Shelby Farms Park architect receives highest honor

By Updated: December 11, 2019 8:38 PM CT | Published: December 11, 2019 8:34 PM CT

Marlon Blackwell, who designed the buildings for the "Heart of the Park" renovation, has received the 2020 Gold Medal from the American Institute of Architects.


Shelby Farms Park architecture Marlon Blackwell Architects AIA Memphis
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey covers business news for The Daily Memphian. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He's worked in journalism for 40 years and has lived in Midtown for 36 years.

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