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Renzo Piano's First US Residential Tower to Rise in New York

Renzo Piano's First US Residential Tower to Rise in New York
Renzo Piano's First US Residential Tower to Rise in New York , Renzo Piano's recently completed Whitney Museum in New York City. Image © Paul Clemence
Renzo Piano's recently completed Whitney Museum in New York City. Image © Paul Clemence

According to the New York Post, Renzo Piano has been commissioned by Michael Shvo and Bizzi & Partners to design his first US residential tower. Planned to rise in the southern Manhattan district of Soho at 100 Varick Street, the Piano-designed tower will include up to 280,000 square-feet of housing and reach nearly 300 feet. Featured amenities include a "gated private driveway" and "automated parking." Stay tuned for more details.

Piano recently completed the highly discussed Whitney Museum in city's Meatpacking District. See what the critics have to say about the project, here.

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Renzo Piano's First US Residential Tower to Rise in New York " 08 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/629090/renzo-piano-s-first-us-residential-tower-to-rise-in-new-york/> ISSN 0719-8884
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