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Avant Chelsea / 1100 Architect

  • Architects: 1100 Architect
  • 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 . <>