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July 17, 2022
Sag Harbor Residence
Design: Narofsky Architecture
Sag Harbor Residence New York
photo : Ber Murphy
Sag Harbor Residence, NY

July 14, 2022
Great Neck Residence
Design: Narofsky Architecture
Great Neck Residence

July 12, 2022
Klaynberg Residence, North Shore, Long Island, Queens, NYC
Design: Narofsky Architecture
Klaynberg Residence, North Shore Long Island

July 6, 2022
Manhattan Neighborhood Network
Design: Kostow Greenwood Architects
Manhattan Neighborhood Network New York City
image © Kostow Greenwood Architects
Manhattan Neighborhood Network, New York City
This building is a new state-of-the-art community media facility in NYC’s Midtown West neighborhood. The 3rd and 4th floors of 509 West 38th Street (“Henry Hall”), a new commercial condominium residential tower in the Hudson Yards neighborhood will be delivered as white space.

Jun 17, 2022
Carroll Gardens Townhouse, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Design: Barker Associates Architecture Office
Carroll Gardens Townhouse Brooklyn NY
photo : Francis Dzikowski/OTTO
Carroll Gardens Townhouse, Brooklyn, NY
The Carroll Gardens Townhouse project is situated one block from the Gowanus Canal in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. The family of four, a husband and wife working in the publishing field, and their two daughters, lived in the house for ten years before deciding to do an extension to expand their kitchen and to create bigger rooms for their two daughters.

Jun 16, 2022
Maison Meadowlark, Bridgehampton, South Fork of Suffolk County, NY, USA
Architecture: Studio Zung
Maison Meadowlark, Bridgehampton, NY

Jun 16, 2022
Kerns McCall Apartment
Design: Narofsky Architecture
Kerns McCall Apartment New York
photo : Tom Sibley
Kerns McCall Apartment
The building was built in 1929 and is a classic Art Deco Design. Out of respect to the very beautiful detailing found in this building, when designing the Kerns McCall Apartment, Narofsky Architecture were inspired to continue the feel while entertaining current modern lifestyles. The apartment was purchased from the original family and it had never been renovated.

Jun 13, 2022
Garden-Level Apartment, Chelsea, Manhattan, NYC, USA
Design: Martin Hopp Architect
Garden-Level Apartment Chelsea Manhattan
photo : Fei Liu
Garden-Level Apartment, Chelsea
Located in a 1930s building, this Garden-Level Apartment needed major structural repairs. Its odd layout and challenging features of exposed foundation walls and large structural columns were further complicated by being partially submerged below grade and hemmed in by foundations.

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New York Architecture News Spring – Winter 2022

May 23, 2022
Maspeth Squash, Queens, NY
Architecture: Jacobschang Architecture
Maspeth Squash Queens NY
photo : Ryan Lahiff
Maspeth Squash, Queens, NY
Maspeth Squash is a professional quality outdoor squash facility located in the heart of industrial Maspeth, Queens. The project was initiated from the owner’s desire to construct an easily accessible court for everyday use but also as a vehicle for introducing the sport of squash to a broader.

May 17, 2022
Time & Life Building, Midtown Manhattan, NYC, USA
Design: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
Time & Life Building Midtown Manhattan
photo : Albert Vecerka/ESTO
Time & Life Building, Midtown Manhattan
The launch of the television series Mad Men, set in the Time & Life Building in Midtown Manhattan, introduced the iconic 1959 tower to a new generation. But despite its growing fame, the aging tower owned by Rockefeller Group struggled to compete in the New York City commercial real estate market due to an inefficient building envelope, outdated mechanical systems, and a timeworn lobby.

Mar 18, 2022
Inside Out Cabana, East Hampton, NY, USA
Design: The Up Studio
Inside Out Cabana East Hampton NY
photo : Conor Harrigan
Inside Out Cabana, East Hampton NY
As the eye flows from the street to the woodlands, this Long Island pool house responds in kind by gradually shifting from solid to void. The property’s covered area provides shade from the hot summer sun with seating beside a large outdoor bar.

April 29, 2022
Olson Kundig New York City Architects Office News
Olson Kundig New York City Architects Studio
photo : Angela Hau
Olson Kundig New York City Architects Studio

April 28, 2022
FILTER at Design Pavilion / NYCxDesign Festival, Times Square, NYC
Design: CLB Architects
FILTER Times Square pavilion New York Architecture News
image : CLB Architects
FILTER Times Square
Designed as both a monumental object and an ephemeral experience, the pavilion establishes a new node in the heart of New York City’s urban fabric – reorienting that experience toward the natural, rather than the man-made. Evoking the rugged Wyoming landscape from which it originates, FILTER draws the visitor into an engagement of its flowing folds of weathered steel and timber.

April 27, 2022
Flatiron Loft, Flatiron District, Manhattan, NY 10011
Design: thread collective
Flatiron Loft Interior

Apr 19, 2022
ModernHaus Hotel, 27 Grand Street, SoHo
Architecture: Palette Architecture
ModernHaus Hotel SoHo New York Architecture News
photo : Pavel Bendov
ModernHaus Hotel, SoHo
Contemporary refurbishment of a luxurious 114-room boutique hotel formerly known as The James New York. Situated in NYC’s vibrant SoHo district, the property was acquired by the current owners in 2017, and the hotel has changed ownership twice since its original construction in 2010.

Apr 14, 2022
JPMorgan Chase HQ
Design: Foster + Partners
JPMorgan Chase HQ New York City
image © dbox / Foster + Partners
JPMorgan Chase HQ
New York City’s largest all-electric tower with net zero operational emissions will exceed the highest standards in sustainability. Foster + Partners-designed building will offer 2.5 times more ground-level outdoor space, featuring an expansive public plaza with street-level green spaces; will use healthy building principles to set new standards for employee wellness and hospitality.

Mar 28, 2022
Pulse Studio, Empire State Building
Design: Interdisciplinary Architecture
LinkedIn Studio Empire State Building NY
photo : LinkedIn
LinkedIn Studio, Empire State Building NY
Interdisciplinary Architecture (IA) recently completed Pulse Studio, a flagship video production facility for LinkedIn in the company’s New York City headquarters at the Empire State Building. IA designed the 6,900-sqft studio to take advantage of its iconic location while still offering total acoustic insulation from the building’s mechanical systems and the bustling streets below.

Mar 23, 2022
Greenpoint Brownstone House, Brooklyn

Mar 18, 2022
C+S House, East Hampton NY

Mar 10, 2022
New York Small World
Design: Efficiency Lab for Architecture
Small World Daycare Center New York Architecture News
photo © Inessa Binenbaum
Small World Daycare Center NY
Designed by Efficiency Lab for Architecture, the New York Small World project is an interior renovation of the second floor of Avenues: The World School’s Chelsea, Manhattan building to expand its existing Daycare Center. At the heart of the newly transformed Small World level lies an interior Movement Room, an undulating playscape that encourages discovery, creativity, and exploration.

Mar 9, 2022
David Geffen Hall Concert Hall, Lincoln Center
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects
David Geffen Concert Hall NY - New York Architecture News
image : DBOX
David Geffen Concert Hall, New York
$550M Fundraising Goal Achieved! The Hall will be delivered two years ahead of schedule and on budget. Building through the crisis to create a home for all New Yorkers. The project supports 6,000 jobs, $600 million in economic development for recovering city.

Mar 8, 2022
Interwoven, Flatiron North Public Plaza, E 23rd St, Manhattan, NYC
Design: Atelier Cho Thompson
Interwoven Flatiron North Public Plaza NY
photo : Martin Seck
Interwoven Flatiron North Public Plaza, NY
Atelier Cho Thompson was selected as the winner of the eighth annual Flatiron Public Plaza Holiday Design Competition sponsored by the Van Alen Institute & Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership. The project, entitled Interwoven, will be on view November 22, 2021–January 2, 2022 in the Flatiron North Public Plaza on Broadway, Fifth Avenue, and 23rd Street, creating a highly visible landmark in the heart of Manhattan throughout the holidays.

NY Lake House, Mohonk Preserve

Saint Marks Place Boerum Hill, Brooklyn condominium

Hudson Lookout House, Catskills NY

Winfield Hall, Long Island Mansion

The Silk Building Penthouse

Feb 9, 2022
Wildflower Studios, Queens, New York, USA
Architects: BIG
Wildflower Studios Queens - New York Architecture News
image courtesy of architects practice
Wildflower Studios, Queens by BIG
Wildflower Studios is a 760,000 sqft commercial film studio situated in the Ditmars-Steinway neighborhood of New York City. It is located on an industrial five acre lot bound by the Steinway Creek and Steinway Pianos manufacturing warehouse.

Feb 8, 2022
168 Plymouth in DUMBO, 168 Plymouth St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Design: Alloy Design
168 Plymouth in DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY
photo : Pavel Bendov
168 Plymouth in DUMBO, Brooklyn
Alloy Development announce that 168 Plymouth, the final two historic factories-to-loft conversions in DUMBO, is over 75-percent sold and has reached completion of construction. Move-ins started at the residential development last Fall, which features 46 homes in four distinct designs, including brick & timber lofts, daylight factory lofts, townhouses, and contemporary penthouses.

Pashby-Amann Residence, Vernon Township NJ – in neighboring New Jersey

Jan 20, 2022
603 West 44th Street, west Manhattan
Design: Sydness Architects
603 West 44th Street New York
photo : Sydness Architects
603 West 44th Street New York
603 West 44th Street is a six-story office building on Manhattan’s west side is the result of adding five new floors onto an existing one-story pub/restaurant. McQuaid’s Public House has been a fixture in the neighborhood for decades and the owner wanted to retain the existing pub and add the new office building floors and ground floor lobby with as little interruption to pub operations as possible.

New York City Penthouse Project For Sale

Jan 20, 2022
1156 Avenue of the Americas
Design: Sydness Architects
1156 Avenue of the Americas New York
image : Sydness Architects
1156 Avenue of the Americas, New York
A classic 1911 building at the corner of 45th Street and Avenue of the Americas, 1156 will be modernized and upgraded with a new entry facade, new enlarged double-height lobby and new elevators in a repositioning project designed by Sydness Architects.

Emilio Ambasz

Jan 25, 2022
Kanuk, Greene Street, Soho, Manhattan
Design: Atelier Barda
Kanuk Shop SoHo NYC
photo : Eric Petschek
Kanuk Shop, SoHo New York City
This Canadian manufacturer of handcrafted winter coats since 1970, opened up its first international boutique in a historical six-storey building on Greene Street in the heart of SoHo, far away from its original headquarters in Montreal. With the addition of this New York store, designed by Montreal architecture studio Atelier Barda, the Quebec-based brand continues to export its legacy to international markets.

Jan 12, 2022
New York fire underlines importance of compartmentation
New York fire test flames
photo courtesy of author
American fire compartmentation and building safety
The recent tragic fire in New York underlines how fire remains a potent threat, despite advances in building design and construction and strict building regulations. Some 20 people, including nine children died during a fire in the Bronx apartment building. Another 32 people were taken to hospital, several of whom remain in a critical condition.

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New York Architecture News 2021

Dec 29, 2021
Tonchin Japanese Restaurant
Design: Carpenter & Mason
Tonchin Japanese Restaurant NY - New York Architecture News
photograph : Nicole Franzenn
Tonchin Japanese Restaurant
Carpenter & Mason love Japan. So when the Sugeno brothers approached them to design a Japanese restaurant that didn’t feel traditionally Japanese, they were all were all in. Although they were born into the Tonchin restaurant empire, Tonchin New York.

Dec 26, 2021
Deco Food + Drink, 231 West 39th Street, NY 10018
Design: Carpenter & Mason
Deco Food and Drink New York Architecture News
photograph : Andres Orozcon
Deco Food and Drink
As the name suggests, the Deco Food + Drink takes its design cues from the Art Deco movement. Throughout the design process, Carpenter & Mason consistently questioned how they can meld elements of the Art Deco movement with the existing design sensibility; the architects were never interested in simply replicating stylistic components of Art Deco.

Dec 24, 2021
Flavor Paper Headquarters, Brooklyn

Dec 23, 2021
Sereneco Restaurant, Brooklyn

Dec 18, 2021
SoHo Loft, New York City Interior

Dec 11, 2021
Historic Harlem House Modern Restoration, NYC

Dec 5, 2021
Amant art campus, East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY – 2A Continental Architectural Awards 2021 North America Winner
Design: SO–IL
Amant art campus, East Williamsburg, Brooklyn NYC
photograph Courtesy the Amant Foundation
Amant art campus, East Williamsburg, Brooklyn
The Amant Foundation opens the doors on Amant, a 21,000 sqft multi-building “art campus” in East Williamsburg. Conceived as a research and process-oriented platform, Amant provides a public forum that presents and supports the practices of both established and under-recognized artists working across diverse creative fields.

Dec 4, 2021
Brooklyn Tower at 9 DeKalb
Design: SHoP Architects
Brooklyn Tower supertall New York skyscraper
photo : Michael Toolan
Brooklyn Tower, 9 DeKalb Avenue Skyscraper
Developed and built by JDS Development Group and designed by SHoP Architects, The Brooklyn Tower at 9 DeKalb Ave becomes a defining new landmark for the borough and a transformative addition to the New York City skyline.

Nov 21, 2021
Bayfront Redevelopment Open Space Master Plan, Jersey City, NJ, USA – not NY but close by!
Design: SWA Group
Bayfront Redevelopment Master Plan in Jersey City by SWA Group
rendering courtesy SWA Group
Bayfront Redevelopment Master Plan in Jersey City – west of NYC

Nov 23, 2021
Urban Sequoia building for absorbing carbon

Nov 8, 2021
Kyle-Kath Gallery, Chelsea, NYC, USA
Design: Archi-Tectonics
Kyle-Kath Gallery Chelsea New York Architecture News
photo : Alan Tansey
Kyle-Kath Gallery, Chelsea
Archi-Tectonics transformed Kyle-Kath Gallery’s Chelsea showroom into a contemporary display space that highlights their collection of richly colored and intricately patterned carpets. With a series of considered interventions to the existing space, the new design reshapes the visitor experience and enhances how guests encounter the art on display.

Nov 6, 2021
Boqueria Times Square Restaurant, 40th Street
Design: studio razavi architecture
Boqueria Times Square Restaurant New York Architecture News
photograph : Simone Bossi
Boqueria Times Square Restaurant
An all-encompassing ceiling welcomes restaurant patrons and defines a space with specific qualities: warmth and scale. A series of wood frames, spanning the entire width of the create a distinct perspective, visible from 40th street through the tall glazed facade.

City Kids Education Center, Brooklyn

Joe Pesci, New Jersey Mansion Sold

October 11, 2021
Hudson Square Investment Office, 395 Hudson Street, West Manhattan
Design: Fogarty Finger, Architects
Hudson Square Investment New York office interior design
photograph : Connie Zhou
Hudson Square Investment Office Interior

Sep 27, 2021
CreditSights, 2 Park Avenue
Design: Kostow Greenwood Architects
CreditSights, 2 Park Avenue, New York City
photo : Adrian Wilson
CreditSights NYC office interior design

Sep 22, 2021
Two Manhattan Buildings win Emporis Skyscraper Awards

One Vanderbilt
Design: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
One Vanderbilt New York City
photos © Raimund Koch

Central Park Tower
Design: Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture; Adamson Associates
Central Park Tower New York Architecture News
photo © Royce Douglas
Emporis Skyscraper Award 2020

Marking 20 years anniversary since the 11 September attacks:

9/11 Architectural Designs

September 11th Memorial Building, New York City
9/11 Memorial Museum New York twisted facade
photo : Jin Lee
9/11 Memorial Museum NYC

Sep 9, 2021
City Townhouse & Country Manor, Soho, Manhattan
City Townhouse & Country Manor Soho
photo : Douglas Elliman
City Townhouse & Country Manor, Soho NY
San Francisco artist Ken Fulk designs experiences. A member of the Architectural Digest 100, Fulk is internationally renowned for both interiors and over-the-top parties. His design concepts include top restaurants, clubs and wineries as well as celebrity homes, such as his overhaul of tech power couple Michael and Xochi Birch’s mansion.

Sep 9, 2021
John Steinbeck’s Eden, Sag Harbor NY

Sep 7, 2021
Gloria Crest, New Jersey Mansion

Aug 4, 2021
Hastings Hall at Union Theological Seminary
Design: Beyer Blinder Belle Architects
Hastings Hall, Union Theological Seminary, NYC
photo by John Bartelstone; courtesy Beyer Blinder Belle
Hastings Hall at Union Theological Seminary
The Campus Renewal Plan and opening of Hastings Hall will evolve the historic campus to better reflect the needs of 21st century students, and UTS’s robust and rigorous educational experience.

July 31, 2021
Dock 72 Brooklyn Navy Yard Building
Architecture: S9 Architecture ; Interior Design: Fogarty Finger
Dock 72 Brooklyn Navy Yard New York City design
image courtesy of architects practice
Dock 72 Brooklyn Navy Yard

July 30, 2021
MicroPolis Housing
Design: Studio ST Architects
MicroPolis Housing New York City design
image courtesy of architects practice
MicroPolis Housing
New York City is home to diverse communities that create a vibrant, urban landscape. But the pandemic revealed that the city is more divided than we would like to acknowledge.

July 27, 2021
Sterling Forest House, New York

Jul 7, 2021
Brooklyn Heights Historic Colonnade Passive Townhouse
Design: Baxt Ingui Architects
Historic Colonnade Passive Townhouse Brooklyn
photo : Adam Kane Macchia Photography
Historic Colonnade Passive Townhouse, Brooklyn
Baxt Ingui Architects were extremely excited when the owners of this historic Colonnade Rowhome, one of the last such homes in Brooklyn, approached the architects. The home was in dire need of restoration, and its owners were among the first clients to come to Baxt Ingui Architects in search of a Passive House.

July 10, 2021
King of Diamonds Apartment, Fifth Avenue

July 9, 2021
WeThePlanet Campus, Manhattan

Jun 18, 2021
TWA Flight Center – architectural award news
TWA Hotel, John F Kennedy Airport - New York Architecture News
photo courtesy TWA Hotel and by David Mitchell
TWA Hotel, John F Kennedy Airport
Beyer Blinder Belle-designed TWA Hotel recognized By American Institute Of Architects

Jun 18, 2021
Emilio Ambasz architect / engineer

Jun 10, 2021
Company Gallery, corner of Elizabeth and Broome
Architects: BoND (Bureau of Noam & Daniel)
Company Gallery 145 Elizabeth Street New York City
image courtesy of Company Gallery and BoND
Company Gallery
Company Gallery is pleased to announce their upcoming expansion and move to their new home at 145 Elizabeth Street in September 2021. Company will celebrate the opening of the space with an exhibition of works by the late seminal artist Barbara Hammer, curated by Tiona Nekkia McClodden.

May 7, 2021
Article for e-architect by Joel Solkoff:
Moynihan Train Hall New York City Access – In the age of the coronavirus, remembering the New York City architecture of my youth

May 5, 2021
The Midtown Viaduct, Manhattan
Architecture: DXA Studio
Midtown Viaduct Manhattan, New York Architecture News
image Courtesy architects
Midtown Viaduct Manhattan Design
DXA studio, a New York-based architecture and design firm known for a diverse range of projects primarily in Manhattan and Brooklyn, today announced it will exhibit its conceptual design for The Midtown Viaduct during the Venice Architecture Biennale 2021 from May 22nd to November 21st.

Apr 30, 2021
The Dime, South Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Design: Fogarty Finger
The Dime South Williamsburg NY
photo : Alexander Severin
The Dime South Williamsburg

Apr 8, 2021
11-19 Jane Street
Design: David Chipperfield Architects
Jane Street House, Greenwich Village
photo : James Ewing/JBSA
Jane Street House, Greenwich Village
The British architecture practice’s most recently completed residential project in New York at 11-19 Jane Street draws inspiration from the rich domestic architecture of Greenwich Village. The six-storey, red brick building replaces a low-rise car park that once interrupted the residential street front.

Apr 16, 2021
LX Pavilion, Bedford NY

Apr 15, 2021
Crown Heights Townhouse, Brooklyn Home

Apr 11, 2021
The Bee Gees Robin Gibb Long Island Mansion

Mar 27, 2021
Silvio J. Mollo Federal Building
Design: Krueck Sexton Partners (KSP)
Silvio J. Mollo Federal Building New York aerial view
photo courtesy of architecture office
Silvio J. Mollo Federal Building

Feb 4, 2021
Williamsburg Apple Store Brooklyn

Jan 27, 2021
75 Kenmare, NoLita Apartments

Jan 25, 2021
Dame Joan Collins Manhattan Pied-A-Terre

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New York Architecture News 2020

Dec 15, 2020
The Smile Harlem Housing
Architects: BIG
New York Architecture News - The Smile Harlem Housing by BIG
photo : Thomas Loof and Pernille Loof
The Smile Harlem Housing by BIG
BIG Reinterprets A 100+ Year Zoning Law In The Heart Of Harlem. In 1912, the Equitable Building in Lower Manhattan was designed to be the largest building that could fit its site and rose skywards from the street lot-line without any setbacks.

Dec 6, 2020
WeThePlanet Campus, Manhattan

Nov 26, 2020
MoMA Emilio Ambasz Research Institute

Nov 24, 2020
Radio Tower and Hotel, NYC

Nov 16, 2020
Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park, Long Island City, Queens
Design: SWA/BALSLEY and WEISS/MANFREDI, with ARUP
Hunter’s Point South Long Island City, NY
photo : Bill Tatham © Tatham/SWA, courtesy SWA/BALSLEY and WEISS/MANFREDI
Hunter’s Point South Long Island City, NY
Designed by SWA/BALSLEY and WEISS/MANFREDI, the ambitious development was awarded a ULI New York Award in the “Excellence in Civic Development” category and a “Special Recognition” Award for Excellence in Design.

Nov 12, 2020
Box House, Shelter Island, Long Island

Nov 12, 2020
Leonard Bernstein’s Radical-Chic

Nov 10, 2020
Cross House, Long Island, NY
Architecture and Interior Design: Messana O’Rorke
Cross House Long Island - New York Architecture News
photo : Brian Messana
Cross House Long Island
The site for the Cross House project is located on a block in a 1950’s suburb of Long Island, New York. The context was very exciting to Messana O’Rorke, it was the first opportunity for their office to confront the suburban environment, the density, and the constraints of the small site.

Nov 6, 2020
Bushwick Generator Brooklyn

Nov 1, 2020
St. John’s Park

Oct 23, 2020
Rheingold Bushwick, Brooklyn

Oct 21, 2020
Arch House, Brooklyn

Oct 19, 2020
John Lennon’s Lost Weekend

Oct 3, 2020
Snøhetta wins Cooper Hewitt National Design Award

Sep 29, 2020
John Lennon’s Lost Weekend

Sep 17, 2020
One Vanderbilt New York City

Aug 29, 2020
74Wythe Williamsburg

Aug 26, 2020
CB Insights Headquarters New York Midtown

Aug 21, 2020
House for a Contractor in Queens

Aug 18, 2020
Audemars Piguet Boutique East Hampton

Aug 12, 2020
SPYSCAPE Museum

Aug 13, 2020
Brooklyn Bridge Competition Design
Brooklyn Bridge Design by DXA studio
image courtesy of architects
Brooklyn Bridge Design by DXA studio
DXA’s version of the Great Bridge envisions a future that elevates people over automobiles, reclaims land entangled by roads and ramps for civic use in the form of parks, museums, local commerce, recreation and housing, and makes the bridge more accessible to adjacent communities.

Aug 10, 2020
SAR Academy, Modern Orthodox Jewish Day School, Jesselson Campus, 655 West 254th Street Riverdale, NY 10471, USA
Design: architects Esther Sperber and Hila Stern
SAR Academy, Modern Orthodox Jewish Day School in Bronx
image courtesy of architecture studio
SAR Academy, Orthodox Jewish Day School
SAR Academy and High School, a private Modern Orthodox Jewish facility in the Bronx, was the first NYC school to close its doors due to coronavirus. Now, after three months of working with architects Esther Sperber and Hila Stern, the academy has been redesigned as an environment that allows for a safe return to the classroom while maximizing the learning experience and student engagement.

Aug 4, 2020
Newlab Office Space in Brooklyn

July 31, 2020
Glam Seamless Hair Salon in Soho, NY

July 27, 2020
Brooklyn Bridge Competition Entry
Design: Daniel Gillen
Brooklyn Bridge Competition Entry Design by Daniel Gillen
image courtesy of architect
Brooklyn Bridge Competition Entry

July 27, 2020
Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis, NYC

July 20, 2020
Designing Peace at Copper Hewitt Smithsonian

May 20, 2020
The Long Beach House in Nassau County, NY

May 12, 2020
David H. Koch Center in New York City

Apr 7, 2020
Charlie West Condos in Hell’s Kitchen

Apr 3, 2020
53 West 53 Tower in New York City

Mar 24, 2020
Dome Over Manhattan – Covid-19 Hermetic Verticalism
Buckminster Fuller’s Dome Over Manhattan
picture courtesy of architects studio
Architecture and Pandemics
One of Buckminster Fuller’s most daring ideas, the Dome Over Manhattan, taken in the context of today’s global pandemic would make perfect sense. Perhaps Fuller’s idea was crazy for his time, now our times are crazier than his ideas and an encapsulated city would be a safe one.

Mar 12, 2020
63 Madison Avenue
Architects: WilkinsonEyre
Metals Construction International Design Challenge 2020 New York Architecture News
photo courtesy of architects
63 Madison Avenue Manhattan
WilkinsonEyre are delighted to receive first prize of in the international The Metals in Construction magazine 2020 Design Challenge, in a team including façade consultants Eckersley O’Callaghan and facade contractor Josef Gartner GmbH.

Mar 2, 2020
Rural Mobility, 1071 5th Ave, New York, NY 10128
Curators: AMO in partnership with Volkswagen
Rural Mobility Exhibition Guggenheim Manhattan - New York Architecture News
photo © Philipp Gladsome
Rural Mobility Exhibition at the Guggenheim, New York City
AMO, the think tank co-founded by Rem Koolhaas and led by Samir Bantal, is delighted to announce a research partnership with Volkswagen that aligns their shared interest in the countryside, with a focus on Rural Mobility.

Feb 3, 2020
Leather SPA at Saks 5th Ave

Jan 23, 2020
277 Fifth Avenue, NoMad, NYC, USA
Architects: Rafael Viñoly
277 Fifth Avenue Luxury Condos NoMad New York City
rendering : THREE MARKS
277 Fifth Avenue Building
This 55-storey tower is located in the heart of NoMad, where Manhattan’s East and West Sides, Uptown and Downtown, meet.

Jan 24, 2020
Poster House, 119 W 23rd Street
Design: LTL Architects
Poster House Flatiron District NYC
photo : Michael Moran / OTTO
Poster House in the Flatiron District, New York City
The design for the first museum devoted to poster art in New York City responds to both the unique qualities of the institution within the cultural landscape of New York City. The proposal also relates to the exceptional urban conditions of its site in the Flatiron district near Madison Square Park.

Jan 8, 2020
550 Madison
Architects: Snøhetta
550 Madison NYC - New York Architecture News
photo © Snøhetta and MOARE
550 Madison in New York City
Snøhetta’s design for the public garden and revitalization of The Olayan Group’s 550 Madison receive unanimous approval from the City Planning Commission.

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New York Architecture News 2019

Oct 31, 2019
The Modern at Fort Lee
The Modern at Fort Lee, New Jersey – ok, not in NYC, but included for interest!

Oct 11, 2019
20 Times Square Skyscraper Building, corner of Seventh Avenue & West 47th Street, Manhattan, NYC
Design: PBDW
20 Times Square Skyscraper Building, New York City
image courtesy of architects office
20 Times Square Skyscraper Building

Oct 8, 2019
Rolex HQ Building, corner of 5th Avenue and 53rd Street, Manhattan
Architects: David Chipperfield Architects
Rolex USA HQ NY
image courtesy of architects office
Rolex USA Headquarters

Oct 4, 2019
Ismael Leyva

Architect Ismael Leyva is the key architect in many of New York’s iconic projects. From Time Warner Center to Greenpoint to Hudson Yards, his designs and projects span over 25 years.

Three completed buildings, all in the process of being occupied:

The Alyn at E 87th Street:
The Alyn at E 87th Street New York Architecture News
image courtesy of architects office

The Greenpoint at 21 India Street, Brooklyn, NY:
21 India in Greenpoint New York City building
image : Neoscape

515 West 36th Street, Hudson Yards:
515 w 36th Street New York Architecture News
image courtesy of architects office

Arriving from Mexico decades ago as a young architect with no track record in the US, he has become a true New York City success story in the most competitive architectural landscape in the world. His work over the years with noted developers such as Related, Magnum, Richard Mack and others has been widely acclaimed.

Sep 26, 2019
1215 Fulton Street, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

A 10-story, 240,000-sqft residential building by Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto, has been unveiled. It is the architect’s first work in New York.

The design is for The Collective, a London-based developer of co-living projects.

1215 Fulton Street Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn by Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto
image courtesy of The Collective / Artefactorylab

The 1215 Fulton Street building in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood will accommodate 440 units across a variety of types, ranging from studio apartments to 2-3 bedroom clusters, for year-long, month-to-month, and nightly stays.

1215 Fulton Street Brooklyn New York Architecture News
image courtesy of The Collective / Artefactorylab

Fujimoto works with red brick for the first time, incorporating the material into the building’s exterior as an homage to the historic neighborhood.

The property development is the company’s third acquisition in New York. It is due to open in 2022.The developers will also build in Miami’s Wynwood Arts District and in Chicago’s Loop.

The Collective will open the largest co-living building in the world in Canary Wharf, London, with 705 housing units, in October.

Sep 26, 2019
Hunters Point Library
Hunters Point Library by Steven Holl Architects opens on a waterfront site in Queens, NY.

The $40-million building provides 22,000-square-foot in a 82-foot-high form.

SHA was selected in 2010 by the City’s capital-project agency, the Department of Design and Construction (DDC).

June 21, 2019
International Space Design Award Idea-Tops launches at Times Square New York

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Manhattan Architectural Updates Early 2019

Apr 30, 2019
View over Central Park Apartment in Manhattan

Apr 10, 2019
East 34th in New York City

Apr 5, 2019
Trans World Flight Center at JFK International Airport Redevelopment
Renewal Design: Beyer Blinder Belle Architects
Building refurbishment in Queens, NY, to reopen in mid May:
TWA Flight Center Redevelopment News

Mar 28, 2019
126 Madison Avenue Building, 15 East 30th Street, NoMad
126 Madison Avenue Building NoMad New York Architecture News
render courtesy of Handel Architects
Construction update for new tower at 15 East 30th Street containing 180 condominiums: ‘126 Madison Avenue’ has now grown past the roof of Sky House, a residential skyscraper. The 756-ft-high, 51-story high-rise is designed by Handel Architects.

15 East 30th Street New York City skyscraper
render courtesy of Handel Architects
The condos average over 1,600 square feet, totalling 300,000 sqft, plus 7,500 sqft of retail onto East 30th Street and Madison Avenue. Developers are Fosun Group and JD Carlisle.

Mar 19, 2019
Casa Celina, The Justice Sonia Sotomayor Houses, Soundview, The Bronx, NYC
Architect: Magnusson Architecture + Planning
Casa Celina, Affordable Senior Housing in the Bronx, NY
render courtesy of Magnusson Architecture + Planning
Affordable Senior Housing in the Bronx
New 16-story building adds 200 senior units and more than 3,000 sqft of community space at Justice Sonia Sotomayor Housing Development.

Mar 18, 2019
Crown Heights Brownstone House in Brooklyn

Mar 9, 2019
MLK Plaza Apartments in the Bronx

Feb 10, 2019
Fifteen Hudson Yards Manhattan
Lead Architect: Diller Scofidio + Renfro ; Lead Interior Architect: Rockwell Group
Fifteen Hudson Yards New York Building News
photo courtesy Timothy Schenck for Related-Oxford
Fifteen Hudson Yards Manhattan Building News
Hudson Yards revealed a first look inside Fifteen Hudson Yards, designed inside and out by Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R), Lead Architect, and Rockwell Group, Lead Interior Architect.

Feb 9, 2019
441 Ninth Avenue
441 Ninth Avenue Midtown Building NYC
rendering Courtesy Cove Property Group

An interesting project with dynamic stepped additions above a plain rectilinear base dating from 1962.

441 Ninth Avenue is located in Midtown, between 34th Street and 35th Street. US architects Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF) is leading the design for the new extension. The design is dominated by landscaped terraces that step around the building, creating an interesting architectural profile.

441 Ninth Avenue Building New York Architecture News
rendering Courtesy Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF)

The mixed-use project includes a new 17-story addition above an existing eight-story building that is fifty-seven years old. Cove Property Group (NYC) and Baupost Group (Boston, MA) are the developers of the 700,000 sqft development, titled ‘Hudson Commons’. Retail will occupy the ground floor, with offices / commercial space above.

Jan 10, 2019
The Essex, 125 Delancey Street
The Essex Lower East Side building design NYC
rendering of The Essex : Handel Architects
Leasing officially launches for The Essex, a new residential rental tower on the Lower East Side, designed by Handel Architects. The 26-story building will have 98 residences and be the tallest component of the 1.9 million sqft Essex Crossing development. The overall project comprises of residential buildings, commercial components, a 14-screen Regal Cinemas, historic Essex Market redevelopment, and a bazaar-style marketplace.
Sales will be handled by leading Manhattan real estate brokers Douglas Elliman New Development Marketing. Available units will range from studios to two bedrooms, beginning at $3,750 a month.
The development consortium is a collaboration between L+M Development Partners, BFC Partners, Taconic Investment Partners, the Prusik Group, and the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group.

Jan 10, 2019
Chrysler Building goes on Sale
Chrysler Building New York: Manhattan Skyscraper
photo © Joe Lekas
Chrysler Building
The Art Deco office tower’s current owners, Abu Dhabi Investment Council, which owns 90% of the property, and city developer Tishman Speyer, put this tower up for sale for the first time in over 20 years.

Jan 8, 2019
555 West 22nd Street
Design: Robert A.M. Stern
555 West 22nd Street NYC architecture design
image Courtesy Related Companies
Excavation is proceeding for 555 West 22nd Street, a new 26-story residential tower in Chelsea designed by Robert A. M. Stern Architects (RAMSA). SLCE Architects is the Architect of Record, and the developer is Related Companies.

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