In Progress: Barclays Center / SHoP

Photograph by Roger Edwards.

We have been keeping close watch on the progress of Barclays Center, SHoP’s 650,000+ stadium for at Atlantic Yards.  The project has an interesting history as the client, Bruce Ratner, originally looked to Gehry to design an urban solution and iconic image for the 22 acre site, prior to teaming with  Ellerbe Becket and .   As we’ve reported earlier, ’s response has developed to become a sweeping pre-fabricated volume, with a perforated latticework steel skin and a transparent ground level.   Photographer Roger Edwards has shared some recent photos with us of the construction process as the building is quickly beginning to take shape.

Check out more photos after the break.

Photograph by Roger Edwards.
Photograph by Roger Edwards.
Photograph by Roger Edwards.
Cite: Cilento, Karen. "In Progress: Barclays Center / SHoP" 08 Feb 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 16 Sep 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=206533>

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    I wonder if the developer is using American-made construction materials or if they are buying everything from China.

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