8x8 Tower

New York  Map
Proposal 2014
Lead Designer
Michael W. Bischoff
Show Facts

Within a few blocks of the East River in Lower Manhattan


flood-protected podium with double-height lobby, eight multi-story communities, eight distributed public spaces with gardens, terraces, flexible amenity spaces


The tower addresses the challenge of creating a sustainable vertical urbanism with a variety of strategies that result in a comprehensive sustainable ecosystem.

Sustainability: PDF download

Project Credits

Structural: Guy Nordenson and Associates, New York; Sustainable Design: Atelier Ten; Images: Studio AMD, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners