Youngstown Cultural Arts Center
Youngstown Cultural Arts Center/Cooper Lofts
Delridge Neighborhoods Development Association
Youngstown Cultural Arts Center in Seattle, Washington includes 36 live‐work lofts for low income artists and a cultural center housing organizations which provide arts programs for low income youth. The cultural center also includes a theater, recording studio, dance space and computer design lab. The 1917 former elementary school is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Project Manager: Philippa Nye (as employee of Delridge Neighborhoods Development)
Architect: SMR Architects
Builder: Walsh Construction
Funding Sources: City of Seattle Housing Levy, State Housing Trust Fund, Low Income Housing
Tax Credits, Historic Tax Credits, U.S. Bank, CDBG, Capital Campaign.
Year Completed: 2006