Gallery: Colorful Rhinebeck Jewish Center Will Be Upcycled from Old Bar...

Rhinebeck Jewish Center is getting a cheerful new green home that will be upcycled from a historic barn. Designed by Yeshaya Shor, the new synagogue will recycle wood salvaged from an existing barn, giving it new life in a community center. Coupled with green technology such as rainwater collection and passive heating and cooling, the new building will be a welcoming and green place of prayer.

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  1. xena February 17, 2013 at 11:24 pm

    this is so inspirational! I love how an old barn now has a new use! it really is beautiful how the enviornment was taken into account.

  2. Yeshaya February 6, 2013 at 1:18 pm

    Special thanks to Yoav Menachem, a recent graduate from the Product Design program, and Natalia Priwin, graduate from the Masters of Lighting Design program at Parsons The New School for Design for their contrubution to this project!