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May 10, 2011

New Arena Renderings Revealed; Architect Says Barclays Center To Be The NBA's "Most Exciting Venue"


Now there's an unbiased opinion for you.

AECOM, corporate parent of architect Ellerbe & Becket, posted new renderings of the arena on its website recently, featuring views of the interior previously unseen. Among them: a dramatic vista of the arena bowl filled as well as a view from another angle. There are also renderings of the arena dressed up for a concert, the main concourse, a champagne bar, an exclusive club and a new view of the main entrance.

The web site said of the arena, scheduled to open September 28, 2012:: "This promises to be the most exciting venue in the NBA ... one of the most intimate seating configurations ever designed into a modern multi-purpose arena, with unparalleled sightlines."


Posted by eric at May 10, 2011 12:28 PM