This morning we received word via e-mail that SFJAZZ announced today that it's selected Hathaway Dinwiddie as the general contractor for the construction of the 35,000-square foot SFJAZZ Center to be located at 205 Franklin Street in Hayes Valley. This will be the first permanent home for the 28-year-old organization. The structure is designed by San Francisco architect Mark Cavagnero of Mark Cavagnero Associates. It's designed to achieve LEED Gold certification and has an auditorium with flexible seating for 350 to 700 listeners.
· Hayes Valley's $60 Million SFJAZZ Center Should Arrive in 2012 [Curbed SF]
· Hayes Valley Development Conquers Planning Commission with the Power of Jazz [Curbed SF]