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Mixed-Use Marvel

August 9, 2021
The Midtown Arts Center, at 16th Avenue and Pearl Street, is open and functional. The seven-story mixed-use structure, called The Midtown, opened at the beginning of the year. The 128,000-square-foot development is an unusual marriage of private luxury housing development with 40 residences rising from the second through seventh floors, and nine Eugene performing arts […]

Luxury Living Meets the Arts in this New Development

August 8, 2021
On the corner of 16th Avenue and Pearl Street, a team of local contractors, builders, designers, and arts organizations have been hard at work to bring The Midtown to life. Now, with it nearly completed and residents (including some of Eugene’s major arts organizations) starting to move in, The Midtown is making a name for […]

Eugene Ballet Stretches Into New Space

April 20, 2021
The Eugene Ballet moved to its new location at 16th and Pearl about two months ago. As KLCC’s Karen Richards reports, it’s artfully stretching into a place designed for its needs. Eugene Ballet studios occupy the interior of two floors in the new Midtown Arts building. Condominiums form an L around them. Artistic Director Toni […]

Midtown Arts Center Rising

February 10, 2021
Amid the larger construction projects in Eugene is a small but impactful building at the corner of 16th and Pearl. The new Midtown Arts Center is a unique mixed-use concept. The Eugene Ballet will own part of the space on the first three floors of the seven-story structure. Several other arts groups will rent from […]