Houston St at 2nd Ave
First Park
New York


coordinates: 40.7238655,-73.9907303
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Building names(s): BMW Guggenheim LAB
Architect/Designer: Atelier Bow-Wow


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Atelier Bow-Wow (05/2011)

Completion date: 2011

function(s): pavilion

The BMW Guggenheim Lab is a mobile laboratory traveling to nine major cities worldwide over six years. Led by international, interdisciplinary teams of emerging talents in the areas of urbanism, architecture, art, design, science, technology, education, and sustainability, the Lab addresses issues of contemporary urban life through programs and public discourse. Its goal is the exploration of new ideas, experimentation, and ultimately the creation of forward-thinking solutions for city life.
First Stop: New York – 3 August to 16 October 2011
Second Stop: Berlin – dates to be confirmed

opening hours:
Wednesday 1–9 pm
Thursday 1–9 pm
Friday 1–10 pm
Saturday 10 am–10 pm
Sunday 10 am–10 pm
(Closed Monday and Tuesday)

admission cost: free

website: bmwguggenheimlab.org

getting there:
subway lines: F (2nd Ave) 4, 6 (Bleecker St) N, R (Prince St) B, D, M (Broadway–Lafayette St)
Bus: 5, 21, and 103