The glass on the north facade is a gradient of glazing apertures, each floor changing the percentage of opening from low to high corresponding to more sought-after views above and more stringent fire ratings below. The roof HVAC bulkheads are clad in a metal lattice framework for a vertical garden, adding desirable lushness and evaporative cooling to the roof deck.

© 2013 NOA PROJECT: Luxury condo apartments TYPE: Commission SIZE: 3,000 m² (32,292 ft²) CLIENT: Orange Management COLLABORATORS: HTO Architects LOCATION: New York, NY STATUS: On hold VALUE: $12 million KEY PERSON: Andrew Heid

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