Tagged: marlon blackwell

Marlon Blackwell Raises Bar on Framework of Arkansas Architecture

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2019 12:00 am

Marlon Blackwell , the Fayetteville architect, admits he sees little downside in being famous, as long as he remembers where he came from.

Marlon Blackwell Elected to National Academy of Design

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/8/2018 10:47 am

Marlon Blackwell, founder of Marlon Blackwell Architects and a professor in the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas, has received another round of industry honors.

Cherokee, Quapaw Tribes Betting on Casino Amendment

by Mark Friedman 9/10/2018 12:00 am

Two Native American tribes triumphed last week when the Arkansas secretary of state’s office said enough signatures had been gathered to put a constitutional amendment on the Nov. 6 ballot and let voters decide on legalizing casino gambling.

The Influencers: Architect Marlon Blackwell

by Marty Cook 8/21/2017 12:00 am

At an age when many men and women look forward to retirement, Marlon Blackwell, 60, is doing some of his best work. And he’s looking forward to doing more and better projects.

The Influencers: 5 Leaders Behind the Framework of Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/21/2017 12:00 am

Meet five leaders who are influencing their industries, their communities and the future of Arkansas.

Blackwell Architects Wins 2016 National Design Award

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/6/2016 11:02 am

Marlon Blackwell Architects of Fayetteville has received a 2016 National Design Award from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

Wal-Mart Closes on Land for New Fayetteville Store (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 5/25/2015 12:00 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. closed on a 6.1-acre property in south Fayetteville where the company plans to build a Neighborhood Market.

Museum Store at Crystal Bridges Wins National AIA Honor Award

by Jan Cottingham 2/2/2015 10:09 am

The retail store at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville has received a 2015 national Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects.

UA Projects, Fayetteville School Win American Architecture Awards

by Jan Cottingham 11/4/2014 9:36 am

Three projects with ties to the University of Arkansas' Fay Jones School of Architecture have received 2014 American Architecture Awards.

John Tyson: The Blessings of Golf

by Jim Harris 4/1/2013 12:00 am

John Tyson, chairman of Tyson Foods Inc., wanted his golfing friends in the area to have a dynamic challenge but with gorgeous views and the meandering Clear Creek — literally in his backyard — in play. In 2004 he unveiled Blessings, which has been ranked among the best courses in the state.

Springdale Church, Area of Little Rock Earn American Institute Of Architecture Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/16/2013 9:05 am

Faculty and staff of the Fay Jones School of Architecture at the University of Arkansas designed a pair of buildings that have been recognized by the American Institute of Architects. Includes a video look at the architecture of St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church in Springdale, designed by Fayetteville-based Marlon Blackwell Architect.