Rigorous testing of schemes arrives at a mixed-use tower that embodies both a market strategy and an environmental sensibility. Building plans and cores are arranged for maximum program flexibility. Building envelope and ground plane are constructed to channel, store and treat stormwater. A method of pedestrian filtration knits the block into the Chelsea neighborhood and helps the tower add something more than just another spike in the skyline.
Status: School Project
Location: New York, NY, US