west chelsea / high line district
West Chelsea/High Line, Manhattan
Conversion to galleries and residential lofts of an early twentieth century West Chelsea/High Line loft building.
Built as a garage and converted to exhibition space by the DIA Art Foundation. With this exhibition building, the DIA Art Foundation established West Chelsea as an international art center.
Conservation of the exterior, installation of art galleries on the lower floors and creation of a penthouse addition for residential lofts.