Javits Convention Center, New York Building

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Jacob K. Javits Convention Center : New York Building

Contemporary Conference Building – design by I M Pei & Partners

4 Jul 2016

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Building

Building images from 24 Jun – 2 Jul 2016 © Adrian Welch:

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

Jacob K Javits Convention Center

Address: 655 West 34th Street, New York
Date built: 1979-86
Design: I M Pei & Partners, Architects

Rather pedestrian and unfriendly New York Convention Centre

Architect: James Ingo Freed of I. M. Pei and Partners

News Update – 2006:
A refurbishment and major extension to the Jacob Javits Convention Center by Richard Rogers Architects unveiled Jan 2006.

News Update – 2008:
Reported in 2008 that Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners were no longer working on this project, with concern at Richard Rogers’ connection to a UK group opposing Israel’s approach to the West Bank.

Another New York building by I M Pei: Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center architect : I M Pei & Partners

Jacob Javits Convention Center refurbishment / extension : Richard Rogers Architects

This large convention center is located on Eleventh Avenue, between 34th and 40th streets, on the West side of Manhattan in New York City.

Address: 655 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001, USA

Opened: 1986

Phone: +1 212-216-2000

Hours: Open Mon-Fri + Sun


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