First Street culture centre, Manchester
Manchester City Council is seeking an architect for its project to build a new cultural centre scheduled to open in May 2012
Bringing the Library Theatre Company and Cornerhouse organisations under one roof, the project will feature a 500-seat performance space, a studio, classrooms and a major gallery for contemporary art.
The 5,000m² scheme is planned for a sloped incline site on the northern most edge of the city’s Cultural Quarter masterplan.
The deadline for expressions of interest is 1 March.
Client contact details:
Contact: Miss Stacy McNamee
Telephone: 0161 234 4070
Address: Room 407, Town Hall
The appointment is for the ‘full range’ of design services including mechanical and electrical consultants, structural and civil engineers, quantity surveyor, performance design specialists (including full acoustic design).