Recent Entries

Marcus Neville to Join Midtown Alliance as Director of Public Safety and Operations

100+ Midtown Participants Start Journey Toward Car-Lite Lifestyle

Eye in the Sky: Drone Photo Tour of New Developments Climbing Skyward

5-Week Event Challenges Residents + Workers to Discover Midtown’s Transportation Network

On the Job with Midtown Green

City of Atlanta Recognizes ‘Top Performing’ Midtown Buildings for Energy, Water Savings

Unique Midtown Art Experiences Color Outside the Lines

Dynamic Districts: Midtown + Downtown Moving on All Cylinders 

On the Rise: More People Biking in Midtown

NEW: IN*MidtownATL App Rewards Midtown Alliance Members with Exclusive Offers + Experiences



Georgia Tech Students Envision “Eco Living Room” Model for Midtown’s Open Spaces

Midtown Alliance and Georgia Tech charged a team of architecture students to explore the possibilities of sustainable design for a publicly accessible gathering space in Midtown. The outcome? A unique prototype for an “eco living room” at the Midtown MARTA station. Guided by the principles of Midtown Alliance’s community-driven Greenprint plan, their concept serves as a model for sustainable public spaces that contribute to advancing Midtown as an urban, innovative, and resource-efficient EcoDistrict. Read More »

Tags: Midtown Alliance, Innovation, EcoDistrict, Urban Design, Sustainability, Creativity, Georgia Tech

Posted: July 5, 2016

A 'Sneaker' Peek: Museum Exhibit Celebrates Nearly Two Centuries of Cool Kicks

Calling all sneakerheads, lace up your kicks and head to the High Museum to see a sneaker collection that's cooler than yours. "The Rise of Sneaker Culture," the first exhibit of its kind in the United States, features more than 150 pairs of sneakers that display the social implications and design evolution of the industry.Read More »

Tags: Arts, Midtown ATL, Creativity

Posted: June 15, 2016

Tonight: Dashboard presents immersive art experience 'JACK' at Midtown Atlanta's Colony Square

Dashboard brings yet another amazing arts experience to Midtown Atlanta with pop-up dance performance 'JACK.' Tonight artists will temporarily transform an available space at Colony Square Midtown into a mesmeric nightclub filled with incredibly composed dance performances. We got to chat with Courtney Hammond and Beth Malone of Atlanta-based arts organization Dashboard about the immersive art experience taking place tonight at Colony Square Midtown. Read our Q&A below to learn more about this unique event and other upcoming arts experiences dashboard is producing.
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Tags: Arts, Events, Midtown ATL, Pop-Up Shops, Placemaking, Creativity

Posted: March 11, 2016

Behind the Scenes: Photo Tour inside SCAD’s Digital Media Center

Innovation happens all over Midtown. And Savannah College of Art Design’s (SCAD) Midtown Atlanta campus also helps lead the charge as a talent and innovation hub for arts and entertainment. Join us for a photo tour of the newly renovated building where students use state of the art equipment to hone their craft—ranging from animation to game development to television production. Read More »

Tags: Innovation, Midtown ATL, Creativity

Posted: March 3, 2016