School of Architecture College of Design

Hypernatural Review


Blaine Brownell and Marc Swackhamer's book “Hypernatural” (Princeton Architectural Press), reviewed in both the Wall Street Journal and the Cleveland Plain Dealer.


The Hydramax building uses building-scale robotics to create an environment that reacts to weather.





School of Architecture
145 Rapson Hall
89 Church Street
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Fax: 612-624-5743


Contact Information

Undergraduate Student Services
12 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108
107 Rapson Hall, 89 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
P: 612-624-1717 | E:

General Information
P: 612-626-9068 | E:

© 2020 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy Statement