Become a Part of the Billion Oyster Pavilion Assembly Team
Thank you for your interest in helping with the construction of one of the winners of the City of Dreams Pavilion 2015: Billion Oyster Pavilion! We're also excited to share we have reached & passed our goal for the Billion Oyster Kickstarter campaign. Thank you to all that supported!
Please know that FIGMENT, AIANY-ENYA, and SEAoNY are volunteer based organizations built upon the efforts of their extraordinary volunteers. If you sign up today, we will contact you once we set up dates & times for assembly sessions. If there are any questions, please send an email to
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It will require the help of many many people to construct this pavilion. Please share this opportunity with anyone who knows that a few hours of their time can contribute to making a huge difference.
Earning Credit As A Volunteer:
Did you know that you can earn IDP credit towards architectural licensing for your participation in the City of Dreams Pavilion build? If interested in learning more about using your build hours towards satisfying the IDP requirement, please contact
Why are you interested in volunteering?
How did you hear about this project
ENYA (Emerging New York Architects)
CDR Studio Architects, PC
Your High School
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Billion Oyster Pavilion Construction at BanG Studio
Our volunteers will play a huge part in Fabrication of many design elements.
BanG Studio is currently testing the best techniques for the construction of the Billion Oyster Pavilion.
The tasks for us at BanG and our army of volunteers will be:
- Welding rebar into the triangles that form the canopy. (fabricated prior to assembly)
- Cable tying the triangles together.
- Weaving the 4 triangle modules and fixing the weave with zip ties.
- Making form work for the reef balls.
- Mixing concrete and casting the final reef balls.
Specific volunteer dates HAVE BEEN POSTED. All interested volunteers must sign up a couple business days before the desired volunteer date in order for us to schedule accordingly. Dates provided below.
Assembly Location (Off Site): 5-26 46th Avenue, 2nd Floor Long Island City 11101 (Ring the buzzer for BanG studio and they will let you in). The nearest subway line is the E.M,G, and 7 Train (Court Sq). Please see attached map for your reference (there are also Long Island Rail Road lines if that is your preference).
Governor's Island Assembly Location: TBA in Email
WEEK 6 - Casting Reefballs & Weaving
We will make form work for the reef balls. We'll mix concrete and cast the final reef balls. Cable tying the triangles together will create our modules. Weaving the 4 triangle modules and fixing the weave with zip ties will begin creating our dome structure.
May 30th, 2015 (Morning 10 AM - 1 PM)
May 30th, 2015 (Afternoon 1 PM - 4 PM)
May 30th, 2015 (Late Afternoon 4 PM - 7 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Morning 10 AM - 1 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Afternoon 1 PM - 4 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Late Afternoon 4 PM - 7 PM)
WEEK 6 - Assembly On Island
SIGNUPS FOR ISLAND ASSEMBLY DAY MUST BE REQUESTED 3 BUSINESS DAYS IN ADVANCE TO GAIN FERRY/ISLAND ACCESS.Assembly location will be sent via email. The final stretch and all hands on deck. The final assembly will take place.
May 30th, 2015 (Morning 9 AM - 12 PM)
May 30th, 2015 (Midday 11 AM - 3 PM)
May 30th, 2015 (Afternoon 2 PM - 6 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Morning 9 AM - 12 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Midday 11 AM - 3 PM)
May 31st, 2015 (Afternoon 2 PM - 6 PM)
Kickstarter Campaign - FUNDED! THANK YOU!
City of Dreams Pavilion: Billion Oyster Kickstarter:
To know more about the project, the designers, and the design competition, please visit our Kickstarter page:
The City of Dreams Pavilion 2015 Winners:
About BanG Studio - A 2015 City of Dreams Pavilion Winner!
(FIGMENT) FIGMENT NYC:
(ENYA) The American Institute of Architects New York Chapter - Emerging New York Architects Committee:
(SEAoNY) The Structural Engineers Association of NY:
Directions to Governors Island (For Construction Days on Island):
If any questions, concerns, or uncertainties about info listed or unlisted, feel free to contact
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