Founded in 1995 by Federico Pignatelli and his Art and Fashion Group Corporation, Pier59 Studios is a 110,000 square-foot premiere photography and multimedia studio located at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan, New York City. As the largest photography facility and multimedia single studio complex in the world, with over 2,500 advertising campaigns produced yearly, the space is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including a production Studio for AR and VR. to accommodate any needs of of our clients, including video-photographers, designers, advertising agencies and television and film production companies. Pier59 Studios features eleven column-free studio spaces, including a 6,500 square-foot sound stage constructed for live performances, special events, video and commercial projects. Nine studios are naturally lit and contain retractable walls to allow for unparalleled space modularity.