Cromwell Architects Engineers purchased the Sterling Paint warehouse building in the fall of 2015 and is working with developer Moses Tucker to turn the 50,000 SF former factory and office space into a mixed use development while retaining the historic elements of the building. The building listed on the National Register of Historic Places and it will remain on the register after the completion of the renovation. It will be the new home to Cromwell's headquarters as well as
Local artist Jose Hernandez painted al mural on the east wall of the former Water Color building that sits east of the Paint Factory on 6th Street in the East Village. Chief Operating Officer Dan Fowler came across some of Hernandez’s work and thought that his style embodied the grit and spirit of the neighborhood. The original piece was inspired by the industrial feel and the history of the neighborhood. Many elements that can be found around East Village such as the railroa
The Paint Factory in East Village exists as one of the best examples of post-war industrial architecture in Little Rock, but it is also unique when it comes to being environmentally friendly. The Paint Factory and the site that surrounds it have been designed to have a low impact on the environment. A number of features have been utilized to reduce the negative effects that these buildings can have on our planet. The streetscape has been fit with bio-retention areas that wil
There is a new business moving into the East Village! Set to open in early 2018, Cathead’s Diner, headed up by Executive Chef Donnie Ferneau and Executive Pastry Chef Kelli Marks, will feature a menu that will include breakfast, lunch, dinner, pastries, and desserts. The new restaurant will be located at 515 Shall Avenue on the first level of the recently renovated Paint Factory. It will feature a private party room, patio seating, and a dining room that will seat around 90.