Archinect - News 2015-11-30T23:04:47-05:00 ARExA to renovate WeWork's first co-living project on Wall Street Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2015-10-21T18:28:00-04:00 >2015-10-26T21:05:36-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="411" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The tower, owned by Rudin Management, currently has 260,000 square feet of floorspace that counts towards zoning, and of that, 133,000 square feet will become residential, resulting in 205 new apartments. The remaining 127,000 square feet will stay commercial. [...] 110 Wall Street will be WeWork&rsquo;s first foray into residential development [...] The inclusion of Class B dwelling units, which denote transient housing, likely signals living options will range from communal to private.</p></em><br /><br /><p>According to <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CurbedNY</a>, ARExA will head design on the renovation of WeWork's first residential project under its co-living offshoot, WeLive. Completion date is currently slated for March 2017.</p><p>WeWork is also hiring multiple positions in New York at this very moment. Check out their listings here:</p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WeWork</a>: openings for <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Interior Design Lead</a>; <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Project Architect</a>; <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Building Information Specialist</a></p><p><em>UPDATE: an earlier version of this article incorrectly referred to FXFOWLE as the designer for the renovation, referring to an earlier version of the same news posted to CurbedNY.</em></p><p>More on WeWork and its residential foray, WeLive:</p><ul><li><a title="More details emerge about WeWork's residential endeavor WeLive" href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">More details emerge about WeWork's residential endeavor WeLive</a></li><li><a title="WeWork moves into residential development with WeLive" href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WeWork moves into residential development with WeLive</a></li><li><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Working out of the Box: Miguel McKelvey</a>, co-founder and Chief Creative Officer at&nbsp;WeWork</li></ul> NYC Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge Entry by FXFOWLE Alexander Walter 2013-03-11T19:00:00-04:00 >2013-03-13T12:25:25-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="333" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In our last post, we published the six finalists and category winners of New York City's ambitious Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge. Here is now the award winner in the "Creativity" category, the concept "NYC Loop" by New York architects FXFOWLE, in more detail.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously: <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Six Finalists of NYC&rsquo;s Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge</a></p> Let’s Raze Javits Center (but First Finish Renovations) Archinect 2012-01-24T13:56:00-05:00 >2012-01-24T16:19:27-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="317" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;It&rsquo;s just such an awful building that the only reason to keep it would be as a monument to stupidity,&rdquo; said Mark Wigley, the dean of Columbia University&rsquo;s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> CO Architects Forms Joint Venture with FXFOWLE Archinect 2012-01-10T20:49:00-05:00 >2012-11-09T17:01:31-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="108" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Los Angeles architectural firm CO Architects on Tuesday announced a joint venture with New York City&rsquo;s FXFOWLE to extend the geographic reach and expertise of each company. The firms will maintain individual identities and operations while pursuing new projects together under the name CO/FXFOWLE, including participating in a new competition to design a building for a prestigious educational institution in New York City.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Maki and FXFowle Get to Work on U.N. Tower HotSoup 2011-10-20T14:24:00-04:00 >2012-11-09T17:02:11-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[FXFowle Principal Dan] Kaplan explained that much of the design work had been completed for a 35-story tower on the site, and while it will not change significantly, it does require some updating.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Following a land deal with New York City, the U.N. is back to work on building a new tower to house its operations across the street from the under-renovation U.N. Secretariat. Fumihiko Maki, who was selected in a Pritzker-only competition in 2004, is back to work on the project, along with local partner FXFowle.</p>