5 Franklin Place

This apartment building makes my eyes pop out of my head in a good way.  Designed by Dutch architect Ben van Berkel, 5 Franklin Place is noted for curved black bands outlining the perimeter of the building that lend a sense of movement and grace.

Get full pics and design history here 



Filed under Architecture, Art, Design, Home, NYC

2 responses to “5 Franklin Place

  1. very nice… the curved strips seem to work very well in the renders

  2. It’s absolutely gorgeous. Completely modern but organic at the same time.

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