Happy Archtober! Here’s Our Favorite Copper Architecture in NYC

Happy Archtober! Here’s Our Favorite Copper Architecture in NYC
03 Oct 2016

Aperture 538: Brooklyn

Aperture 538 is a hip 10-unit residence in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. A copper screen lines the building and creates and abstracted image of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Aperture 538 is a hip 10-unit residence in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. A copper screen lines the building and creates and abstracted image of the Brooklyn Bridge.

 

NYC Public School 39: Brooklyn

NYC Public School 39, founded in 1877 in Park Slope, Brooklyn, is one of the nation’s oldest schools in continuous use. It features a stunning and sophisticated copper cornice.

NYC Public School 39, founded in 1877 in Park Slope, Brooklyn, is one of the nation’s oldest schools in continuous use. It features a stunning and sophisticated copper cornice.

 

6 Harrison Street: Tribeca

A 22-foot copper spire is the central focus of the NY Mercantile Exchange Building Condominium in Tribeca.

A 22-foot copper spire is the central focus of the NY Mercantile Exchange Building Condominium in Tribeca.

 

St. Patrick’s Cathedral: Midtown

The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral is adorned with multiple copper systems and copper alloy architectural structures, including seven massive, cast bronze double-leaf doors and fixed 40-foot transoms that are present at all elevations.

The historic St. Patrick’s Cathedral is adorned with multiple copper systems and copper alloy architectural structures, including seven massive, cast bronze double-leaf doors and fixed 40-foot transoms that are present at all elevations.

 

Theodore Roosevelt High School: The Bronx

The cupola of the Theodore Roosevelt High School building in the Bronx, New York features a gorgeous copper cladding system.

The cupola of the Theodore Roosevelt High School building in the Bronx, New York features a gorgeous copper cladding system.

 

H.S. 615 Chelsea Vocational High School: Chelsea

Chelsea High School is a Beaux-Arts style public school building, completed in 1905 as P.S. 38. This copper-adorned building is a NYC landmark.

Chelsea High School is a Beaux-Arts style public school building, completed in 1905 as P.S. 38. This copper-adorned building is a NYC landmark.

 

The Plaza Hotel: Midtown

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