The Peter Kiewit Concert Hall at the Holland Performing Arts Center | Omaha, Nebraska || Another fine, new concert hall; acoustic design is now a "science," not an art, by way of computer modeling. The best configuration, the right features, skilled design and acoustic science create a concert hall that is very pleasing by any measure. And, typically it is designed in a inoffensive, pleasing standard corporate modernist style that is guaranteed not to challenge anyone's expectations.
Ark Nova is a 500-seat concert hall that can be packed up and transported thanks to its inflatable structure—according to its creators, the Ark Nova is the world’s first mobile inflatable concert hall. It measures 98 feet by 118 feet and features a rounded, organic design by British sculptor Anish Kapoor and Japanese architect Arata Isozaki.