Carlos Zapata Wing
ARTIST: CARLOS ZAPATA
Title: Wing, 1999
Medium: Stainless steel, glass, with concrete fountain and pool
Location: Lincoln Road and Washington Avenue
As a component of the Lincoln Road renovation project, an entrance structure was designed by the architect Carlos Zapata on the 400 block. The structure was conceived as the gateway to Lincoln Road.
Mr. Zapata also designed the Publix on the Bay and Concourse J at Miami International Airport. Carlos Zapata Studio, headquartered in New York City.
Other projects include: Publix on the Bay; Concourse J, a new 15-gate international concourse at Miami International Airport that recently opened; Bitexcoland Financial Tower, a 68-story commercial tower that will change the face of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; and the Cooper Square Hotel, a new 148-room luxury hotel which celebrated its opening in December 2008.