Posts Tagged ‘New York City’
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
Article source: EOA/Elmslie Osler Architect
Highline Stages, previously known as Ceco Studios, is a photo / film studio and events space in the Meatpacking district of New York City.
With 14,500 square feet and entrances on West 14th and West 15th Streets, the space previously housed large trucks and associated equipment related to film and production. The owner decided to rebrand the space as one that could be leased out for large events and filming. The unusually tall ceiling height and easy truck access from the street are a primary feature. EOA stripped the interior of all extraneous materials to expose its original character, providing a clean canvas for any variety of events and photo-shoots while still reflecting the inherent industrial fabric of the building. When the large steel doors that divide the space are open, a view through the entire block is revealed. The entries on both streets are designed to accommodate trucks while at the same time providing a layer of privacy and control to for private events. A new cafe bar is a place for cast and crews to relax and features reclaimed wood and blackened steel. Industrial lighting fixtures used on film sets have been re-purposed and integrated in a variety of ways throughout the space. Upstairs EOA created offices and work areas for the managers of Highline Stages with a continuation of the industrial aesthetic below. EOA also carved out smaller studio spaces to provide the client with additional opportunities to expand their offerings. The entire project is designed to provide the maximum flexibility to the clients of Highline Stages while also providing the perfect space for a variety of creative events to take place.
EOA worked with the New York City Landmarks Commission as well as the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation on the renovation which included incorporating a glass garage door at the street level, Image Courtesy © EOA/Elmslie Osler Architect
Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
Article source: nARCHITECTS, PLLC
Switch Building is a 7 storey apartment and art gallery building at 109 Norfolk Street in the Lower East Side, New York City. The building consists of four floor-through apartments, a duplex penthouse, and a double height art gallery on the ground and cellar levels. nARCHITECTS provided full architectural services for the project, including all interior design.
Image Courtesy © Frank Oudeman
- Architects: nARCHITECTS, PLLC
- Project: Switch Building
- Location: 109 Norfolk Street, New York City, USA
- Photography: Frank Oudeman
- Software used: Rhino and AutoCAD
- Client: 109 Norfolk, LLC
- Design Team: Eric Bunge, Mimi Hoang (Partners), Daniela Zimmer (Project Architect), Jorge Pereira, Takuya Shinoda
- Engineer: Sharon Engineering
- Area: 14,500sf (Art Gallery: 2,700sf + Apartments: 8,225sf (4 units at 1,500sf + penthouse at 2,225sf)
- Completion: 2004 – 2007
Friday, July 8th, 2016
Article source: TC LAUGHLIN PUBLIC RELATIONS GROUP, Inc.
Situated on the former site of Brooklyn’s Rheingold Brewery, ODA New York presents its largest undertaking to date and, arguably, ODA’s magnum opus—the firm’s most complete expression of it’s well-documented treatise on the possibility of a healthier and happier urban existence.
Image Courtesy © ODA New York
- Architects: ODA New York
- Project: 123 Melrose
- Location: Brooklyn’s Rheingold Brewery, Bushwick, New York City, USA
Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
Article source: STUDIOSC
Within an empty 10,000 Sq. Foot Ground floor space, STUDIOSC was commissioned to envision a creative co-working office in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The concept was to create a refined working environment using materials that would normally be considered trash. The old exterior factory windows that were replaced,were re-purposed to create dividing walls and become interior light sources in the main open desk & conference room area. Working with Roguebuilt, we were able to amass off-cuts of OSB boards that would typically be thrown out or recycled, cut and dyed them on site and created most of the of the delineating elements within the space; entry ceiling, kitchen dividing beam, back wall mosaic wall, kitchen wall accents, and reception desk.
Image Courtesy © Garrett Rowland
- Architects: STUDIOSC
- Project: Brooklyn Desks
- Location: Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York City
- Photography: Garrett Rowland
- LEAD DESIGN: Stephen Conte & Carolina Escobar of STUDIOSC
- CUSTOM MILLWORK FABRICATION: Matt Lake and Dane Steinlicht of Roguebuilt
- PROJECT COMPLETED: OCTOBER 2014
Thursday, July 16th, 2015
Article source: Slade Architecture
Our goal in renovating this penthouse duplex for a young bachelor was to maximize the impact of the light and views that the penthouse floor-through configuration afforded. The existing apartment had terraces on both levels but the windows and interior partitions limited the impact of this exterior exposure on the interior spaces.
Image Courtesy © Slade Architecture
- Architects: Slade Architecture
- Project: Sullivan Street Duplex
- Location: SoHo, New York City, USA
- Software used: AutoCad and Rhino
- Design Team: Hayes Slade (Principal), James Slade (Principal), Stephanie Wong (Project Architect), Julia Malloy
- Client: Private
- MEP Engineer: Pavane and Kwalbrun
- Structural Engineer: Gilsanz Murray Steficek
- Area: 2264 ft sq
Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
Article source: BIG – BJARKE INGELS GROUP
200 Greenwich Street/2 WTC is the capstone in the redevelopment of the World Trade Center and the final component of the revitalization of Lower Manhattan. Located at 200 Greenwich Street and bounded by Church Street to the east, Vesey Street to the north and Fulton Street to the south, the tower will rise to ~1,340 feet, respectfully framing the 9/11 Memorial Park alongside One WTC, 3 WTC and 4 WTC.
Image Courtesy © DBOX
- Architects: BIG – BJARKE INGELS GROUP
- Project: 2 WORLD TRADE CENTER
- Location: 200 Greenwich Street, NYC, USA
- Photography: DBOX
- Collaborators: Adamson Associates, Jaros, Baum & Bolles, WSP Cantor Seinuk, Van Deusen & Associates, Vidaris, Acoustic Distinctions, Gensler, Gardiner & Theobald, AMA, DBOX, Squint/Opera, Radii
- Partners in Charge: Bjarke Ingels, Thomas Christoffersen
- Project Manager: Ute Rinnebach
- Project Designer: Martin Voelkle (more…)
Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Article source: Rafael Viñoly Architects
Recognizing the need for a greater law enforcement presence and the opportunity for great civic architecture, the New York City Police Department (NYPD) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) commissioned Rafael Viñoly Architects to design a station house for Staten Island’s first new precinct in decades, the 121st Precinct.
Image Courtesy © Bruce Damonte
- Architects: Rafael Viñoly Architects
- Project: 121ST POLICE PRECINCT STATION HOUSE
- Location: New York City, US
- Photography: Bruce Damonte
Thursday, June 26th, 2014
Article source: Paolo Venturella Architecture
2040. Population in New York City grows over and over. Inhabitants are more than expected and an original innovative typology appears in the city.
Even if carbon emission has to reduce, the use of energy increases. High rise is the only answer. A solution combining housing and energy systems for a sustainable living starts to be built in various parts of the city.
Image Courtesy © Paolo Venturella Architecture
- Architects: Paolo Venturella Architecture
- Project: FLEX TOWER
- Location:New York City, USA
- Team Design: Cosimo Scotucci, SolarShapeSystem
- Year: 2014
- Type: competition
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Article source: Spacesmith
Spacesmith is pleased to announce the completion of the new headquarters for RED, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. The award-winning leader in music distribution and development requested a dynamic, collaborative environment with flexibility to accommodate music industry events.
In designing a space with a strong New York City vibe, a creative visual identity and a nod to the music industry, we tailored the space to RED’s unique and diverse culture.
Image Courtesy © Eduard Hueber
- Architects: Spacesmith
- Project: RED Distribution, Division of SONY
- Location: New York City, United States
- Photography: Eduard Hueber
- Client: RED Music/Sony Music
- Client Representative: CBRE
- General Contractor: Accord Contracting
- MEP: JFK&M
Thursday, June 19th, 2014
Article source: FTL Design Engineering Studio
Located on the north lawn of the United Nations campus, in New York City, the UN Interim Canopy is a Porte Cochere, designed by FTL Design Engineering Studio. The structure sits adjacent to the UN’s new temporary General Assembly building, designed by HLW International. The design serves as an entrance pavilion and security screen for the general assembly delegates. The structure is envisioned as a relocatable building which is intended to be moved to another part of the campus at the completion of the renovation.
Image Courtesy © FTL Design Engineering Studio