Not just a Container18th March 2011
Downtown Brooklyn will be getting its own shipping container market, named Dekalb Market and will be located at CityPoint.
Opening this summer, it will be home to a food market, local artisans, restaurants, work-sell shops, a performance venue, giving preference to first time retailers.
Its developer, Urban Sponn, is also running a competition to come up with an innovative idea for the structure, with the winner receiving six months free rent and $3,000 for design and construction.
CONTAINER SPECS: Designs must conform to an 8’ wide by 20’ long by 9.5’ high ISO steel shipping container.
Read more on the Dekalb Market website