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  6. Three OMA-Designed "Park Grove" Towers to Rise in Miami

Three OMA-Designed "Park Grove" Towers to Rise in Miami

Three OMA-Designed "Park Grove" Towers to Rise in Miami
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OMA is set to realize their first commercial residential project in the US: Park Grove. Planned to rise alongside the Biscayne Bay in Miami’s Coconut Grove, in close proximity to BIG’s “Grove” residences at Grand Bay, the three-tower luxury residential project will be the last building allotted for the “walkable” Floridan neighborhood. 

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Originally envisioned as six slender towers, the competition-winning scheme has been consolidated into three “peanut-shaped” high-rises for cost and feasibility reasons. As OMA partner Shohei Shigematsu described in a recent interview, the “peanut-shape” is intended to maximize the building’s edges, affording large private balconies and naturally lit interiors for residents, while the structure’s external columns allow for a more dynamic facade that isn’t seemingly all glass. 

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Each residence, as the practice’s PR firm described, is designed to have “sweeping sea and city views” and large glass walls that “provide a sense of connection between the indoors and out” so that “the ocean becomes the natural backdrop for life.” Gardens landscaped by Enzo Enea, interiors by William Sofield and a site specific installation by Spanish public artist Jaume Plensa are all selling points for the project. Amenities will include resident lounges, fitness rooms, a rooftop swimming deck, event rooms, and more.

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Three OMA-Designed "Park Grove" Towers to Rise in Miami, © Bloom
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Coconut Grove, Miami, FL, United States
  • Architect in Charge

    Rem Koolhaas, Shohei Shigematsu
  • Developer

    Terra Group and Related Group
  • Landscape Architect

    Enzo Enea
  • Interior Designer

    William Sofield
  • Site-Specific Installation

    Jaume Plensa
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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Three OMA-Designed "Park Grove" Towers to Rise in Miami" 20 Nov 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884