Dallas Arts District Continues to Expand

BY CHRISTINA REES | GLASSTIRE | – The five-acre area behind the AT&T Performing Arts Center in the Dallas Arts District is being developed by Craig Hall, a DFW-based developer who is married to Kathryn Hall, the former U.S. ambassador to Austria. The two-phase project, called Hall Arts, will be a mixed-use site on two […]

Craig Hall: The Reluctant Entrepreneur

BY CHRISTINE PEREZ | D CEO | – John Crawford of Downtown Dallas Inc. stepped to the podium to warm up the crowd. About 150 business and civic leaders had gathered at the Meyerson Symphony Center to celebrate the mid-September groundbreaking of Craig Hall’s new Arts District office tower. The city’s biggest cheerleader ticked off […]

How Craig Hall got Hall Arts off the Ground

BY CANDACE CARLISLE | DALLAS BUSINESS JOURNAL | – It’s been nearly two decades since Craig Hall bought the 5-acre site in the Art District for his legacy project: A three-building mixed-use project named Hall Arts. In that time Hall built the relationships that led to the project’s groundbreaking Wednesday, at which he announced Texas-based […]

HALL Arts to House Stephan Pyles’ Restaurant

BY DIANA OATES | DALLAS CULTURE MAP | – Dallas Arts District is buzzing with news of a new real estate development in the neighborhood. An 18-story skyscraper from Hall Financial Group is moving into 2323 Ross Ave., with construction beginning September 23. The multi-use Hall Arts building hasn’t broken ground yet, but it already has a […]

Jackson Walker Moving to Hall Arts

BY STEVE BROWN | DALLAS MORNING NEWS | – Legacy Dallas lawfirm Jackson Walker LP will be renting just over 100,000 square feet of space in a new office tower going up in downtown Dallas. Jackson Walker will join accounting firm KPMG and UMB Bank as lead tenants in the 18-story, 500,000-square-foot high-rise that is […]

Stephan Pyles will Relocate to Hall Arts

Stephan Pyles is on the move, but don’t worry: he’s not going far. The beloved chef/restaurateur’s eponymous Arts District restaurant will relocate to the fancy new Hall Arts Center currently being built across from the Meyerson Symphony Center. This morning marked the groundbreaking of the 18-story mixed-use building, so the move won’t happen for quite […]

Hall Arts Groundbreaking

DALLAS MORNING NEWS – They are already getting the gold shovels ready and lining up the hard hats. Developer Hall Financial will finally break ground tomorrow on its Hall Arts Office high-rise in the downtown Dallas Arts District. The 18-story, half-million-square-foot office tower is going to be built between Ross Avenue and Flora Street across from the Meyerson […]

KPMG to Anchor Craig Hall’s Project in Downtown Dallas

BY AMALIA OTET | COMMERCIAL PROPERTY EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE | – The Arts District will become the new Dallas home for KPMG L.L.P., the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, which signed a long-term lease with Hall Financial Group to occupy space in the much-awaited Hall Arts tower. KPMG plans to relocate its Dallas office to […]

KPMG Moving to Hall Arts

BY STEVE BROWN | DALLAS MORNING NEWS | – International accounting firm KPMG LLP confirmed Wednesday that it’s relocating its 1,300 downtown Dallas employees to a new office tower planned in the Arts District. KPMG has rented more than 150,000 square feet in the 16-story Hall Arts Center building to be built on Flora Street across […]