Edmond and Lily Safra Center

Edmond and Lily Safra Center

Foster + Partners – YBGSNA (Local Collaborating Architects)

  • The Hebrew University, Giva't Ram Campus, Jerusalem
  • The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences, The Hebrew University
  • 14,500 m2
  • $55,000,000
  • Construction
  • Luis Labaton
  • Yizhar Irony
  • EET
  • Moshe Levi
  • Sherman Architects

The Renowned British Architecture firm, Foster + Partners, led by Lord Foster has been chosen to design the new home of the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Our firm, has been chosen to collaborate with Foster + Partners, participate in design development and follow the construction throughout its execution.

The new building will be constructed on a 14,500 m2 site and will include state-of-the-art labs, classrooms, an innovative imaging center and areas for biological and pre-clinical research. As part of the plans, significant emphasis will be placed on constructing an environmentally friendly building with a focus on conserving energy and reducing carbon dioxide emissions.