Gallery: Pier 57 “Incubox” Shipping Container Mall Approved by City Cou...

We've been following the progress of this massive shipping container mall proposed for Pier 57 for quite some time now, and this week, the project came one step closer to fruition with the approval of the City Council. Developed by Youngwoo & Associates and designed by LOT-EK, the mall is part of a larger renovation and redevelopment project that seeks to re-enliven the area around the waterfront as a retail and tourist destination.

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  1. Susan Rainier August 27, 2013 at 1:12 am

    Remains to be seen and verified.

  2. J David Dacus April 11, 2013 at 7:30 pm

    It would have been too much to list that it was in New York City I guess.

  3. Russell S. Day April 11, 2013 at 12:17 pm

    I want to run over there and open a store that sells things I like, like the obsidian hand axe. Still multi use buildings that integrate living spaces with working spaces are always and will forever be better for the society.
    Greece was designed for walkers. I noticed. Romans had horses and chariots.
    Anyway it is good.

  4. almajelany April 10, 2013 at 3:18 am

    how can i contact or reach the builders of these container malls?
    I am interested also to have it in our country. you can reach me at