Get Ready for ‘Canstruction 2023’ at Brookfield Place, November 2-13

 

 

 

Snoopy Soars to the Moon, Canstruction NYC 2019

Canstruction returns to Brookfield Place! The annual design competition challenges teams of architects, engineers, and contractors to build sculptures made entirely out of unopened cans of food. The large-scale sculptures are placed on display and later donated to City Harvest to help provide families with a holiday meal. Here’s the Map!

Don’t forget to Vote for the 2023 People’s Choice Award!

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Charles Ray: Adam and Eve arrives at Two Manhattan West

 

 

 

Charles Ray, Adam and Eve, 2023. Image by Timothy Schenck. Adam and Eve, 2023 are made of Stainless Steel and measure 103 1/2 x 83 1/2 x 29 1/2 inches.

For almost fifty years Charles Ray has been making art that engages the mind and the eye. His earliest works often included his own performing body. More recently he has focused on his work’s relationship to the long history of sculpture. This can be seen not only in his engagement with the fundamental elements of the medium — space, mass, texture — but also in his adoption of historical themes, including the equestrian portrait, the reclining nude, and the relief.

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Canstruction Returns to Brookfield Place for its 30th Year ~ November 3-14, 2022

 

 

 

Our Pride and Joy, 2018 Canstruction

The annual design competition challenges teams of architects, engineers and contractors to build sculptures made entirely out of unopened cans of food. The large-scale sculptures are placed on display and later donated to City Harvest to help provide families with a holiday meal. This annual event will take place from November 2-14.

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The Annual Canstruction will be an In-Person Event in 2021 at Brookfield Place NYC

 

 

 

Canstruction NYC 2015

The 29th Annual Canstruction New York, raising money for City Harvest, will take place from November 4 ~ 15 at Brookfield Place, this year as an in-person event!

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Xenobia Bailey in The Winter Garden at Brookfield Place in Summer 2021

 

 

 

Xenobia Bailey ~ Image via Brookfield Place

The Winter Garden at Brookfield Place is opening its doors to a summer of Xenobia Bailey. With two new commissioned artworks, expect to see her artwork entitled Mothership on view June 28th, and sit under her canopy entitled Functional Frequency Environment on July 12th.

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Brookfield Place NYC Getting Ready for the Annual Canstruction Competition 2019

 

 

Water We going To Do About Hunter? ~ in a unique design of the Brooklyn Bridge and Watertower by AKF Group

The 27th Annual Canstruction New York Design/Build Competition will take place from November 7-21, 2019, on exhibit within the beautiful ten-story, glass-vaulted, Winter Garden Atrium at Brookfield Place.

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It’s Time for the Annual Canstruction Competition at Brookfield Place

 

 

Canstruction 2015

Celebrating its 16th anniversary, and 11 years at Brookfield Place New York, the non-profit organization Canstruction will bring together top architectural and engineering firms for an over-night ‘Canstruction Competition’ within the first two floors of Brookfield Place.

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