15 Renwick New York City building

15 Renwick New York City Building

Situated in Hudson Square, between SoHo and Tribeca, this building has a strongly-modelled facade of dark aluminum reflective fins, creating strong shadows. Setback zoning requirements are played with to create mini garden terraces. New York City’s strict dormer rule can limit architectural design, but here it launched innovation.

Maple Street School

Maple Street School in Brooklyn

Design: BFDO Architects & 4|MATIV

Maple Street School, located in the rapidly changing neighborhood of Prospect Lefferts Gardens, in Brooklyn, was looking to expand into a second location and found a fitting site in a new mixed use development.

Photographers Loft

Photographer’s Loft in New York

Design: Desai Chia Architecture PC

This existing industrial building has a cast iron column structure. Desai Chia created an open flow throughout the home, taking advantage of long axial views through the space and drawing light through.

565 Broome Soho New York towers | www.e-architect.co.uk

565 Broome Soho New York Building

565 Broome Soho aims to be Manhattan’s first ‘Zero Waste’ residential high rise. The pair of 30-story luxury condo towers designed by famous Italian architect Renzo Piano, partnered with NYC-based consulting firm Think Zero.

Arc House in East Hampton

Arc House in East Hampton, NY

Design: MB Architecture

During one of the initial meetings between the clients and the architects, the architects shared a picture of a small airplane hangar showing an uninterrupted interior space under an arched structure.