Poole Arts Centre

Architect: Short Associates

Client: Poole Lighthouse

The existing 2000 seat concert hall, 650 seat theatre and 110 seat cinema were renovated and new energy efficient services were installed. The project included the addition of a 110 seat flexible performance space, art gallery, café and kitchen. The foyers and flexible performance space were designed to me naturally ventilated. Poole was awarded Project of the Year in the 2003 Building Services Awards and has also won a Civic Trust Award.