Lenfest Center for the Arts

In a high-performance cultural center on Columbia University's new campus, Renzo Piano Building Workshop
looks to the neighborhood's industrial tradition. Steel and aluminum make this multi-program building robust functionally and aesthetically.


Location: Columbia University Manhattanville Campus, New York, NY Owner/Developer: Manhattanville Development Group for Columbia University
Facilities and Operations,
New York, NY
Design Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop, New York, NY
Architect of Record: Davis Brody Bond LLP, New York, NY
Associate Architect: Body Lawson Associates, New York, NY
Structural Engineer: WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff, New York, NY
Mechanical Engineer: Jaros Baum & Bolles, New York, NY
Lighting, Acoustical and Vibration Consultant: Arup, New York, NY
Construction Manager: Lendlease US Construction, New York, NY
Structural Steel Fabricator: Cives Steel Company, Northern Division, Gouverneur, NY
Structural Steel and Metal Deck Erector: J.F. Stearns, Co., LLC, Pembroke, MA
Miscellaneous Iron Fabricator and Erector: Westchester Metal Works, Yonkers, NY
Curtain Wall Fabricator: Josef Gartner USA (a division of Permasteelisa North
Chicago, IL
Curtain Wall Erector: Tower Installation, LLC, Windsor, CT