2015 July 21
Pier 62 Featured in Article "Spin Doctors" at Architectural Digest Online

The article discusses the "green" aspects of public pavilions and carousels throughout the New York City area.  view full article

It states: "CDR Studio created a pavilion filled with sustainability features to house a carousel on New York’s Pier 62. A green roof planted with local grasses shades the carousel and includes solar panels, which can be used to power the attraction: Any excess energy goes back to the city’s grid. The firm used industrial materials—such as steel and concrete, as well as grille roll-down enclosures—as a nod to the warehouse that used to stand on the site."

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2015 July 14
CDR Studio to work with St. Nick's Alliance for [email protected] Project

CDR has been green-lighted by St. Nick’s Alliance to proceed with construction documentation for the [email protected] project in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  view full article

The project includes a storefront prototype, art gallery, classrooms and studio space for artists and community groups in the neighborhood. 

2015 July 13
Governor's Cup Pavilion Featured in AD Magazine

CDR Studio's Governor's Cup Pavilion was featured in the latest issue AD Magazine.  view full article

The issue, titled Pavilions, Pop Ups and Parasols, explores the thematics of this architecture. "Around the world, a new architectural form is emerging. In public places a progressive architecture is being commissioned to promote open-ended, undetermined, lightly programmed or un-programmed interactions between people. This new phenomenon of architectural form – Pavilions, Pop-Ups and Parasols – is presaged by rapidly changing social relationships flowing from social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The nexus between real and virtual meeting is effectively being reinvented by innovative and creative architectural practices."