TIME-LIFE BUILDING
New York, New York, United States
RETROFIT
ORIGINAL
"Time-life building" by Filip Maljkovi? - Own work.
"Time-life building" by Filip Maljkovi? - Own work. / public domain via Commons
Turner Construction Company
2035
Office
587 ft179 m
48
1,344,000 ft2124,862 m2
Re-Clad

OTHER SYSTEMS INCLUDED IN THE RETROFIT

EXTENT OF THE FACADE INTERVENTION

DESCRIPTION
The Time-life building, also known as 1271 Sixth Avenue, opened in 1959. Constructed for the Time-Life publishing company, the building was the first in the Rockefeller Center Extension across Sixth Avenue from the original Center. A reclad of the facade is planned for the next years including a whole curtainwall replacement and customized storefront.
OWNER


DEVELOPER


DESIGN ARCHITECT
Harrison, Abramovitz, & Harris


EXECUTIVE ARCHITECT


ENGINEER


CONSTRUCTION MANAGER


GENERAL CONTRACTOR


FACADE CONSULTANT


FACADE CONTRACTOR


OTHER CONSULTANT/CONTRIBUTOR
1959
Office
587 ft179 m
48
1,344,000 ft2124,862 m2


ORIGINAL FACADE DESIGN


DESCRIPTION
The Time-life building, also known as 1271 Sixth Avenue, opened in 1959. Constructed for the Time-Life publishing company, the building was the first in the Rockefeller Center Extension across Sixth Avenue from the original Center. A reclad of the facade is planned for the next years including a whole curtainwall replacement and customized storefront.