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The 25th Annual Canstruction New York Competition and Art Exhibition has ended! This year marked Canstruction® New York’s 10th year at Brookfield Place, so it was an extra special celebration 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).


Congratulations to the award winners of the 25th Annual Canstruction New York Design/Build Competition:

The people have spoken: the People’s Choice Award winner is DeSimone Consulting Engineers for their cansculpture The Giving Tree

Gannett Fleming Beauty and the Feast

Click the image on the left to take a virtual tour of this year’s exhibit! All structure images by Ashok Sinha

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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.