56 Leonard Street New York: Architectural Visualisation

By December 16, 2008 No Comments

Designed by the Swiss firm Herzog & de Meuron, 56 Leonard Street is a 796ft (243m) tall skyscraper currently under construction in New York. Described by the architects as “houses stacked in the sky” the visualisation below ticks all the boxes – nice soundtrack, use of raytraced panoramic globes (a must…) and fly in sections combining into the final structure:

56 Leonard Street from yuta.iguchi on Vimeo.

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Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.