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The 2016 Canstruction® New York dates are set!

The exhibit is scheduled to run from November 3rd to the 16th and will be open daily (including weekends) from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. except the 16th, when the exhibit will close at 6 p.m. for the dismantling of the structures at Brookfield Place in lower Manhattan (230 Vesey Street). School and group tours are requested to schedule your visit by emailing us at with Tour in the subject line.

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 competition all of the food from the New York City competition will be donated to

New York City is joined by over 100 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.

12-Gensler - A Balanced Meal - ZN 2

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The Canstruction® New York exhibition is presented with generous support from Brookfield.