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Valley Performing Arts Center at California State University Northridge Video
Blending state-of-the-art technology with creative design and sustainable innovations, the Valley Performing Arts Center serves as a cultural hub for California State University-Northridge, the San Fernando Valley, and the greater Los Angeles area.
Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Video
Designed by HGA Architects and Engineers, the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a multiphase project that transforms the existing music, theatre and fine arts buildings into a state-of-the-art visual and performing arts complex anchored by a light-filled, two-story arts commons. The first phase includes the renovation of the music building, featured in this video.
Gary Reetz, FAIA
Gary is a recognized design leader focusing on arts-related projects. His work includes museums, performing-arts centers, studio-arts spaces, concert halls and theaters. As a long-time supporter of the arts, he is a national voice promoting the arts and arts education as a means to build business and engage the community. Under his leadership, HGA has won numerous regional and national awards. "Arts clients, in particular, are open to having their buildings express their cultural identity. They are visual clients and they want something that is visual."