more details about bjarke ingels group’s first residential and hotel project in new york have been announced. new renderings have been revealed of the block-long site in west chelsea, which is located along the high line at 76 11th avenue. titled ‘the eleventh’, the development comprises two twisting asymmetrical bronze and travertine towers connected with a skybridge. the new images also show the evolution of the design, which was first presented in 2016.

BIG eleventh towers
the project will be located along the high line at 76 11th avenue
image by DBOX for HFZ capital group (also main image)

 

 

the BIG-designed towers will be home to the first urban concept by hotel operator six senses. six senses new york will be located within the east tower, which will also feature 87 residences. meanwhile, the west tower will contain 149 residences. the scheme also boasts a comprehensive suite of private amenities. ‘the two towers transform and adapt to their surroundings and each other as they rise from the ground, reorienting themselves to respond to the high line, the hudson river and the surrounding arts district,’ explains bjarke ingels. 

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almost all of the ultra-luxury residences offer entirely unique layouts
image by DBOX for HFZ capital group

 

 

the eleventh features two towers: the east tower, which is called no. X, and the west tower, known as no. I. no. X will feature 87 luxury condominium residences with interiors designed by parisian designers gilles & boissier. the homes start at 100 feet high on the 11th floor and will sit above the aforementioned hotel.

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‘the two towers transform and adapt to their surroundings,’ says bjarke ingels
image by DBOX for HFZ capital group

 

 

meanwhile, no. I will feature 149 condominiums designed by gabellini sheppard associates. the west tower includes simplexes and duplexes on the 5th and 6th floors, which start 50 feet above ground level and provide views of the hudson river. sweeping tiers of residences starting on the 7th floor rise from 70 feet high. the private porte cochère welcomes residents, while the courtyard has been designed by landscape architect enzo enea.

BIG eleventh towers
the project comprises two twisting asymmetrical bronze and travertine towers
image by DBOX for HFZ capital group

 

 

owners will share an extensive resident-only amenity experience curated and designed by gabellini sheppard and six senses as well as preferred access to the suite of amenities at six senses new york. the amenities space is located on the west tower’s 3rd floor and overlooks the hudson river. the private residential wellness and leisure space includes a fitness center, and a glowing glass-enclosed 75-foot ceremonial swimming pool. other amenities include a double-height bridge lounge between the towers that features a bar, library, and a retractable movie screen.

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the ‘XI gallery’ is a 12,000-square-foot exhibition space
image by nikolas koenig

 

 

the bridge lounge also features a private wine tasting room with a dining area, catering kitchen and wine lockers as well as an adjacent social lounge with billiards tables for entertaining and culinary experiences. meanwhile, a dedicated teen room and children’s playroom offer specially-tailored spaces for every member of the family.

BIG eleventh towers
the gallery will feature devlin’s first ever site-specific art installation in new york
image by nikolas koenig

 

 

to herald the eleventh, HFZ capital group is also unveiling the ‘XI gallery’ — a 12,000-square-foot exhibition space in the meatpacking district that presents the work of the eleventh’s visionaries, through the artistic lens of stage designer es devlin. it will feature devlin’s first ever site-specific art installation in new york, series XI, comprised of three immersive works: ‘egg’, ‘paper stone glass water’, and ‘dance’.

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the XI gallery — ‘dance’
image by nikolas koenig

 

 

‘the eleventh is a signature development for manhattan and a triumph of architecture and design, living, culture, and wellness,’ says ziel feldman, chairman and founder of HFZ capital group. ‘we are incredibly proud to collaborate with a roster of visionaries to offer an impressive array of residential and recreational experiences that have never been available in one location. the eleventh is a defining moment for HFZ and our partners.’

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