Japanese Mission to the United Nations

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> Client: ………Platt Beyer Dovell Architects
> Location:……New York, New York
> Statistics:……200 sq ft area, Aluminum structural members, engineered for full snow and wind loads

A.Form Architecture pc was contracted by Platt Beyer Dovell Architects to submit a proposal for a custom entrance canopy. The canopy will compliment the current renovate to this landmark 100 year building.
Inspired from Japanese kite design, we developed a very light and floating canopy which has minimal interface with the buildings facade, thus satisfying the building landmark status rules and regulations.

By working directly with a fabricator...

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