University of Maine Collins Center for the Arts and Hudson Museum
Arts for the campus and community.
The renovation and upgrade of the University’s former Maine Center for the Arts included a spectacular new glass entrance, a renovated lobby, a new Hudson Museum on the second floor, an expanded Bodwell Lounge and a significant upgrade to the Hutchins Concert Hall.
Work included site improvements and utilities, select structural demolition and IBC 2003 seismic upgrades. Other features included a new entry pavilion, new egress stairs, a new ADA-compliant passenger elevator and new ADA-compliant facilities, along with new HVAC systems, select architectural demolition and a remodeling of the existing auditorium. Demolition and remodeling was also completed for associated front of house support spaces and the existing museum.