Articles on SuperPier

SuperPier's Preview Set for Future Renovation in Chelsea

YoungWoo & Associates have been planning a revitalization and reimagining of Pier 57 into SuperPier, a cultural hub with retail space, characterized by conex box modularity.  The project, which comes with the tagline in hendiatris, “Culture, Cargo, Chaos,” is planned as a full cultural hub, making room for retail and restaurants, as well as event space, including its public, rooftop park, which will can hold an audience of around 3,000.

SuperPier: Up, Up and Away!

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When Pier 57 was constructed along the Hudson in 1952, it was hailed as an engineering feat. Rather than using standard piles, Pier 57 was Manhattan’s first pier built to float on concrete boxes. Over the years, the Pier’s “super” popularity waned, but one developer intends to bring Pier 57 back into the spotlight.