Via Verde represents a new model for affordable, green and healthy urban living. In 2006, Grimshaw, the designers of Via Verde, won the first juried design competition for affordable housing in New York City.
Fiber Cement Projects : Hospitality & Residential
David Baker & Associates used Cem5 shingles to create an inspiring facade for 888 Seventh Street Condominiums. Using three different red colored 1 x 2 foot shingles, the design has created an elegant fish scale pattern.
Washington DC has a new building added to the NOMA skyline with Cooper Carry’s new design for Capital Square Hyatt Place. The iconic building features a variety of red and grey panels with 15,000 square feet of Cem5 cement composite.
The Market at O Street in Washington, DC was designed by Shalom Baranes Associates. An exposed rivet system (F2.10) was incorporated into the design of this fiber cement façade. The new rainscreen building is a local favorite.
1100 Architects’ first New York City building is the cutting edge Avant Chelsea. Swisspearl® is known for its large range of colors and ability to create innovative design patterns. Avant Chelsea does not disappoint.
Cetra Ruddy of New York City has created a stunning new building in Long Island City called “L Haus.” This multi-story residential complex used multiple Swisspearl® panels, colors and sizes to create an innovative façade.