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Steven Holl Receives Approval for Kennedy Center Pedestrian Bridge

12:00 - 31 July, 2016
Steven Holl Receives Approval for Kennedy Center Pedestrian Bridge , Courtesy of Steven Holl Architects
Courtesy of Steven Holl Architects

Steven Holl Architects have received the go-ahead for a new pedestrian bridge linking their own Kennedy Center Expansion to the Potomac riverfront. Originally proposed by Kennedy Center architect Edward Durell Stone in 1959, the idea to extend the lively arts program from the center along the waterfront is set to increase the vitality of both existing programs. The bridge approval was one of the last remaining piece of the project, with the majority of the Kennedy Center Expansion already under construction.