Defined by its sculptural form in glass and aluminum, 535 Madison is a signature work of art in the New York skyline. Located on the northeast corner of Madison Avenue and 54th Street, 535 Madison has been elegantly modernized to today’s most innovative specifications. At 535 Madison, classic modernism intersects seamlessly with the needs of today’s tenants.
535 Madison’s lobby features a distinctive mix of materials, including a wall of white onyx and elevator lobbies and cabs of staved walnut and bronze detailing. The lobby’s permanent art collection showcases the noted artwork of Jean Dubuffet, Fernand Léger and François-Xavier Lalanne – Le Saturnien (1971), Le Cirque (1954) and Guépard, Tête de Côté (1994).
The adjacent outdoor plaza includes black locust trees, ivy plantings, secured private WiFi for tenants, and open seating for year-round enjoyment. Changing seasons will bring new Christie’s selections of sculptures hand-picked from their future sales collections long before they reach auction. A plaza café offers a variety of light food options.
Schindler ID destination dispatch elevators reduce response and journey time by up to 30% over conventional systems. In addition, the system allows for personalized security and access options for each floor.
Honored five times by the American Institute of Architects, Edward Larrabee Barnes is heralded for his skill in using pure forms to create a timeless simplicity in his structures. With his graceful architectural gestures, Barnes designed 535 Madison to be a bold monolithic statement in the Manhattan skyline. His contributions to the urban landscape also incude the IBM Building at 57th Street and Madison Avenue and the Dallas Museum of Art.
Park Tower has commissioned some of the world's greatest architects, including I.M. Pei, Philip Johnson, Helmut Jahn and Kevin Roche, to develop properties of superior quality and aesthetic achievement. In addition to 535 Madison, Park Tower Group's signature buildings include 60 Wall Street, Park Avenue Tower, 499 Park Avenue and Foley Square Courthouse. As manager, Park Tower Group has consistently delivered exceptional service by stressing attention to detail, personal communications and tenant security.
CBRE, Inc. is the world's largest commercial real estate services firm. With more than 29,000 employees, CBRE serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices worldwide. A Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, the company offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting.
As Dean of the Yale School of Architecture and known for such projects as the award-winning 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville, the Irwin Union Bank and 432 Park Avenue, DBPA's renovation creates a new dialogue between naturalistic materials and forms and the taut, rigorous geometry of Edward Larrabee Barnes' original architecture.
535 Madison has partnered with Christie's, the world's premier art auction house, to transform one of Manhattan's noteworthy landscaped plazas into a unique rotating art gallery.
The lobby's permanent art collection showcases the noted artwork of Jean Dubuffet, Fernand Léger and François-Xavier Lalanne - Le Saturnien (1971), Le Cirque (1954) and Guépard, Tête de Côté (1994).
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