Van Cortlandt Park Ice Skating Rink

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> Client:…………Governor’s Ball
> Locations:…….Van Cortlandt Park, The Bronx, New York City, New York

A seasonal complex at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx.
Along with produce Ron Kraut, Ice Rink Events, Ekstein Development, RD Management and the NYC Parks Department, A.Form Architecture designed a new ice skating rink complex open to the public in the Bronx. The complex consists of a guest services pavilion made up of 13 shipping containers creatively refurbished and arranged, an 80’ x 160’ ice rink, a large outdoor viewing promenade, and a party area.
We are proud to part of a community based project that will create great memories of growing up in the Bronx.

Please visit www.vcpicerink.com for more information.

Governor's Ball

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> Client:…………Governor’s Ball
> Locations:…….Randall’s Island, New York, New York

Working with the Executive Producer, A.Form Architecture pc assisted with the site design as well as the structural engineering peer reviews in order to bring the Randall’s Island annual Governor’s Ball temporary music facility up to building and fire code standards.

Mercedez Benz Fashion Week - New York

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> Client:…………IMG Worldwide, Inc.
> Locations:…….Lincoln Center, New York, New York

Space Shuttle Pavilion

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> Project: ……….Intrepid Space Shuttle Pavilion
> Client:…………Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
> Locations:…….Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York, New York

A.Form Architecture pc provided the architectural component to the Space Shuttle Pavilion surround the U.S.S. Enterprise on the U.S.S. Intrepid. A.Form Architecture enjoyed working with an incredible professional team assembled by Matt Woods, owner representative for the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. The team included: the project manager Jones Lang LaSalle, exhibit designers H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture LLC, air structure work by Air Structure American Technologies, Inc., structural engineers AMSEC Engineering of New York pc and Collado Engineering, lighting by Focus Lighting, expeditor JAM Consultants, inc., and General Contractor Anchor Construction. 

The Great GoogaMooga Festival

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> Client:………… SFNY Festivals, LLC.
> Locations:……. Prospect Park, Brooklyn, New York
> Consultant:……Civil Entertainment Group, LLC
> Statistics:…..… 140 Food and Beverage Vendors, 20 Music Performances & 60 Culinary Programs

A.Form Architecture pc provided the architectural site design and applied the New York City building code requirements to The Great GoogaMooga Festival in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. A.Form Architecture also procured the proper structural components and safety permits for the world-class, two-day culinary, drink and music event. The festival was attended by a total of 80,000 persons over the course of two days. Superfly Presents produced the event.

Frieze Art Fair New York

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> Client:…………Frieze New York
> Locations:…….Randall’s Island, New York, New York
> Statistics: ……. Largest Temporary Structure in the world - 250,000 sq.ft., 1,376 ft long x 164’ wide

A.Form Architecture pc provided the architectural coordination and applied the New York City building code requirements to the New York Frieze Art Fair. The unique structure required a close partnership with Owners Frieze New York, Producer Production Glue, LLC and the tent equipment and installation provided by Karl’s Event Services.

Gaga's Workshop

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> Client: ………Stuart Weissman Productions, Inc.
> Location:……Barneys New York, 660 Madison Avenue, New York, New York
> Consultant: . Jeremy Thom Productions & MG McLaren Engineering

The Gaga’s Workshop temporary exterior display for the Madison Avenue Barneys New York location was inspired by Barneys Lady Gaga marketing campaign. A.Form Architecture pc was the on hand architect for exterior facade that featured extensive truss work to hold up the large caricature of Lady Gaga. Stuart Weissman Productions produced the event, while Jeremy Thom Productions acted as designers and MG McLaren Engineering Group provided the structural engineering.

Creator's Project Festival

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> Client:…………Vice Media, Inc.

Working with the Executive Producer, Vice Media, A.Form Architecture pc acted as the project architect and engineer, bringing various non-conforming spaces up to building and fire code for public assembly for this downtown Brooklyn, NY, multi-location festival.

Chanel Traveling Art Pavillion

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> Client: ………..KCD Worldwide
> Location:……..Central Park, New York, New York
> Architects:……Zaha Hadid Architects
> Consultants:Arup Engineering

The Mobile Art Pavilion for CHANEL was designed and fabricated by the office of Zaha Hadid Architects.
A.Form Architecture pc was retained by KCD Worldwide to act as the local NYC Architect, providing building permit and temporary place of assembly permits. A.Form also coordinated with Arup Engineering on structural and life safety systems.

READ Sculpture

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> Client: ……….The Target Corporation
> Location:…….The New York Public Library, New York, New York
> Consultants:...David Stark Design & Atomic Design

Working with David Stark Design and Atomic Design, A.Form Architecture functioned as the local NYC Architect Engineers for the Target display supporting Read Across America. The 26 foot tall installation that spelled out the word “READ” was made out of 25,000 Dr. Seuss classics and was placed on the steps of the New York Public Library.

Mannequin Parade NYC

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> Client: ……….Fashion Center BID
> Location:…….Fashion District & Times Square, Broadway Between 42nd and 34th Street, New York, New York
> Consultant: PeKo Creative

The Mannequin Parade NYC, also known as Sidewalk Catwalk, was a public art exhibit which showcased some of the world’s iconic fashion designers. A.Form Architecture pc acted as the project architect and structural engineer for PeKo Creative.

Circus Vasquez

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> Client:…………Circus Vasquez
> Locations:…….Bronx and Queens, New York, New York

A.Form Architecture acts in the capacity of being the New York City local Architect and Engineer for Circus Vasquez annual Bronx and Queens locations of their tour. AFA provides building and fire code consultation, while filing for the required building permit and the temporary place of assembly permits.

NY Water Taxi Beach

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> Client:………….Harbor Experience Companies
> Locations:… ….South Street Sea Port, Governor’s Island, and the Queens Waterfront, New York, New York

Working directly with the owner, A.Form Architecture pc designed the 3 water taxi beach locations of the South Street Sea Port, Governor’s Island, and on the Queens Waterfront. AFA has been working closely with the developers for 3 years, refining the design to adapt to the growth of the water taxi beach concept.

Fire Island

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> Client:…………… Bromley Caldari Architects pc
> Location:…………Fire Island, Long Island, New York

The Fire Island community center Architects and Designers, Bromley Caldari Architects pc, contacted A.Form Architecture to design a cost effective awning system for the Fire Island community center exterior deck. AFA used a modification of the Losberger Uni temporary structure framing system to complete the task. Pat Moughan acted as the Losberger USA, LLC representative. The installation was done by Losberger USA, LLC.

7th on Sixth Fashion Shows

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> Client: ………7th on Sixth, Inc. , a Division of IMG Worldwide, Inc.
> Location:……Bryant Park, New York, New York
> Statistics:……All equipment is rented
> Consultant:Constructed twice annually- February and September

Rivaling Paris and Milan, New York City has become the fashion capital of the world. At the 7th on Sixth Fashion Shows in Bryant Park, the world’s most renown designers debut their latest designs. To showcase celebrated designers such as Calvin Klein and Donna Karen New York, a world class venue is required.
As Chief Architect, Andrew Formichella, President of A.Form Architecture pc focusses on maximizing the venue’s flexibility, thus allowing clothing designers to be as creative with their presentation as they are with their product...

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2006 Winter Olympics Metal Ceremony Plaza

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> Client: ………Intermedia Production Group
> Location:……Plaza Castello, Torino, Italy
> Phase:………Concept, Never Built

As an Architectural Consultant to the New York based Intermedia Production Group, A.Form Architecture is providing architectural design services for the proposed 2006 Winter Olympic Metal Ceremony Plaza.
Under the direction of the Intermedia Production Group and in coordination with the design team, AFA’s design includes bleacher seating for 4,000 standing for 3,000 persons, position of the stage with attention to sight lines and lighting and camera positions for the broadcast production. A VIP hospitality and seating area is also incorporated.

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The 130th Preakness Stakes Sponsor Village

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> Client: ………The Maryland Jockey Club
> Location:……Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland

As an Architectural Consultant to The Maryland Jockey Club, A.Form Architecture pc designed the interior track of Pimlico Race Course and surroundings areas, to contain the Sponsor Village, Preakness Celebration Area, Hospitality Tents and Additional Bleacher Seating.
The Sponsor area has been growing over the years without the benefit of architectural planning or design, this season the MJC decided it was time to formalize a master plan design while expanding the sponsor program.

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The Greater New York Billy Graham Crusade 2005

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> Client: ………Special Event Services & Stuart Weissman Productions
> Location:……Flushing Meadow Park, Queens, New York
> Statistics:……70,000 seated & 30,000 standing per sermon

As an Architectural Consultant to Special Event Services and Stuart Weissman Production, A.Form Architecture pc provided architectural site design and NYC building code consulting, AFA also applied for and retained the Structural component building permit and the Life Safety Permit for the three day Billy Graham 2005 Crusade, attended by over 400,000 persons.
In collaboration with Stuart Weissman Productions, and SMP’s coordination with the NYC Police Department, NYC Parks Department, The NYC Building Department, and …

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The 1998 NYC Goodwill Games

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> Client:……….Time Warner
> Location:……New York, New York
> Statistics:……All equipment is rented

Hosting 60 countries and 1,300 athletes, the 1998 Goodwill Games is the single largest sporting event in NYC history. A.Form Architecture pc worked closely with the Goodwill Games staff, NYC bureaus, Geiger Structural Engineers, and dozens of contractors and suppliers, to develop the world class venues necessary for this historic event.
As Architect of Record for the Goodwill Games, A.Form archivecture pc designed and assisted in the development and execution of the venues for the Opening Ceremonies, Beach Volleyball, and the Global Pavilion.

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The Atelier Fashion Show Venue

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> Client:……….7th on Sixth, a Division of IMG Worldwide, Inc.
> Location:……Bryant Park, New York, New York
> Statistics:……3D Computer Modeling to generate sales and enhance technical discussions
> Consultant:Constructed twice annually- February and September

“Computer Modeling has greatly enhanced the design and design development process. Our clients and consultants have an instant understanding of the project design intent at the very early stages of design.”

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College Commoncements

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> Project: ………. College Commencement Seating and Permitting
> Locations: ……….York College - Queens College - Barnard College - Long Island University -
> Statistics:…………Seating for commencement audiences of as many as 10,000 persons.

A.Form Architecture helps colleges and universities determine and establish an accommodating seating arrangement and acquire the appropriate permits for the large gatherings.


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> Project: ………. Barnard College Commencement at Grant’s Tomb
> Location: ………. .General Grant National Memorial Plaza, New York, New York

Barnard College had a special commencement seating arrangement in front of the General Grand National Memorial, a.k.a. Grant’s Tomb. Up to 2,900 persons were seated for the ceremony.

Innovative Marketing Schemes

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> Project: ……….Little Marina
> Client:…………Mother New York
> Location:……...Times Square, New York, New York
> Statistics:……...A 25 ft animated doll structure that traveled to New York City as a part of the Missoni for Target marketing campaign.

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> Project: ……….Red Bull Pylons
> Client:…………Promotion! -USA, LLC
> Locations:…….60th-49th, Flatiron Plaza, Gansevoort Plaza, Madison Square Garden, Union Square Park
> Statistics: …….Approximately 35 pylons were erected around NYC as a promotion for the Red Bull Air Race


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> Project: ……….Meet Dave’s “Dave’s Head”
> Client:…………Jhada of New York
> Location:……...Times Square, New York, New York
> Statistics:……...A traveling 15 ft tall replica was placed in Times Square promoting Twentieth Century Fox’s film, Meet Dave.


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> Project: ……….The Largest Cardboard Box Event
> Client:…………The Michael Adam Group
> Location:……...Times Square, New York, New York
> Statistics:……...The final box measured 42ft x 16ft x 8 ft and was a Guinness World Record setting feat.


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> Project: ……….Radio Shack Laptop Exhibit
> Client:…………Stu Weissman Productions
> Location:……..Times Square, New York, New York
> Statistics:……..Two 11ft x 17ft laptops were constructed, one in NYC and the other in San Francisco, for three day cross-country video conferencing event.

Times Square

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> Project:……………Tostitos Football Structure - Transformers 3 Publicity Presentation - NYC Mannequin Parade - CNN Election Party - USTA Times Square Temporary Tent Building - The Abu Dhabi Experience - Christmas In August - Step-A-Thon - Baby Bottle Installation - Samsung Photo Op Container - Express Rock the Sidewalk - Gumball 3000 - The Great Recycle Event - Kraft Lunchables Installation - Frito Lays Promotional Event - MasterCard Priceless - U.S. National Texting Championship - Lady Gaga (Barneys Wessiman)
> Location:………….Times Square Theater District, W 47th St. between 7th Ave and Broadway, New York, New York

Lincoln Center

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> Project:……………20th Annual American Fashion Awards Cocktail Party + Dinner - Bravo Fashion Show - Film Society Dinner -.Minority Corporate Counsel Association Cocktail Party - FiFi (Fragrance Foundation) Awards - Jaffe Drive Centennial THINK Exhibit - Leading Ladies Gala - Pace University Commencement Simulcast - CBS Upfront - American Ballet Theatre - Lincoln Center Corporate Fund Gala - Lincoln Center American Ireland Fund - USA Network Upfront Brief Event - American Association of the National Theater War Horse Opening Gala - New York Philharmonic Gala -.Metropolitan Opera Gala
> Location:………….Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, New York
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The High Line

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> Project:……………Calvin Klein - Cooking Light Magazine 25th Anniversary Event - Cooper Union Reception - IBM Client Reception - Movie Premier Party - Suits & Style Fashion Show - Band of Outsiders Event - Summer Benefit on the High Line
> Location:………….The High Line, Manhattan, New York

Central Park

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> Project:……………Black Eyed Peas Public Outdoor Concert - NFL Youth Clinic - Outdoor Nation Video Conference - Under the Sun Promotion - Conservatory Garden Fashion Show by Ralph Lauren - H+M Fashion Show - Concert for Schools sponsored by AOL - Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Race
> Location:………….Central Park, New York, New York

Randall's Island

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> Project:……………Randall’s Island Catalpa Music Festival - Randall’s Island Electric Zoo Music Concert 2009-2012 - Hercules Trophy Dining Event - Meatopia
> Location:………….Randall’s Island, New York, New York

Prospect Park

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> Project:……………Singapore Day -
> Location:………….Prospect Park, Brooklyn, New York

Flushing Meadows Park

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> Project:……………Maloof Money Cup - Festival de Mayo - New York Dance Party
> Location:………….Flushing Meadows Park, Queens, New York

Madison Square Park

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> Project:…………….Big Apple BBQ - Celebrate Flatiron Chefs - US Open Live 2011 - SoBe Exhibit - Tide Event - Nissan Taxi of Tomorrow - Brazil Exhibit - Toyota Prius Flower Seating
> Location:……….….Madison Square Park, Madison Avenue, New York, New York

Bryant Park

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> Project:……………TropFest - Microsoft Kiosks - EA Sports Madden - Temporary Coat Check : New York Public Library
> Location:………….Bryant Park, 41 W 40th Street, New York, New York

Gasevoort Plaza

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> Project:……………HP Beats In a Box Event- Summer Solstice - Lincoln KMZ
> Location:………….Gansevoort Plaza, 420 Park Avenue South, New York, New York

Union Square Park

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> Project:……………Toyota Exhibit Space - Union Jack Square - Pilates for Pink - Nike NTC - It’s So Miami Pop-Up Pool - Game Launch
> Location:………….Union Square Park, East 14th Street, New York, New York

Pier 57

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> Project:……………Whitney Museum of American Art Fall Gala - J.C. Penney Analyst Event - Helmut Lang Spring 2012 Fashion Show - H & M Versace Fashion Show - High Line Spring Benefit - Food Network NYC Food & Wine Festival - Rag & Bone Spring 2012 Fashion Show - Edun 2012 Spring Fashion Show - Diesel Spring 2012 Fashion Show - Joseph Abboud Spring 2012 Fashion Show - Proenza Schouler Fashion Show
> Location:………….Pier 57, W 15th St & Hudson River Greenway, New York, New York

275 Hudson

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> Project:……………New Amsterdam Bicycle Show - Burberry Technology Event - Global Volatility Summit 2012 - Cartier Juste un Clou After Party - Chrysler SRT New Vehicle Launch and Reception - Baby Phat Fashion Show - IAB Internet Week - Johnny Walker Tasting - Dorn Walker Dinner Event - Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation Kids for Kids - Microsoft Software Launch - New York Experience Speed Event - Rolls Royce World Dealer Conference - Ralph Lauren Fashion Shows - Shaw Powell Wedding - Suede Magazine Launch Party - VICE Party - Vogue Dinner Party - Ace Gallery Fashion Show and Party
> Location:……….…Madison Square Park, Madison Avenue, New York, New York

Apollo Theatre

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> Project:……………Apollo Theater Cocktail Party - Bravo Fashion Show - Mayor’s Office for the Arts and Culture Cocktail Party - Ailey at the Apollo - Apollo Theater 75th & 76th Anniversary Cocktail Party - Robin Hood Benefit Party
> Location:………….Apollo Theatre, 253 West 125th Street, New York, New York

Cedar Lake

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> Project:……………The Premiere of “Dancing Across Borders” - Donna Karen Fashion Shows - GQ 50 Anniversary Party - William Rast Runway Show - Narciso Rodriguez Fashion Shows 2006-2008 - Rag and Bone Fashion Shows - Bombay Sapphire House of Imagination - The Karl Lagerfeld Fashion Show - Donna Karen Fashion Shows Spring 2011
> Location:………….Cedar Lake, 547 West 26th Street, New York, New York

340 West Street

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> Project:……………Scope Art Fair New York 2011 - Proenza Schouler Fashion Show - Capsule Apparel Tradeshow New York- Rag & Bone Runway Fashion Show - Helmut Lang Ruway Fashion Show - Derek Lam Runway Fashion Show - Jason Wu Runway Fashion Show - Pulse Art Fair - Digitas NewFront 2012 - Philip Lim Fall 2011 Fashion Show - SKINS Launch Party - Heineken Inspire Event - Edun Fashion Show
> Location:………….St. John’s Center, 340 West St, New York, New York

450 East 29th Street

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> Project:……………NYU School of Dentistry Cocktail Party - Toast to the Children Fund Raiser - Lucky Magazine FABB Conference Cocktail Reception - NYU Medical School Graduation Reception
> Location:………….450 East 29th Street, New York, New York

440 West 15th Street

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> Project:……………Yigaz Azrouel Women’s Collection Show - alice + olivia Spring/Summer 2012 Fashion Week Presentation - Whitney Museum of American Art Auction - Spring Wedding - Taubman Birthday Celebration - AOL New Front - Target Editor Preview - Stonybrook University Fundraiser - Spring Fashion Event - BENEFIT for JAPAN - Phillip Lim Fashion Show - Kao Azrouel Fashion Shows - Old Spice New York Influencer Event - Lucky Shops 2011 - HTC Phone Launch - LOVE Auction - Lands End Event - Chanel J12 Watch Launch - Land Rover Event - Jezebel 25 - Jameson First Shot - Creative Time Spring Gala
> Location:………….440 West 15th Street, New York, New York

50 Kent Street

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> Project:…………….Williamsburg Park
> Location:………….50 Kent Street, Brooklyn, New York

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Shows, Los Angeles

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> Client:……….7th on Sixth, a Division of IMG Worldwide, Inc.
> Location:……The Standard Hotel, Los Angeles, California
> Statistics:……Create two fashion show venues within an existing interior space

Our assignment was to renovate an existing space to contain two fashion show venues. Our design satisfied the fashion industry venue standards as well as local building codes and safety standards.

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Grand Central Fashion Show & Exhibit

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> Client: ………7th on Sixth, a Division of IMG Worldwide, Inc.
> Location:……Grand Central Station, New York, New York
> Statistics:……Design for dual functions, public access to trains, and exhibit with live events

7th on Sixth, a division of IMG Worldwide, Inc., is attempting to bring the New York Fashion Week to the general public. Grand Central Station was studied as a potential venue due to the high volume of public occupancy.
A.Form Architecture pc designed the layout to include a 336 seat venue and exhibit space with retail, while keeping public access open to the main terminal.

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Standard Structure Fitted to a Specific Site

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> Client: ………LosBerger USA
> Location:……Acqualina Hotel, Miami, Florida

As an Architecture Consultant to the LosBerger USA, a temporary structures manufacture, A.Form Architecture pc designed a special event scheme using LosBerger’s standard multiflex and uniflex standard equipment for the Acqualina Hotel.
A 3 meter walkway systems leads from multiple access points to two large special event spaces. The Hotel decided to purchase the equipment and set permanent foundations for the structures.

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Look of the Games

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> Client:………..The Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games
> Location:…….Atlanta, Georgia
> Statistics:……12’ x 18’ scaffold towers creating shade structures
> Consultant:….FTL Associates

Look of the Games is the signature of an Olypiad. A program dedicated to the aesthetic presentation of the Olympics, Look of the Games encompassing banners, landscaping, field of play graphics, and environmental structures.
As Senior Architect at FTL/Happold, Andrew Formichella was part of the Look Design Team. David Burke, functioning as Job Captain, produced the design and technical documents.
Formichella worked closely with Olympic...

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