Portfolio Category: Architecture

Olympic Towers Pied a Terre

Luxury Residential Design Architecture Firm in NYC

The overarching architectural gesture in this dramatic space is the focus on the view and the windows, which primarily face south and overlook St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Polished white quartz floors, complemented by high-gloss ceilings, walls, and lacquered columns keep the focus on the incredible views.   Turett’s plan pushes all of the services and private program… Read more

Greenport Passive House

The term “passive house” (Passivhaus, as it was originally coined in Germany) refers to a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building. The design process is integrated with architectural design to produce structures that have the ability to passively maintain comfortable temperatures year round without investments in petrol-based heating systems, or energy-intensive air conditioning units…. Read more

Leonard Street Townhouse

This residential structure was built from the ground up , presenting a 7-story glass-and- steel façade to Leonard Street, with a 2-story glass and metal penthouse above. The 75ft-wide site had held single-story derelict garages for decades; neighborhood groups and the Landmarks Preservation Commission were pleased enough to see them go but also intensely sensitive… Read more

West 77th Street

W 77 UWS Turett Townhouse

New York City townhomes are most often characterized by their greatest constraints: narrow floors stacked four or five high between impenetrable and opaque party walls, resulting in formal box-like rooms at the ends of the rectangular floor plates, with dark and narrow service spaces at the center of the plan. The owners of this home… Read more

WAVERLY

Luxury Townhouse Design in NYC

Located on one of the most coveted tree-lined townhouse rows in central Greenwich Village, between the “Gold Coast” and the West Village, this gracious sun-filled townhouse with privacy and views was painstakingly and intelligently re-built and designed for the 21st Century in a contemporary classic style by the design team at TTC with the developer… Read more

LAIGHT STREET LOFT

The loft apartment at 44 Laight street resides in a landmarked warehouse building in the heart of New York’s TriBeCa neighborhood. We were met with the particular challenge of renovating this water damaged space into something both uniquely modern yet warm and inviting for the family that inhabited the space. To achieve this, we added… Read more

WASHINGTON

The Turett Collaborative was engaged by a developer to return a multi-family residence at 74 Washington Place back to a townhouse as it was originally constructed in the mid-1800s.  As with all landmarked sites, we worked closely with the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) to preserve important aspects of its front facade which includes a brownstone… Read more

LEONARD STREET MULTI-FAMILY

This residential structure was built from the ground up , presenting a 7-story glass-and- steel façade to Leonard Street, with a 2-story glass and metal penthouse above. The 75ft-wide site had held single-story derelict garages for decades; neighborhood groups and the Landmarks Preservation Commission were pleased enough to see them go but also intensely sensitive… Read more

71 FRANKLIN

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create a 52ft wide mega-residence in the heart of Tribeca with over 20,000sf of living space. Esteemed architect Wayne Turett has engineered plans to convert this majestic limestone landmark, set alongside Shigeru Bans masterpiece Cast Iron House, into a 7 bedroom+ mansion with exceptional entertaining spaces, a swimming pool and a rooftop… Read more