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[COLLAPSING THE EDGE] Governors Island is an edge to hold the object of Manhattan. Hugh Ferris's paintings depict monumental voids and volumes- the visual language of Manhattan. The ferry terminal aims to interrupt this edge.

Concept Diagram
Concept Diagram

Version 1:
[DELAMINATION] First iteration involved peeling the edge to present a fork in the road- the original promenade and the new. The Ferry Terminal would sit between these.

Version 2:
[ISLANDS] To allow for more ferry or boat traffitc, the delamination was deleted.

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ferryterminal_south.jpg
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ferryterminal_Axon_cables_combined.jpg
governorsislandmap.jpg
Concept Image
Concept Diagram
ferryterminal_siteplan.jpg
ferryterminal_axo.jpg
ferryterminal_plans.jpg
ferryterminal_section.jpg
Arrival_01.jpg
Ferryterminal_arrival2.jpg
ferryterminal_south.jpg
6427742209_0b11fa0c94_o.jpg
ferryterminal_Axon_cables_combined.jpg
Concept Image

[COLLAPSING THE EDGE] Governors Island is an edge to hold the object of Manhattan. Hugh Ferris's paintings depict monumental voids and volumes- the visual language of Manhattan. The ferry terminal aims to interrupt this edge.

Concept Diagram

Version 1:
[DELAMINATION] First iteration involved peeling the edge to present a fork in the road- the original promenade and the new. The Ferry Terminal would sit between these.

Version 2:
[ISLANDS] To allow for more ferry or boat traffitc, the delamination was deleted.

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