Evelyn Grace Academy

Evelyn Grace Academy

Client: Evelyn Grace Academy
Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects
Status: complete
Scope: drylining, ceilings & render
Sector: education

This highly stylized new building designed by Zaha Hadid had to react to the tight site constraints and bring together 4 schools under one academy.

fireclad were commissioned to design and build the drylining which included vertical, curved and inclined walls.  Wall treatments included sound absorption and damage resistant coatings to respond to the environment. Specialist wall coverings included White Rock.

Suspended ceilings included plasterboard, SAS system 150 with bespoke lighting features as well as a unique Gustaf timber ceiling. 

A worthy winner of the 2011 Sterling Prize Award. The Evelyn Grace is an exceptional example of what can be achieved