Center for Design Media and the Arts

Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria, VA | Higher Education


Moseley Architects


80,420 SF

About the Project

A new three-story academic facility built with steel frame and masonry construction. The building houses programs in music, arts, photography, communication studies, cinema, theater, graphic design, physical education and early childhood education. In addition, a new fitness center, a black box theater, art gallery, gymnasium, Head Start facility, bookstore and Starbucks café are located in the building. Two terraces provide space for outdoor studio work, student lounge areas, and overflow for café patrons. LEED Gold certified.