Educational Projects....as Design architect w/ MHTN Architects,Inc.
Vincent Oles was the Senior Design Architect for these Institutional and Educational projects while a Senior Associate w/ MHTN Architects, inc. in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory
This addition to the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts provided a new Music Education wing to the Theater Arts Building. An acoustically perfect Choral Recital Hall, Black Box Theater, Band Rehearsal and Recording Studio as well as additional Classrooms, Office and Wardrobe spaces were part of this program. More importantly, the design of this addition gave a much needed connection between a new addition to the parking structure and campus. Additionally, the front entrance features a Gallery for student and faculty art, receptions and prefunction area for concerts.
Orion Jr. High School, Harrisville, Utah
This new, single story school features 3 separate learning pods and features an arched circulation spine connecting Media and Administration Center, Cafeteria and Gymnasium. The extensive use of east facing glass in this spine offers abundant daylight, passive solar heating as well as spectacular views to the Wasatch Mountains.
Tooele Elementary School-prototype- Tooele School District, UT
The Tooele School District was expanding rapidly and needed a protoype elementary school that could be duplicated in their district. This 3-wing school features learning courtyards and abundant natural light creating a playful and enriching environment for both students and staff.