Thomas Heatherwick designed the Vessel to “bring people together”

Thomas Heatherwick explains his desire for the recently opened Vessel at the Hudson Yards development to become a unique public destination in this video.

Designed by his London practice Heatherwick Studio, the giant honeycomb-like sculpture that comprises a mile of publicly accessible walkways.

Temporarily called Vessel, the viewpoint forms the centrepiece of the new Hudson Yards development in New York, positioned above active railway lines in the West Side neighbourhood.

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