The 25th Annual Canstruction New York Competition and Art Exhibition is open! This year marks Canstruction® New York’s 10th year at Brookfield Place, so we have even more to celebrate in our 25th year. The exhibit is open from November 2nd through 15th 2017, Daily (including weekends), 10 a.m. – 8 p.m, except November 15th when the exhibit closes at 6 p.m. for the dismantling of the structures. The exhibit is free to the public; however, we ask all visitors to bring a can of high-quality food to donate to City Harvest. A donation bin will be available on the second level (Lobby Level on elevators).
Voting is open for the People’s Choice Award now through DeCanstruction on November 15th!
Vote online now!
Congratulations to the award winners of the 25th Annual Canstruction New York Design/Build Competition:
- Best Original Design – Leslie E. Robertson Associates (LERA): A Rising Tide
- Best Use of Labels – Simpson Gumpertz & Heger: Fearless in the Face of Hunger
- Structural Ingenuity – GACE Consulting Engineers: Pining to End Hunger
- Best Meal – Gensler: Popeye the Sailor CAN
- Honorable Mention – DeSimone Consulting Engineers: The Giving Tree
- Honorable Mention – Gannett Fleming – Beauty and the Feast
- Most Cans – Turner Construction Company: On Track to End Hunger 7,250 cans
- Cheri Award – Beyer Blinder Belle: Your Smile CAN Change the World
Click the image on the left to take a virtual tour of this year’s exhibit! All structure images by Ashok Sinha
If you would like more information about Canstruction New York and how you or your firm can be involved, please contact us at email@CanstructionNY.org.
If you are planning on bringing a school class or a group of 7 or more people to see the exhibit, please contact us for scheduling. Use Group in the subject line and send to email@CanstructionNY.org
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Canstruction® New York is a 501(c)(3) Corporation. is an international charity competition where architects, engineers, contractors and students they mentor, compete to design and build giant structures made entirely from full cans of food. At the close of the New York City competition all of the food from the cansculptures and food donations from the public will be donated to
New York City is joined by over 150 cities across North America and other countries such as Australia and New Zealand who will hold Canstruction® Competitions in the coming year. Highlighting the creativity and compassion of top architectural and engineering firms, these astounding structures are helping to change the world – by lifting the spirits of those in need, by raising public awareness, and most importantly, by collecting millions of pounds of food for local food banks.
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The Canstruction® New York exhibition is presented with generous support from Brookfield.