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Times Square Lounge and Roof Terrace
123 w 44th Street
New York, NY  10036
Gracing the penthouse floors of one of the flagship hotels in the Korman AKA portfolio, Stanev Potts in collaboration with By_Lissoni developed a 2,000 SF deluxe series of spaces for the use of the guests of the Hotel.  These spaces include a bi-level lounge and roof terrace in New York City.  Designed to be both luxurious and functional, guests are given access to a number of amenities in these upscale spaces
As a firm, SPA has also worked on projects throughout the building including updated facade lighting, a new building blade sign, and renovations of luxury suites.
A cantilevered, custom-designed steel stair leads visitors to the upper level of the lounge, where a SPA-designed a glowing slat wall which runs the length of the rooms connecting the indoor and outdoor spaces. This custom wall spills out through floor-to-ceiling glass walls and sliding panels onto a 1,000 SF open terrace, from which one can enjoy a unique vantage point of the buildings surrounding times square. 
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Carefully selected materials were chosen to create a cohesive aesthetic throughout the project. Rich yet minimal finishes such as blackened steel, ivory, charcoal venetian plaster walls and honed black marble were hand-picked to complement the mid century and bauhaus furniture selected for the project.
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Custom furniture was designed to relate to other details throughout the space. The floating corners of the bar and the folding legs of the table create a continuous language with the stairs and striated wall. 
Schematic Design collaboration with: By_Lissoni

Structural Engineering: Sarrah Khan, Agencie Group


"Space is a luxury in New York City, something a hotel in the heart of Manhattan’s busiest neighborhood decided to focus on when undergoing a partial redesign."

                                                                  ~Lacy Morris

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