Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ray & Maria Stata Center
Of all the funky buildings on the MIT campus, none has received more attention than this avant-garde edifice that was designed by...
Leave it to the mischievous brainiacs at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to come up with the city’s quirkiest museum. For...
List Visual Arts Center
The stated goal of the List Center is to explore the boundaries of artistic inquiry – to use art to ask questions, not only about...
Sleek and sophisticated, Middlesex brings the dance crowd to the Cambridge side of town. Black modular furniture sits on heavy casters,...
The post-industrial vibe at Area Four is perfect for the high-tech block where it is located (and for which it is named). Doubling as a...
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology information
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers a completely novel perspective on Cambridge academia: proudly nerdy, but not quite as tweedy as Harvard. A recent frenzy of building has resulted in some of the most architecturally intriguing structures you’ll find on either side of the river. Tours depart from the MIT Information Center .
Of all the funky buildings on the MIT campus, none has received more attention than the Ray & Maria Stata Center , an avant-garde edifice that was designed by architectural legend Frank Gehry. Other worthwhile stops on campus include the MIT Museum and the List Visual Arts Center . You can pick up or download a map of MIT’s public art, proof enough that this university supports artistic as well as technological innovation.