Gallery: High Line 23 Brings New Green Tower to Chelsea Skyline

 

High Line 23, or HL23, is a new green building from Neil M. Denari Architects that is currently under construction and turning heads soon in the Chelsea art gallery district on Manhattan’s west side. The structure is a 14 floor mixed use of gallery space and condominiums with amazing views of the evolving High Line elevated park preservation and green space reuse project. With an impressively small footprint of just 40’ x 99’ and a multitude of green building technologies, HL23’s cantilevered silhouette is made even more exquisite by the expected achievement of LEED Gold certification.

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  1. Gloria June 22, 2008 at 11:03 am

    I love the building- all the materials, color or rather no color and especially the sculptural form. If I was living in New York it would definately be my first choice.
    Congratulations1

  2. pennella83 May 9, 2008 at 6:23 am

    it seems to me that “green” is more a trend than a way of building (in wich the architect believes)… yes, steel, alluminium and glass are the materials that need the biggest amount of energy to be produced… so i find it hard to call it green

  3. slantsix April 8, 2008 at 4:44 pm

    Imported Argentinian hand-finished stainless steel panels ain\’t green.

    Denari lectured at my school a few weeks ago, and didn\’t mention anything \’green\’ in more than two hours. In fact, he seemed to discount the whole idea.

  4. hugo March 25, 2008 at 4:39 am

    Hm, I’m sorry for you in turn, organicgrid. I like the design very much so, especially the representation of the construction in the glass. I would love to own a condo in this building.

    I think the design is really sweet and compliments the surroundings. That it’s green is a luxurious additive.

  5. organicgrid March 24, 2008 at 4:22 pm

    Sorry, not really feeling this design, a little heavy handed…

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