Slideshow: Arts District

Timashev Family Music Building
A view of the Timashev Family Music Building facade from College Road.
Sidewalks and Glass
Sidewalks outside the music building were poured in September and October. Curtainwall work is wrapping up with final glass installation.
Commons and Lobby
A view of the commons inside the Timashev Family Music Building lobby.
Terrazzo
Terrazzo – Terrazzo is being poured throughout the first-floor lobby.
Ensemble Room
A view inside the Timashev Family Music Building’s first floor ensemble room.
Oval View
This corner office, and many of the west-facing rooms, allow great views of The Oval.
Large Office Studio
The music building has large office studios on the fifth floor, outfitted with acoustic paneling on the walls and ceiling.
Department of Theatre
A view of the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts exterior from College Road.
Thrust Theatre
Crews recently completed a Thrust Theatre slab pour.
Spray Fire Proofing
Spray fire proofing covers the steel on the south side of the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts.
Exterior Skins
Prefabricated exterior skins are hung on the east side of the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts.
Air Up There
A unique view of crews working on the exterior of the Timashev Family Music Building.

Hanging and painting drywall, pouring terrazzo floors, and finishing exterior curtain walls are among the construction tasks being completed this month at the Timashev Family Music Building. Part of the larger Arts District project, the Timashev Family Music Building is scheduled to be completed by March 2022 with classes and programming available by Autumn 2022. Crews are close to putting the finishing touches on the School of Music’s new home.

Next door, work continues on the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts. The $165.1 million Arts District is sited between 15th and 18th avenues, and envisions high-quality, modern learning environments for interaction across arts disciplines. Recent or upcoming construction activities include:

Timashev Family Music Building

  • Sidewalks were poured in September and October.
  • Final curtainwall work near the recital hall will be installed in mid-November.
  • Crews are pouring terrazzo floors in the first-floor lobby.
  • Finishing work is ongoing, including hanging and painting drywall and installing acoustic paneling throughout the building.
  • Restrooms are receiving finishes this month.

Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts

  • Steel is receiving finishing spray fire proofing.
  • A recent slab pour of the Thrust Theatre is complete.
  • Prefabricated exterior skin panels are being hung.

While the Timashev Family Music Building is scheduled to open in March 2022, the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts will open in February 2023. View the slideshow to track progress on both buildings.