Archinect - News 2014-07-29T23:21:27-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/24562734/maki-and-fxfowle-get-to-work-on-u-n-tower 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="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hx/hxdqhj431afdpuip.jpg" 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>