Sperone Westwater Gallery Reveals Hulking Concrete Skeleton

Posted on: February 25th, 2010 at 6:12 am by

Yesterday morning, a large section of netting was removed from the future Sperone Westwater Gallery at 257 Bowery, revealing a hulking concrete skeleton.  The upward structural push continues unabated, but should be capped pretty soon.  Keep an eye out for that all-telling American flag.

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Once complete, Lord Norman Foster’s gallery will rise nine stories above the Bowery and feature a full-floor elevator exhibition space.  It will look something like this…

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[Photo via Foster+Partners]

Yet, the question always looms – how many more galleries can the Bowery withstand?

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