61 ninth Avenue ny
Specified IVANKA product: highly customized facade PANELS
Started 2016 Q2, New York
Concrete in numbers: 1 300 sqm
Architect: Rafael Viñoly Architects
Developer: Vornado Realty Trust
Images: courtesy of IVANKA
Meatpacking district – the rehabilitation of the old Manhattan district that used to be the home of the city's meat industry, was transformed into an exciting quarter in which companies like Google, Apple and Samsung found their homes. On 61st Street, 9th Avenue, near the Hudson River, is a new nine-storey building designed by the renowned architect, Rafael Vinoly. The entire structure will measure 153,754 square feet in total, and there will be 115,000 and 37,000 square feet of boutique office and retail space, respectively. The facade of the building is decorated with 700 long, narrow, sandblasted concrete PANELS – manufactured and delivered by IVANKA from the company’s headquarter in Hungary.