the UP studio : Architecture, Interiors, and Brand Design : Long Island City Architecture Map

PLAN YOUR VISIT! LIC ARCHITECTURE + DESIGN
44-02 11th Street • Studio 405
Long Island City, NY 11101


After you stop by to discuss your new project, Use the map below to see some our favorite pieces of local art + architecture, our favorite places to eat, drink and more.
1. CORNELL UNIVERSITY
Morphosis

Okay, We know this isn't our neighborhood, but we've got a great view from our studio of the project being built.
2. SILVERCUP STUDIOS
Film Studio

30 Rock and The Sopranos were filmed here. That's enough to make it a landmark to us.
3. THE UP STUDIO
Hey, That's us!

This is where we eat, sleep and breathe design. (If you are our landlord: We don't sleep here. Promise!)
4. SCULPTURE CENTER
Art Museum

Rotating exhibitions of form and material that serve as a regular source of inspiration for our team.
5. MOMA PS1
Art Museum

The MOMA's off-shoot curates an annual showcase of installations from some incredible, young architecture firms.
6. 2222 JACKSON
ODA Architects

This concrete, residential tower is a constant reminder of the power of understanding code requirements.
7. FOUR FREEDOMS
Louis Kahn

Louis Kahn's masterful last project is a stunning monument and a true escape from the city.
8. PEPSI COLA SIGN
Giant Typography

An iconic use of signage that has become integrated into the waterfront. A brand design landmark, literally.
9. LIC LIBRARY
Steven Holl

The concrete structure is a welcome addition to the bland, glass towers on Center St in Hunters Point.
10. HUNTERS POINT CAMPUS
FXFowle

We all really wish we went to school here! Although, the views from the classrooms might have been distracting.
11. LIC LANDING
Weiss-Manfredi

The urban planning and landscape architecture of Gantry Park is easily one of our favorite parts of this neighborhood.