AIC Buiding – New York, Chelsea | New York, United States | The IAC Builidng, a true landmark of the Chelsea Piers was designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry, and completed in 2007. The early sketches of the building date from 2004. But the DID YOU KNOW.? fact of this building is: Did you know that he inspiration for the design of this iconic building was to resemble the actual form of the iceberg that caused the sinking of the TITANIC. Chelsea Piers is a series of historic piers on the West Side of Manhattan in New York City that was a passenger ship terminal in the early 1900s that was used by the RMS Lusitania and was the destination of the Titanic. The piers are currently used by the Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex. The new complex includes film and television production facilities, including those for CBS College Sports Network and Food Network, a health club, a day spa, the city’s largest training center for gymnastics, two basketball courts, playing fields for indoor lacrosse and soccer, batting cages, a rock climbing wall and dance studios. In addition there is an AMF Bowling center, a golf club with multi-story driving range, and two full sized ice rinks for skating. It is located in the Chelsea neighborhood, on the northern edge of Greenwich Village and the Meatpacking District. For more information: http://www.iacbuilding.com CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends
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