Project: 550 Madison Avenue Location: New York City Date: Projected opening 2021 Team: including Olayan Group, Gensler and Rockwell Architect: Snohetta Landscape Architect: Snohetta General Contractor: AECOM Tishman Installer: Continental Marble Inc. Fabricator: A. Lacroix Granite
Philip Johnson and John Burgee’s 1984 AT&T Building (formerly the Sony Tower and now 550 Madison Ave) is built of 400,000 SF of Stony Creek Granite. The building became a New York City landmark in 2018. Now international firm Snohetta is re-interpreting 550 Madison for today’s lifestyle. Classic Stony Creek Granite is called for to match the existing and to continue the legacy of this iconic architecture.
Project: Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic Location: Cleveland, Ohio Owner: Cleveland Clinic Architect: William Rawn Associates General Contractor: Turner Construction Installer: Cleveland Marble Mosaic Company Fabricator: A. Lacroix Granite
Stony Creek Granite was originally used on buildings designed by Pelli Clark Pelli for the Cleveland Clinic campus establishing an architectural stone palette for the campus. Stony Creek Granite cladding on the new Taussig Building matches this existing Stony Creek Granite to continue the legacy.
Project: Statue of Liberty Museum Location: Liberty Island, New York, NY Client: The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. with National Park Service/ U.S. Department of the Interior Architect: FXCollaborative Landscape Architect: Quennell Rothchild and Partners, Landscape Architects General Contractor: Phelps Construction Group Installer: Back Brook Masonry LLC Granite Fabricator: North Carolina Granite Corporation
Project: Jacob K. Javits Federal Building Plaza Location: 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY Client: General Services Administration Design Architect: Michael Van Valkenburg Associates Inc., Brooklyn, NY Contractor: Fox Industries Ltd., Brooklyn, NY Granite Fabricator: A. Lacroix Granit, Sainte Sebastien, Quebec, Canada
Project: Reconstruction of Battery Park & Bikeway Perimeter Location: Battery Park, New York, NY Client: The Battery Conservancy and the City of New York Department of Parks and Recreation Consultants: Quennell Rothchild and Partners, Landscape Architects, Starr Whitehouse, Landscape Architects and Planners, PLLC General Contractor: Professional Pavers Corporation Granite Fabricator: Polycor Inc.