Dilworth Visual & Performing Arts Magnet School Renovation and Addition

Charlotte, North Carolina

Client: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS)                  

Size: 70,000 sq. ft. (30,000 sq. ft. addition and 40,000 sq. ft. renovation)  

Project Type: K-12 Education; Civic – Park Facilities; Addition-Renovation   

Service: Planning, Architecture, Interior Architecture, Historic Preservation, Construction Administration

Project Elements: performing arts magnet school that incorporates specialized classrooms such as dance, and music; multi-purpose building contains a full-size gymnasium, Parks & Recreation spaces, drama studio, and various support spaces

Contact: Jim Powell, AIA and Michael Esposito, AIA, LEED AP

2007 Outstanding Design Award from the American School & University Magazine Educators Interiors Showcase

2007 Historic Preservation Award by Historic Charlotte, Inc.