Sarasota Performing Arts Center Architect Selection Task Force Shortlists Six Top Architects to Design New Performing Arts Center

Today, the Sarasota Performing Arts Center Foundation, formerly known as the Van Wezel Foundation, and the City of Sarasota announced that the Architect Selection Task Force selected five semi-finalists out of the 18 shortlisted candidates who were invited to submit proposals  to be architect for the new Performing Arts Center.

Opinion: Sarasota’s vibrant arts scene deserves a world-class performing center

Originally published in Sarasota Herald-Tribune. By Paul Seed When I first came to Sarasota during the pandemic, looking for a seasonal place in Florida to enjoy, I was immediately struck by the city’s vibrant arts scene. I attended my first concert at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall soon after arriving and quickly fell in […]

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