When the Vatterott Institute teamed up with recording artist Nelly to create a new approach to teaching music production and recording, project lead Carl Nappa (Nelly’s long time engineer) contacted FM Design to create a world class studio suitable for teaching production and recording techniques. Located in St. Louis the “ex’treme institute by Nelly” offers a varied curriculum and a exciting environment for the next generation of engineers, programmers and producers.
Jacob Burns Media Center
The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville NY has long been known not only as the best place to catch indi films and exciting live events, but as an educational resource for those interested in the film arts. The new Jacob Burns Media Center is a LEED Gold certified project dedicated to education in the media arts. It includes an audio studio, black box theater, master class theater and multiple media class rooms all designed by FM Design in collaboration with JKA Architects of Mt Kisco.