MiraCosta College Creative Arts Expansion/Concert Hall

Client: MiraCosta Community College District
Services Provided: Programming, Design, Construction Documents, Construction Administration
Project Location: Oceanside, CA
Project Size: 16,100 sf (Music Building 12,000 sf; Arts Building 4,100 sf)
Completion Date: February 2010
Sustainability: Sustainable Design Features Included
Program: 500 seat Performance Hall, Rehearsal Lab, Art Display/Lobby, Art History Lab, New Genre Studio

The expansion project was a ready access project formulated to augment the newly constructed Creative Arts Complex (Music and Art programs). The project expanded the Art program by providing a computer lab/art history instructional space, and a New Genre Lab which allows processing art of any media to occur. The project expanded the Music program by providing a flexible music rehearsal space for instrumental and choral music of variously sized groups and a 500 fixed seat Music Performance Hall with variable acoustics, that supports a variety of orchestral and choral music.