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The Berkeley Carroll School, Performing Arts Center

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The Berkeley Carroll School, Performing Arts Center Brooklyn, NY 2016 For this project, 1100 Architect transformed an 80-year-old church into a contemporary black-box theater space that serves as the new home of the Berkeley Carroll School’s performing arts program. The design—which includes a stage area, control [...]

Memorial Park

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Memorial Park New York, NY 2003 In the aftermath of September 11th, the Mayor of New York City asked 1100 Architect to design a temporary memorial for the family members and friends of victims. Undertaken pro bono, 1100 Architect converted an existing space near Ground Zero into a non-denominational [...]

Irish Hunger Memorial

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Irish Hunger Memorial New York, NY 2002 To create a memorial commemorating the Great Irish Hunger, the Battery Park City Authority selected a team consisting of 1100 Architect, landscape architect Gail Wittwer-Laird, and artist Brian Tolle. Located on the banks of the Hudson River, in lower [...]

Anthony D’Offay Gallery

Anthony D'Offay Gallery New York, NY 1990 For this renovation of the Philip Johnson-designed Rockefeller Guest House in Midtown Manhattan, 1100 Architect converted what had been a private residence into an exhibition space for Anthony D’Offay Gallery—with careful fidelity to Johnson’s original design. To guide visitors through the space, [...]

Metro Pictures Gallery

Metro Pictures Gallery New York, NY 2007 The design of Metro Pictures Gallery creates a contemporary space free of distraction, allowing visitors to focus their attention on the exhibitions themselves. The fully glazed façade establishes a dialogue between the interiors and the Chelsea neighborhood. Clear sightlines between the [...]

Blum Helman Gallery

Blum Helman Gallery New York, NY 1984 The first large-scale art exhibition space to open in SoHo, this 4,000-square-foot gallery was designed to accommodate both small-scale works and heavy, large-format sculptures. The design maintained elements from the original interior—like its tin ceiling and cast-iron columns—while introducing a new reinforced-steel [...]