ART CENTER PROPOSAL

ART CENTER PROPOSAL

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER MANATEE

ART CENTER I PROPOSAL

2018 — AIA Gulf Coast Merit Award

The proposed ArtCenter Manatee opens up to the new neighborhood to the east of the site creating a sheltered Arts Plaza to display sculptures and host public events. The North-East corner of the site is opened to allow for a path to the Bradenton Riverwalk. This also allows for the Arts Plaza to be a well-connected community destination. The studios overhang the Arts Plaza creating the large welcoming shaded area where various cultural events can occur. The slope of the proposed adjoining park focuses the energy back into the arts plaza. It offers informal seating shaded under a grove of trees to enjoy the cultural activities of the site. A single entry greets members from all corners of the site, ensuring the overall connectivity to Bradenton and the success of ArtCenter Manatee as a civic center.