Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
NewYork, New York USA
New York, New York USA
Material Applications, schematic design, design development, construction documents, unit cost estimate, quantity survey, procurement of all façade elements including unitized curtain wall, glass vertical sunshades, metal cladding and integrated lighting.
The massing of the building is reduced by the articulation of the façade which is a distinctive departure from many of the buildings in this prized location. The project features a horizontal pattern offset with vertical sunshades. The structure includes a cantilevered element that creates an iconic statement. The top of the building includes a flying buttress and shaded roof terrace. Lighting is integrated into the curtain wall to maintain the iconic stature of the building during the evening hours.