A wall on the second floor was removed to create a dramatic overlook into the skylit, 22-foot-tall exhibition space. The basement and top three floors accommodate art handling, offices, private viewing rooms, and an artist studio.
Anton Kern Gallery
New York, NY
DRPILLA was responsible for delivering structural engineering design services for the conversion of a pre-existing six-story Georgian-style townhouse located at 16 E 55th Street into a distinctive space for contemporary art. The renovation brings new life to the early 20th-century building accommodating more than 5,600 square feet of new exhibition space spread across the first three levels.
Enhanced Gallery Layout
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