Mayor De Blasio Attends Dedication Of The Shed, A New Arts Center Opening In Manhattan
Artistic director and chief executive of The Shed, Alex Poots, stands with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (left) at a dedication ceremony for the new cultural space at Hudson Yards on April 01, 2019 in New York City. With aims to be the worldâ€™s most flexible and inclusive cultural institution, The Shed is located where the popular High Line and the new Hudson Yards development meet. A modern $475 million building houses the non-profit which will commission and present works across a broad selection of the arts including theater, music and the visual arts. The Shed, whose artistic director and chief executive is Alex Poots, will officially open on April 5th.