The Shed Cultural Center (under construction)
Diller Scofidio + Renfro  Rockwell Group 

The Shed Cultural Center (under construction)

Diller Scofidio + Renfro  Rockwell Group 


The western end of Manhattan, where the High Line meets Hudson Yards, is the home of The Shed, a new center for artistic creation and research designed by Diller Scofidio Renfro in collaboration with Rockwell Group. The complex, currently under construction, will open in the spring of 2019. With six levels for cultural programs and for all types of performing and visual arts, the building is covered with a mobile shell that can colonize the adjacent plaza, generating a space for large-scale interventions. The proposal is embedded in the base of an adjoining residential tower and offers a wide range of possible configurations, which guarantee the center’s adaptation to future needs... [+]


Arquitectos Architects

Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Rockwell Group  

Equipo directivo Shed Leadership

Daniel L. Doctoroff (presidente chairman and president); Alex Poots (director artístico fundador y CEO founding artistic director and CEO); Maryann Jordan (director de operaciones chief operating officer); Laurie Beckelman (director asociado associate director)

Equipo de construcción Construction Team

Levien & Company (representante del propietario owner’s representative); Sciame Construction, LLC (gerente de construcción construction manager); Thornton Tomasetti (diseño estructural, ingeniería de fachadas y servicios de ingeniería cinética structural design, facade engineering and kinetic engineering services); Jaros, Baum & Bolles (consultor de protección contra incendios e instalaciones MEP and fire protection consultant)

Fotos Photos

Courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Rockwell Group; Ed Lederman, Iwan Baan, Timothy Schenck