University of North Florida Fine Arts Center
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Area: 125,000 s.f.
Construction Cost: $20,190,000
As a signature structure, the new fine arts building is a visible statement of the vitality, permanence, and life of the school. The facility includes a 1,440-seat proscenium performance theatre with an orchestra pit and a flexible 200-seat recital hall that accommodates film and lecture series. The main entrance overlooks the campus green forming a backdrop for outdoor performances.
AIA Jacksonville Chapter, Merit Design Award – 2004
Florida Educational Facilities Planners’ Association, Inc. – 2003
Photograph #4: Joseph Lapeyra
Represents the individual experience of Glenn Dasher AIA Design Principal – Rink Design Partnership Inc. responsible for the exterior design.