studioMAIN and AMR Architects will host a celebration of the life of the late architect and downtown devotee Rick Redden tonight from 5-9 p.m. The 2nd Friday Art Night event inaugurates studioMAIN's Local Designer Spotlight.
The architectural collaborative space is at 1423 S. Main St.
Redden, 63, died March 27 of cancer. He was a founding member of AMR Architects Inc., designers of Heritage East, Heritage West, Little Rock's Fletcher Library, Little Rock River Market, War Memorial Fitness Center, the Museum of Discovery, the Arkansas Capital Commerce Center, 300 Third Tower and River Market Tower with developer, Moses Tucker.
Redden worked on the ground floor of the Heritage West building, where the Arkansas Times is located, and was always helpful to reporters wanting to know about upcoming projects in the River Market district.