Wednesday 29 October, 2008

Storefront 961


This summer the a href=\”http://www.storefrontnews.org/\”Storefront for Art and Architecture/a closed for restoration of its famous facade, designed by a href=\”http://www.stevenholl.com/\”Steven Holl/a and a href=\”http://www.acconci.com/\”Vito Acconci/a. Since its opening in 1993, the venue has been popular for its hinged panels on the facade and tapered space, as much as for the varied exhibitions the non-profit holds.br /br /img src=\”http://www.archidose.org/Blog/storefront-demo.jpg\” alt=\”storefront-demo.jpg\” /br /[Storefront for Art and Architecture interior | image a href=\"http://www.storefrontnews.org/event_dete.php?eventID=80\" target=\"_blank\"source/a]br /br /I\’m a fan of the space and the exhibitions. The project\’s been a href=\”http://www.archidose.org/May99/053199.htm\”featured/a on a href=\”http://archidose.blogspot.com/2007/01/30-in-30-30.html\”each/a of my a href=\”http://architourist.pbwiki.com/Storefront+for+Art+and+Architecture\”web pages/a. And while I\’ve yet to see the newly restored facade, I couldn\’t help post something in the meantime. So here\’s the a ground floor plan of the space, taken from a a href=\”http://www.storefrontnews.org/newsletter/StorefrontDrawings.pdf\” target=\”_blank\”PDF/a on the Strorefront\’s web page.br /br /img src=\”http://www.archidose.org/Blog/storefront-plan.jpg\” alt=\”storefront-plan.jpg\” /


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