neil denari architects: HL23
 
neil denari architects: HL23 neil denari architects: HL23
jan 20, 2011

neil denari architects: HL23

‘HL23’ by neil denari architects in manhattan, new york all images courtesy neil denari architects and HL23

located directly adjacent to the renowned high line by field operations / diller scofidio and renfro, ‘HL23‘ by los angeles-based practice neil denari architects is nearing completion in new york’s west chelsea arts district. with a site measuring just 40 feet by 99 feet, the 14 storey condominium tower is a practice in vertical urbanism with a limited footprint. 

views from the highline

in order to yield a generous floor area on each storey, the design employs a reverse-tapering form that bulges and reforms, creating a dynamic profile. a non-spandrel curtain wall was custom-fitted on both the south and north facades, ensuring abundant daylight as well as expansive views for the building’s inhabitants. the face that looks towards the high line is clad in a three-dimensional steel panel, creating a highly textual surface that is dynamic and identifiable.

street face

views of the three dimensional stainless steel facade on the east

foot of the building during construction

facade and interior view

rendered exterior from the highline

rendered views

outdoor space

apartment levels

rendered interior view

  • If richard rogers was still doing anything remotely innovative it might look something like this…

    nice says:
  • diller and scofidio were consultants Field Operations on the high line

    e says:
  • Who creates the great renderings for this project ? Inhouse ? I´m looking for an internship as 3D Artist 😛

    Friedrich says:
  • so far the best architectural project in NYC in the 21st century

    iggy says:
  • wow

    yojic says:
  • nice

    shanto says:

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