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West 29th Street Building NYC by Safdie Architects

Manhattan Tower between Broadway and 5th Avenue design by Safdie Architects, United States of America

Jan 12, 2016 + Sep 17, 2015

Address: New York City, NY, USA
Location: Midtown

Design: Safdie Architects

Moshe Safdie’s First New York Building

HFZ tower at 8-16 West 30th St

Glass and limestone skyscraper

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects
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Moshe Safdie Building at West 29th Street

Located at West 30th Street, between Broadway and 5th Avenue, this 64-story mixed-use tower will feature a limestone base that compliments and serves its historic neighbor: the Marble Collegiate Church, one of the Collegiate Churches’ five ministries.

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

The building “will be distinguished by its vertical massing, which breaks down the scale of the tower into a series of three-story-high, offset projections,” says Safdie Architects. “The offset projections also provide energy efficiency by self-shading the tower’s facade, further enhanced by additional sun shading at the south facade.”

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

The tower will house new administrative and programming spaces for Marble Collegiate’s congregation, the administrative staff of the Churches and Intersections International, a major conflict resolution initiative of the Collegiate Churches.

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

The skyscraper will be sited on the north end of the site to avoid disrupting the freely standing 1854 church.

This location will also allow spce for a new public garden that will be designed by HMWhite.

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

West 29th Street Building by Safdie Architects

The funds generated by the development of the building will support both the restoration of the historic Church and the vital programs of the Collegiate Churches.

The residential component will maintain a 30th Street frontage.

Website: West 29th Street New York City Tower – NoMad Tower, image from FR-EE, 2014

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Empire State Tower Empire State Building
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Location: 8-16 West 30th St, New York City, USA

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20 Times Square Skyscraper Building, New York City
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