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Citigroup Center

Citigroup Center, New York
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Quick Facts
CityNew York
CountryUnited States
Year1972 - 1977
Height278,9m / 915ft
Floors59
Surface120.774m2 / 1,300,000sq ft
Realization
ArchitectHugh Stubbins & Associates
Emery Roth & Sons
EngineersLe Messurier Consultants
Office of James Ruderman
DeveloperCiticorp banking company
Building Info
NameCitigroup Center
CategoryOffice Building
AliasCiticorp Center
Citibank Center
Materialssteel
aluminium
reflective glass
Address
153 E 53rd St.
(corner of 54th Street and Lexington Avenue )
Notes
The tower is elevated ten stories above street level on four 17.5-foot columns to provide space for a church on ground floor.
The tower cost 175 Million dollar to construct, of which 50 million was spent on the purchase of the terrain.
First postmodern skyscraper in New York.
Links
ArticleCitigroup Center
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