Avant Chelsea / 1100 Architect

  • 01:00 - 10 March, 2009
Avant Chelsea / 1100 Architect
  • Architects

  • Location

    New York, NY, USA
  • Architect

    1100 Architect
  • Principal

    Juergen Riehm, David Piscuskas
  • Project Architect

    Christine Harper
  • Designer

    Jessica Spiegel
  • Project Managers

    Bo Lee, Sebastian Kaempf
  • Mep Engineer

    ESC Consulting Engineers
  • Structural Engineer

    Robert Silman Associates
  • General Contractor

    Hunter Roberts Construction Group
  • Exterior Consultant

    Israel Berger
  • Area

    2973.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008

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From the architect. The city elicits in our culture a stark duality - a desire to be immersed in its spectacle and a simultaneous craving for respite from its ceaseless activity. Avant Chelsea will provide for its residents both experiences. A modern, culturally sophisticated urbanite requires access to constantly shifting stimulation as well as a private space that can be adapted to their personal needs and sensibility.

This new condominium in West Chelsea will contain twelve floors of flexible apartments, upper-floor terraces, recreation areas, and a courtyard. The street façade is a window wall, skillfully proportioned to achieve a balance between the scale of the user and the building at large. The design is efficient with a refined elegance.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Avant Chelsea / 1100 Architect" 10 Mar 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/14674/avant-chelsea-1100-architect/>