Project Highlights

This project is the first phase of a multi-phased renovation of The Janet Wallace Fine Arts complex. MCE provided the full mechanical and electrical engineering services for the project.

The project included remodeling of the 57,000 SF complex to create refreshed space for the Commons, Art Gallery and Music Building. The Commons features a two-story gathering space in the center of the complex for all of the arts on campus. The Commons also includes new Art History classrooms and an entrance for the new Art Gallery. The new multi-function Art Gallery includes special lighting for students, faculty, and guest shows. It can also accommodate large gatherings, receptions and dinners.

The Music Building renovation improved the lighting, acoustics, and HVAC throughout facility. The centerpiece of the Music Building is the Mairs Concert Hall, which includes modern lighting and HVAC systems.

Winner of the 2014 IIDA FAB Awards