Alston-Loridans Colonnade

Campus: Druid Hills in Atlanta

Namesake: Philip Alston and the Charles Loridans Foundation

Date: Named in 2003

Purpose: Green space

This arcade or portico on the ground level at the north end of the Donna and Marvin Schwartz Center for Performing Arts faces Patterson Green.

The Alston name refers to one of the founders of the Atlanta-based Alston & Bird law firm. The Loridans name refers to the Charles Loridans Foundation, whose principals at the time of the dedication were also partners in the law firm.