WORKac has completed its new branch library in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens. The library was among the first bevy of projects announced under DDC’s Design + Construction Excellence Program, which since 2005 has directed selected civic projects to leading design firms.
Designed by Duccio Grassi Architects Max Mara is pleased to announce the reopening of the redesigned flagship boutique in New York City. The reimagined freestanding boutique is realized in a historical Victorian style building on Madison Avenue and 68th Street.
The museum unveils architect David Adjaye’s design for the 82,000-square-foot building and announces $175 million capital campaign, as It looks ahead to its 50th anniversary.
New York architecture news – strategic synergy: Mancini Duffy joins forces with Jenkins & Grey. Aligned in philosophy and focus, two architectural firms merge their strengths to create a full-service, powerhouse practice.
80-Story Condo Tower reveals Premium Top-Floor Residences on the Lower East Side. Building design is by Adamson Associates Architects with Interiors by Meyer Davis Studio, with over 100,000 sqft of space.
The layout, for this Brooklyn home designed by BFDO Architects, was configured as an open, airy twenty by fifty foot by ten foot tall primary living space on the parlor floor lined on one side by a full-length bookshelf, art wall, and cat circulation and lounge space.
Located in a landmarked 1884 warehouse this light-filled design is by Andrew Franz Architect. The top floor and roof are reconceived as an inviting home with a fluid outdoor connections. Features include a retractable glass roof, heavy timber columns and a new roof garden.
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.
New $23m building design by Caples Jefferson Architects will broaden public’s understanding of Armstrong’s life and legacy with a new Exhibition Gallery, 68-seat Jazz Club, and Museum Store to complement the visitor experience at the Museum in Queens, NY.
Design by Morphosis Architects. First of three main buildings in $2 billion campus on New York’s Roosevelt Island, part of Michael Bloomberg’s global hub for technology initiative, a joint venture between Cornell University and Israel’s Technion University.
With the groundbreaking of the new Terminal C facility for Delta Air Lines and ongoing work on Central Terminal B, Governor Cuomo’s vision for a single, unified LaGuardia Airport is becoming a reality.
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.
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.