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AMLGM Envisions Urban Alloy Tower Over Transportation Hub in New York

AMLGM envisions urban alloy tower over transportation hub in new york

AMLGM envisions urban alloy tower over transportation hub in new york

Chad Kellogg and Matt Bowles of AMLGM have envisioned ‘urban alloy’ as a redefinition of the typical residential tower typology. the project proposes habitable spaces in leftover sites surrounding transportation intersections, such as elevated train lines and freeways. wanting to optimize a heterogeneous and highly linked set of living environments, the concept uses specified materials and makes the most of being positioned above these set systems. the design offers an alternative to current urban renewal based modes of densification through an exploration of symbiotic re-purposing of air rights above transportation existing corridors in new york.

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Source: Designboom