PROJECT: The Gateway to the Blues Museum and Visitor Center is located on Highway 61 in Tunica County. The 3,500 square foot museum features the following galleries:
- What Is Blues Music
- Why Here? (Mississippi Delta)
- Evolution of Style and Form
- Mississippi Bluesmen
- Evolution of the Guitar
- Blues Lyric Interactive
The project was funded in part by a grant from the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) with additional funding provided by the local county government.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Freelance architect tasked with developing schematic design, design development, and construction drawings for each gallery, coordinated efforts with project team and subcontractors, managed budget and schedule for galleries.
PROJECT TEAM: Allen & Hoshall | Design500