The Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum and Hotel Retail and Live Entertainment TV Studio complex project plans to issue a Request for Quotation review for architectural and design firms on July 1.

The RFQ review will be for a 35-story green technology mid-rise building in midtown Manhattan, and the decision on which design and architectural firms will be made at the end of this summer. Zubatkin & Associates are the owner representatives, led by Andy Bast, who will assist in the request for quotation selection process. The project is expected to break ground by June 2021 with an anticipated grand opening in the latter half of 2023. Founder JT Thompson said that the project’s start was pushed further into 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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