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Old Posted Aug 29, 2007, 10:47 PM
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Images from the story
http://www.metropolismag.com/cda/story.php?artid=2911




“This was the last image we pulled together as an architectural team for a typical section of the front of the building. I can’t promise that it’s going to look like this at all, but you can see the kind of saw-toothed roof which would have photovoltaics on the lower-angle pieces facing south and natural light coming in to the meeting rooms, probably two levels of meeting rooms on the top that will filter the light through, but not likely to bring it all the way down into the exhibition spaces. The landscaping in the foreground is just an idea of how we can create something that’s soft, something that’s very welcoming and sort of enhancing the whole human experience as you come to the convention center.” —Bruce Fowle



The existing Jacob K. Javits Convention Center




Left: proposed site plan; right: existing site plan




Proposed site plan




Proposed elevation
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