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Watch Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard Take Shape in New York

Watch Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard Take Shape in New York

Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard is taking shape in New York. Due to top out this summer, the 60-story condominium has become known as the “Jenga tower” for its cantilevered glass facade. Upon its completion in 2016, the 821 foot-tall (250 meter) Tribeca building will be comprised of 145 residences and will feature a Anish Kapoor sculpture at its base. Check out the Rob Cleary time-lapse above to view the building's progress over the last year.

Watch Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard Take Shape in New York, 56 Leonard . Image © Herzog & De Meuron
56 Leonard . Image © Herzog & De Meuron

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Watch Herzog & de Meuron's 56 Leonard Take Shape in New York" 18 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/632477/watch-herzog-and-de-meuron-s-56-leonard-take-shape-in-new-york/> ISSN 0719-8884
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