Assemble Lincoln (, Lancaster County’s standing committee overseeing the development of Lincoln’s Downtown Convention Center, is pleased to announce the selection of Populous, in collaboration with Clark & Enersen, as the architectural team for the project.

Populous emerged as the chosen firm after a rigorous evaluation process. Among the submissions to the Request for Proposals (RFP) for Conceptual Design services, the architectural team of Populous and Clark & Enersen presented a compelling vision for the convention center that resonated with the committee’s objectives and outlook for the project. The selection of Populous – Clark & Enersen marks a pivotal milestone in the development process, signaling the commencement of a deeper collaboration between the architectural team, Legends and Assemble Lincoln.

Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, Populous is a global architectural
design firm that specializes in creating environments and venues that draw communities and people together. Lincoln-based Clark & Enersen is a full-service design firm serving clients nationwide. Their diverse portfolio includes civic, corporate, healthcare, higher education and other project types that benefit communities across the United States. For continued updates on the convention center project, please visit the Assemble Lincoln website at

For more information, contact Chris Whitney, Communications Coordinator, Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Visit Lincoln, at (402) 436-2376 or