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SOM Building New York : 9 West 57th Street

Manhattan Office High-rise, Midtown, NY – design by SOM, architects

Jul 6 + 5, 2016

Solow Building New York City

Solow Building – 9 West 57th Street

Design: Gordon Bunschaft, SOM Architects

Tower images from 24 Jun – 2 Jul 2016 © Adrian Welch:

West 57th St building street facade:
West 57th St New York building street facade

West 57th Street Building:
West 57th Street Building New York City

building entry:
West 57th Street Building New York entry

Jun 15, 2007

9 West 57th Street

Office Tower, New York City, USA
Date built: 1974
Design: Gordon Bunschaft of Skidmore Owings Merrill Architects (SOM Architects)

9 West 57th Street
photo © Andrew McRae, 2007

Solow Building New York City 9 West 57th Street Building
photos © Andrew McRae, 2007

This Manhattan skyscraper is also known as the Solow Building

49 storeys, 672 ft high

The tower features a concave vertical slope for lighting.

This NYC skyscraper designs is similar to W. R. Grace Building because the initial, rejected façade design for the 9 West 57th Street Building was used in the design for the W. R. Grace Building.

9 West 57th Street architects: SOM

Location: New York City, USA

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