The Art Center Block The NewSchool of Architecture and Design occupies 51% of the total office-building square footage at the Art Center Block, a full city block bounded by Park, 13th, F and G sts.

SAN DIEGO—A joint venture between Carleton Management Inc. and the Downtown LLC (Bishop Family) has sold the Art Center Block for $34 million to Paragon Real Estate Fund LLC. The property consists of five office buildings totaling 132,854 square feet in Downtown San Diego’s East Village, a burgeoning neighborhood.