop

Architect: Calloway, Johnson, Moore, West, W-S

Cost: $1.76M

Dedication: 8 Oct 2005
Welcome Center

Architect: Duda Paine P.A., Durham, NC

Cost: $2.52M

Dedication: 30 Nov 2005
Chancellor’s Residence

Architect: Walters Robb Callahan & Pierce Architects in conjunction with Beau Dancy Construction Company

411 S Marshall St #402, Tar Branch Towers

Cost: $1.3M 

Occupancy: July 2006
Central Storage Building

Architect: ADW Architects of Charlotte)

Cost: $7M 

Opened: 20 March 2015
The Campus Police Operations Building

Architect: ADW Architects Charlotte)

Cost: $3.24M 

Opened: July 2015
Film Production New Media Building

Architect: BBH Design of Raleigh)

Cost: $11.5M 

Opened: August 2015
The Library

Architect: Pearce, Brinkley, Cease and Lee)

Cost: $24M                                

Dedication: 24 September 2015
CDI (Center for Design Innovation)

Architect: CJMW Architecture)

A UNC Facility, 450 Design Ave, Winston Salem NC 27127

Dedication: 23 September 2015