LOT-EK to Turn Pier 57 in NYC into an Eco, Open-Air Attraction

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Aug 9, 2009 • References: lot-ek & archdaily
By now you've probably heard of and maybe even seen shipping container homes and storefronts, but shipping container is about to be taken to the next level by LOT-EK. The designers have plans to transform Pier 57 in outside Chelsea, NY into a shipping container park.

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