Vol Walker Hall at the University of Arkansas
BEST OF DESIGN AWARDS> BUILDING OF THE YEAR
Some of the most exciting and innovative American architecture to be completed in 2013 fills out AN's first annual design award program.
Building of the Year: TIE
Vol Walker Hall & the Steven L Anderson Design Center
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Marlon Blackwell Architect
Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects, Associate Architect
This project involved the restoration of historic Vol Walker Hall and the addition of a new design center to provide a single facility for the university’s architecture, landscape architecture, and interior design programs. The addition improves accessibility and twin stairwells located at the juncture of the historic building deliver daylight and activity to the center of the complex.