The New York State chapter of the American Institute of Architects features five SOM-designed projects in its annual roundup of award winners. The publication showcases the recipients of the 2017 AIA New York State Design, Excelsior, and Honor Awards.
Builder magazine reports on the 2017 AIA New York State Design Awards. Three SOM-designed projects—the Center for Character & Leadership Development, Baccarat Hotel & Residences, and the FBI Biometric Technology Center—were honored in this year's program.
Three SOM-designed projects were honored in the 2017 AIA New York State Design Awards. The Center for Character and Leadership Development, Baccarat Hotel & Residences, and the FBI Biometric Technology Center were selected from more than 300 submissions.
The Architect's Newspaper reports on the AIA New York State Design Awards. Three SOM-designed projects, including the Center for Character and Leadership Development at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado, were honored in this year's program.
The innovative use of prismatic glass on the facade of the SOM-designed Baccarat Hotel & Residences is featured in The Glass Magazine. Fabricated by Glassform and originally developed in the design phase of One World Trade Center, the facade reflects and refracts light to create a rainbow effect.
As reported in The Real Deal, SOM Managing Partner T.J. Gottesdiener describes the future of innovation and glass use in New York City buildings. At the Baccarat Hotel & Residences in Manhattan, glass was applied to the north and south sides, which receive the greatest amount of sunlight.
In 2016, the Urban Land Institute will present the inaugural New York Awards for Excellence in Development, recognizing real estate projects that demonstrate responsible land use and sustain communities. SOM's Baccarat Hotel & Residences, a mixed-use high-rise, has been chosen as a finalist.
A recent article in Wallpaper Magazine shines the spotlight on the Baccarat Hotel & Residences. In the story, SOM Design Partner Gary Haney explains that SOM designed the building "to create an elegant, timeless and urban 'wrapper' for the luxury within."
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat has featured SOM’s Baccarat Hotel & Residences as an exemplary high-rise project. Recently completed in Midtown Manhattan, the tower was named a finalist for Best Tall Building in Americas in the 2015 CTBUH Awards.
Wallpaper Magazine ranks the SOM-designed Baccarat Hotel & Residences on its shortlist of Best Urban Hotels of 2015. Completed earlier this year, the 605-foot tower in New York City consists of exclusive condominiums, a luxury hotel, and a public library.
Metal Architecture magazine recently announced SOM's Baccarat Hotel & Residences as a winner of its 2015 Metal Architecture Design Awards. Completed this year, the project was honored with the Smooth Metal Wall Panels Award.
Surfacing Design Solutions remarks on the luxury and elegance of SOM’s Baccarat Hotel & Residences. The newly-opened, 605-foot tower in Midtown Manhattan contains exclusive condominiums, a hotel, and a public library.
Metal Architecture magazine reports on the “fabulously executed” design of SOM’s Baccarat Hotel & Residences. The project was recently honored as part of the publication's 2015 Metal Architecture Design Awards.
CNN recently recognized Baccarat Hotel & Residences as one of “America’s artsiest new hotels.” The SOM-designed tower opened in March of this year.
Abitare shines the spotlight on the recently completed Baccarat Hotel & Residences in Manhattan. “Sparkling like one of their legendary crystal vases,” the 50-story structure evokes Baccarat’s long history of decorative arts.
Architectural Digest recently took a peek inside Baccarat Hotel & Residences, shortly after the 605-foot-tall tower opened in March. The magazine's slideshow whisks readers past the shimmering hotel entry and into its luxurious public and hospitality spaces.
SOM Technical Director Nicholas Holt will give a keynote address at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Envelope Stakeholder Workshop on May 18, 2015. “A Return to Performance" proposes that the next generation of buildings will achieve high environmental performance, by integrating innovative technology with responses to site and climate inspired by vernacular traditions.
Luxury Travel Magazine takes a look inside of SOM’s Baccarat Hotel & Residences, which recently opened in New York City. The distinctive, 605-foot tower is a shimmering landmark in Midtown Manhattan.
Baccarat Hotel & Residences, an elegant 50-story tower designed by SOM, has officially opened in Midtown Manhattan. Contract Magazine features the project, which includes a hotel, library, spa, and private residences.
SOM celebrates the opening of Baccarat Hotel & Residences, a striking glass tower in Midtown Manhattan. The firm served as the architect for the 347,000-gross-square-foot building, located on 53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenue in New York City.
Forbes takes a look inside of the SOM-designed Baccarat Hotel & Residences. Located in the heart of Manhattan, the shimmering tower is slated to open in March.
With its recent sale, the Baccarat Hotel & Residences has become the most highly valued hotel, per room, in the United States. Slated to open next month, the elegant, SOM-designed tower contains a luxury hotel, exclusive condominiums, and a public library.
SOM’s Baccarat Hotel & Residences is included in a Telegraph story on some of the most noteworthy new luxury hotels around the world. The 605-foot building, slated to open next year, will feature exceptional views of Manhattan landmarks including Central Park and the Empire State Building.
The penthouse popped up for $60 million a few weeks ago, but otherwise we've heard hardly a peep from the Baccarat Hotel and Residences. Perhaps that will change now that, according to a press release, sales have officially begun. The 50-story tower includes 61 apartments and a 114-room Baccarat Hotel.
The first name in luxury crystal now wants to be the ritziest name in city real estate. Baccarat, which has been making its namesake glass since the days of Louis XV, is launching a hotel and condo complex in a sleek 50-story tower on West 53rd Street.