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8 Spruce St, 8 Beekman St, New York City, NY 10038-1556
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ripples run across the exterior of Manhattan’s Beekman Tower (now New York by Gehry) These pleats also function as bay windows for residents of the 76-story apartment building, which opened in 2011. When finished it was the tallest residential building in the world but is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed 11 October 2018

As an architecture buff, I have been a big fan of Frank Gehry for years. But I somehow missed the news of this 76-story skyscraper, designed by him, opening in Lower Manhattan in 2011. When I saw this stainless-steel tower shimmering in the sun just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Saw this unique building by chance during our bus tour. Very typical of Frank Gehry's architecture, which is 'wavey' and goes with the flow. His other design is the Guggenheim museum on the West side of Central Park.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

When crossing Brooklyn Bridge, you'll see this quite recent edifice, looking alive especially in sunshine like waves reaching the sky.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

New York has a lot of spectacular buildings, and i had not heard ofr Frank Gehry before i walked the Brooklyn Bridge and syddenly saw this kind of organic building when we arriwed Manhattan, see it, you will never forget. After Frank Gehry buildin, the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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