Current Status: Under Construction 

53 West 53rd Vital Stats

Address: 53 West 53rd Street (Community Board 5)

Type: Mixed Commercial and Residential

Name: Tower Verre aka 53 West 53 aka 53 West 53rd Street aka MoMA Expansion Tower

Construction: Begun 2014, Completed 2018

Design Architect: Jean Nouvel

Executive Architect: ___

Engineer: WSP Global

Developer: Hines, Pontiac Land Group, Goldman Sachs

Builder: Lendlease Group

Height: 950 feet, (290 Meters); 77 Stories 

Total Construction Floor Area: 600,040 square feet; 55,745.5 square meters

Site Area: 2,209 square feet

Density: 145 Residences

View Zoning Diagram HERE

Loopholes Exploited: 

Read through our blog below for more information on Supertalls.

CITY Support!

CITY Support!

Local, City and State Electeds write in support of the 10 West 66th Street Corporation and LANDMARK WEST! zoning challenge against 36 West 66th Street. Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, City Councilmember Helen Rosenthal, Assembly Member Richard M. Gottfried...

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984′ and Counting

984′ and Counting

The definition of SuperTall has "grown" as the sky is, increasingly no longer the limit.  SHoP Architects has just passed the threshold into the SuperTall Club.  DEZEEN (linked) writes that 111 West 57th Street, the 43-foot wide plot will rise 1,421 feet toward the...

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Contact Information

Sean Khorsandi
Executive Director
45 West 67th Street New York, NY 10023

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