// arthitectural / New York

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Artist retreat


Located on a wooded site overlooking the endless farmlands characteristic of the Hamptons, the Artist’s Retreat is a 2,550 sf sustainable summer escape from the noise and chatter of the fast paced city. From the solarium to the roof deck, one can be engulfed by the breathtaking natural landscape that has made the Hamptons the […]


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Gustafson Guthrie Nichol & Davis Brody Bond
Union Square


Seattle-based landscape architects Gustafson Guthrie Nichol (GGN) and New York-based architects Davis Brody Bond (DBB) are pleased to announce their selection as winners of the National Mall Design Competition for Union Square. The competition, organized by the Trust for the National Mall, was a three-stage process through which a jury of eight esteemed professionals selected a […]


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Labscape Architecture
Van de Velde Showroom


The showroom for Belgian lingerie firm “Van De Velde” opened its doors in March 2010 at the high pedestrian traffic intersection between Madison Avenue and 33rd Street, on the first floor of a historic building, in New York. The typical “Manhattan” open space needed to be divided into four different areas. The entrance, a closed office […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Pryor


The house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant view of ocean. A site that the owners, a couple with two young boys, spent years to find.  It is the couple’s reprieve from their home in the city, to share the outdoor lifestyle with their family and to remember their teenage years together in […]


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Tacklebox Architecture, PLLC
OWEN


In our most recent project, a boutique for OWEN, the program called for the design of a temporary retail environment that would stand as a physical introduction to the identity of this new brand. This inaugural store serves as a preview and the first in a series of stores for OWEN. For us, the thing that makes OWEN […]


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SAQ
Hudson Hall


Continuing the concept of the Hudson Hotel to create ‘an exciting urban adventure that provides a unique experience’ SAQ proposes a stunning intervention of the Hudson Cafeteria. The former library of the American Women’s Association Clubhouse and Residence for Young Women in New York will be reinterpreted in a fresh yet delicate way. Upon arriving […]


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Rene Robert Mueller Architect + Planner
Larchmont Residence


Bldg. components & notable features The Larchmont Residence # 5 is a 6,967 sq. ft. home. Consisting of three living stories placed on a full Basement, 4 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, 1 Powder Room and separate Garage structure with Mezzanine space above. It is located in a 1+ acre estate which is integrated into a wooded […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Noyack Creek


The client, a New York actor, sought a retreat for relaxation and casual entertaining on a restrictive narrow lot fronting the tidal estuary of Noyack Creek.  The house became a study in architectural theatre: a series of spaces in a carefully scripted sequence that subtly reflect his professional life.The path begins at the front door […]


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slo.vis and et al. collaborative
Kee’s Chocolates


Kee’s Chocolates has established itself as a premier destination for chocolate in NYC. After nearly ten years as a neighborhood staple, Kee’s has commissioned Architects slo.vis and et al. collaborative with a complete redesign of the Soho store. A vertical wood panel system lines one wall from floor to ceiling. A series of offset wooden slats […]


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Fractal Construction
Hudson Valley Country House


This weekend getaway in upstate New York was recently born, similar to a kit of parts and brought to this rocky, wooded plot in prefabricated pieces. They were then bolted together and once finally assembled, clad in an envelope of soft wood panels so that modern and rustic created a uniform dialect. The large double-footprint project consists of […]


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HOK
New World-Class Medical School on the University at Buffalo’s Downtown Campus


New medical center will redefine medical education and translational research in the 21st century After winning a global design ideas competition, HOK has been selected to design the new University at Buffalo (UB) School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences on its downtown campus. Competition finalists included Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and Cannon Design, Rafael Vinoly […]


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Andre Kikoski Architect
1280 Fifth Avenue


The organic textures of Central Park inspire our interiors for this 19-story tower. The lobby, tenant lounge and game room, private dining room, fitness center, and children’s play area, as well as the elegantly appointed apartments, all use evocative contemporary materials with discreet natural references. As such, our design invites the sensibility of the park […]


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Bluarch
Innuendo Restaurant and Bar


Innuendo is a restaurant in Port Washington (New York) offering a contemporary American menu with influences from Mediterranean, French, and Asian cuisines. This project is  conceptually linked to the notions of self-similarity and non-differentiability descending from the fractal definition of a geometry versus its topological essence. The ceiling installation is a three-dimensional, cloud-like, organic formation of 1/2”-square by 6-inch […]


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Emogayu
Emogayu


Emogayu is a conceptual name, also an artist name dedicated to these works. The current series is Tension. Emogayu is a medium that surrounds people’s lives, and delivers forms inspired by a moment in the flow of nature. Emogayu has been exploring ceramics in Tokyo since 2004, and her studio is located in Red Hook, […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Quail Hill


At the first meeting, the clients introduced both their growing family and growing art collection. They were particularly excited about a new artist, Vik Muniz, whose works based on photographs of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis provided a delightful discovery upon closer inspection: paintings of the iconic images rendered in peanut butter and jelly. This moment of […]


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Bates Masi Architects
Lion’s Head


Set on a narrow property atop a bluff overlooking Gardiner’s Bay, this house replaces a vacation home shared by two brothers and their families for over 25 years before it was destroyed by fire.  Since originally building on the site, new regulations have been established and the families have grown in size.  The new structure […]


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Paul Cha Architect
C-P house


Located near the historic Woodstock two hours west of New York City,  the six acre farmland site is accessed from the road with gentle slope  winding upward towards the house. Two natural ponds with local trees frame  the surrounding Catskills Mountain view. The client, a young growing family  enthusiastic about Modern Art, requested a weekend […]


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studio arckeo architetti & associati
Water pavilion


Notes taken from Fausto Ferrara’s sketchbook: “This particular project is born from the desire to realize a space for the artists, a place where the works of art can be produced, through the observation of the phenomena of the nature, in a place suspended as a limbo where the water dominant element, capture and it […]


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BIG
West 57th


BIG has taken a step back to survey the rules of the system in Manhattan and is introducing a European typology: the perimeter block. With an efficient layout and a sense of intimacy, the perimeter block meets demands for density and security. In this project, we have married it to the traditional Manhattan high-rise, creating […]


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Sid Lee Architecture
adidas Original’s Atelier


When adidas Original hired Sid Lee, in partnership with Aedifica, to review the overall concept and setup of its stores worldwide, the design team came up with a plan that invites visitors to interact with the adidas Trefoil brand in an enjoyable and educational way. The Workshop – Atelier project – a tribute to company […]


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