08.21.17

JHS 56 Space Science Center

Client: NYC SCA
Location: JHS 56, Manhattan, New York
Scope:
Creation of NYC Space Science Center within JHS 56 to include:
  • Briefing room
  • Mission control room
  • Space shuttle simulation room
  • Office
  • Illuminated ceiling to resemble universe
  • Creative design elements reinforce “traveling through space” experience (wall, ceiling, and floor finishes)
Services:
  • Schematic Design
  • Construction Documents
  • Construction Administration 
Notoriety:
Following the mission of the Challenger space shuttle’s tragic voyage, this facility was created in collaboration with Challenger Center for Space Science Education to promote science education among K-12 students nationwide.