New initiative preliminary design renderings from S. Wieder Architect reveal an expansion of the Chabad Lubavitch World Headquarters in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located at 770 Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, the religious complex spans almost one acre and will include a synagogue, prayer spaces, ritual baths, classrooms, a new library, and several outdoor areas. This is a draft design, that has not been approved by the Chabad organizations, owners of the property.
Renderings from Studio St Architects reveal a new 19-story tower located at 347 West 34th Street on the eastern edge of Hudson Yards, Manhattan. Described as a “SynaCondo,” the building’s typology will incorporate a portion of the existing West Side Jewish Center with a condominium volume above.
Mill Creek Residential Trust has revealed renderings of a new residential building, The Modera at 24 Maple Avenue in New Rochelle. Designed by CUBE 3 Architecture, the project arrives as part of the city’s effort to reinvigorate the downtown metro area, and will comprise a mix of market-rate and permanently affordable housing units.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission will soon review proposals from Trinity Church and MBB Architects to replace the multi-story stained glass window above the entrance of the historic Episcopal Church at 75 Broadway in the Financial District.
Renderings from Xenolith Partners and Alexander Gorlin Architects reveal a new eight-story building at 760 Soundview Avenue in Soundview, The Bronx. The parcel is currently in pre-construction, but will eventually replace the Soundview Presbyterian Church with a mix of rental apartments, an updated chapel building, and a community facility.