A New Design Hub for MIT

“To understand how design can solve critical problems, we needed a place where we can incubate innovations for the built environment. The Metropolitan Storage Warehouse is on track to become a hub for design at MIT and in the world.”

Hashim Sarkis
Dean, School of Architecture and Planning

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The towering lobby space welcomes visitors and sets the tone for the building.
The Project Manus-run makerspace welcomes the entire MIT community.
Double-height design and review space showcases student design work.
Large-scale making projects will come to life in a soaring two-story space.
Open-floor design studios are contemporary and brightly lit.
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