Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.
Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.
Address: 180 York Street
City: New Haven
Zip Code: 06511
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 41.30876, -72.93182
Status: Built; Addition
Floors (Above Ground):
Building Cost: Original Building: $3,052,782 ($25.96 per s.f.); Original Furniture & Equipment: $140,854
Client: Yale University
Architect: Paul Rudolph
Rudolph Staff: Bill Bedford
Structural: Henry A. Pfisterer
MEP: Van Zelm, Heywood & Shadford
Contractor: George B. H. Macomber Company; Charles Solomon, Partner-in-Charge
art & Architecture Building for Yale University
Paul Rudolph’s office produced over 1,000 drawings for the project between 1959 and 1963
DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings
DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings
DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings
PHOTOS - Project Model
PHOTOS - During Construction
PHOTOS - Completed Project
PHOTOS - Current Conditions
LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION
Shepard, B. (1963, November 10). Yale Dedicates New Building For Art And Architecture. Westport Town Crier, p. 17
Rudolph, P. and Moholy-Nagy, S. (1970). The Architecture of Paul Rudolph. New York: Praeger, pp. 120-137.
Rohan, T. (2014). The architecture of Paul Rudolph. New Haven, Conn.: Yale Univ. Press.