Archinect - News 2015-05-29T02:24:36-04:00 Nashville's Music City Center hopes to make a lasting note Alexander Walter 2013-05-21T13:54:00-04:00 >2013-05-21T15:08:54-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>This morning, city officials in Nashville cut the ribbon on the largest public building project in its history -- a new convention hall called the Music City Center. But Nashville isn't just the latest city to open a convention center. These mammoth buildings are opening or getting facelifts coast-to-coast. And standing out now takes more than a huge exhibition space and easy access.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> BIG & Design Partners Propose Miami Beach Square as Massive Convention Center Redevelopment Alexander Walter 2013-05-14T19:09:00-04:00 >2013-07-18T18:12:42-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="305" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>BIG together with West 8, Fentress Architects, John Portman &amp; Associates (JPA), Revuelta Architecture International and developers Portman-CMC have unveiled the urban planning proposal Miami Beach Square, the centerpiece of a 52-acre Miami Beach Convention Center District development. Portman-CMC is one of two development teams currently in the race for the project.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <strong>UPDATE:</strong> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OMA Wins Miami Beach Convention Center Competition</a></p> Los Angeles NFL stadium and Convention Center project would boost tax revenue, studies find Archinect 2011-07-21T12:32:53-04:00 >2011-07-21T13:00:08-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Construction of a $1-billion NFL stadium and a new wing of the Convention Center in downtown Los Angeles would dramatically increase the number of convention bookings while generating $22 million annually for the city, according to the findings of two reports commissioned by the project's developer.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously:</p> <ul><li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Populous working on rival Los Angeles plan</a></li> <li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Christopher Hawthorne calls interference with LA's 3 potential NFL stadium designs</a></li> </ul>