Chelsea Modern is the winner of two awards for excellence in design and architecture from the American Institute of Architecture (AIA) and Society of American Registered Architects (SARA).
The avant-garde building has blue-tinted and clear glass that shifts in and out across the facade’s surface in five horizontal bands. The façade of this AIA award-winning building is divided into five horizontal glass bands that zig-zag along the face of the property. This signature detail consists of a blue tinted curtain wall interspersed with a pattern of highly designed and unprecedented clear glass operable windows that project out horizontally. Kitchens at Chelsea Modern are professionally equipped and ergonomically designed and feature terrazzo floors, custom stainless steel lower cabinetry, custom low iron white glass upper cabinetry, quartzite countertops, Sub-Zero refrigerators,Viking ranges and ovens, and Miele dishwashers. Bathrooms at Chelsea Modern feature custom walnut vanities, marble slab countertops, limestone floors and feature wall, oversized Grohe rain shower head, Duravit free standing dub and water closet designed by Philip Starck, and Lacava sinks. Amenities at Chelsea Modern include 24-hour doorman, outdoor garden, landscaped roof deck, cold storage, fitness center and individual storage (for purchase). Nestled on W 18th St., between 8th and 9th Avenues, Chelsea Modern is in one of the hottest neighborhoods, next to the High Line Park and a few blocks from the Meat Packing District.