TheatreSquared recently announced the selection of architect Jonathan Marvel, founding principal of New York-based Marvel Architects, to design its new, 51,500-SF theater building in downtown Fayetteville.
The employment of an architect of Marvel’s stature was made possible through the Walton Family Foundation’s Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program, in which the foundation pays the fee for top architects to design buildings for nonprofits, schools and government entities.
Marvel was chosen from five finalists, and comes with sterling credentials. The firm recently converted a 19th century tobacco warehouse into a home for renowned theater company St. Ann’s Warhouse, in the posh Brooklyn neighborhood known as DUMBO.
Martin Miller, executive director of TheatreSquared,... [ MORE ]