Photo: © Paùl Rivera

J.T. Magen renovates and expands Onassis Cultural Center in New York’s Olympic Tower

Midtown Hellenic exhibition and performance facility features a striking glass stairway and an airy stone-clad atrium with a waterfall feature.

The design for the Onassis Cultural Center enhances its presence within the atrium, itself transformed, and increases awareness of this cultural amenity, and its exhibits and events.

— Perkins Eastman, architects

Before: A pre-construction rendering of the atrium lobby at the Onassis Cultural Center renovated and expanded by general contractor J.T. Magen & Company Inc. in New York’s Olympic Tower on Fifth Avenue.After: A post-construction view of the atrium lobby at the Onassis Cultural Center renovated and expanded by general contractor J.T. Magen & Company Inc. in New York’s Olympic Tower on Fifth Avenue.

Photos: © Perkins Eastman/Paúl Rivera

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Project Facts

Onassis Cultural Center New York
Address: 645 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Size: 8,000 sq. ft.
Architect: Perkins Eastman
MEPS engineer: Kohler Ronan

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