While there has been difficulty in forcing an arts district to materialize in Downtown Jacksonville, another real one continues to grow two miles away. This photo tour captures various shares sights and scenes from Riverside's expanding CoRK Arts District.
In 1926, the Atlantic Match Company was one of the original businesses located in what is now known as CoRK West. Ceasing operation in 1937, Atlantic Match Company was a manufacturer of match books. In 2011, the warehouse was converted into CoRK. Today, the seven occupants of CoRK West maintain sculpture, painting, mixed media, and illustration studios and galleries.