CENTRE FOR THE STUDY OF THE TEXTS
Baha‘i World Centre
Haifa, Israel - 2001
The Centre for the Study of the Texts is the third building of the Arc Complex, and was inaugurated in May 2001. It consists of study rooms for resident and visiting scholars, meeting and conference rooms, a large reference library, a secretariat and other ancillary spaces totaling 7750 m² (83 420 ft²). The building is integrated into the mountain with a portico that reflects the classical motifs of the other buildings. The offices of the building enjoy natural light directly or through light wells, patios, and skylights.