Center for Art and Theatre
Georgia Southern University
New Art Gallery and Black Box Theater
35,000 square feet
The new facility for GSU's Theatre and Art Departments houses a black box theatre, two student art galleries and the Georgia Artists Gallery designed to accommodate exhibits of local artists.
The primary circulation element is a two-story, wedge shaped atrium with a vaulted roof soaring over 30 feet above the second level. The atrium is designed to bring natural daylight into the art galleries, as well as serving as the primary entrance for both levels of the building.
150 seat black box theatre
3 art galleries
10 faculty studios
Support space for both programs
Utilized shading overhangs on large window walls