John trying his hand at special finishes at 432 Park Avenue

John trying his hand at special finishes at 432 Park Avenue

John Beckmann getting down and dirty in the Gallery at 432 Park Avenue. He likes to get involved, he also likes black for drama. The gallery is being completed by special finishes maestro Sir Anthony Chase, using a troweled black pearl, burnished with gunmetal and bronze polish.

Architectural Students from Sapienza University of Rome visit Axis Mundi

Architectural Students from Sapienza University of Rome visit Axis Mundi

About 20 architectural students from Sapienza University of Rome visited the studio for a casual discussion on the state of design, our work and career advice. John Beckmann (foreground) and Hannah LaSota (far right). We hope they enjoy the rest of their trip in New York!

Vista Tower Chicago

Vista Tower Chicago

In Progress: A 360 Sky Penthouse in Vista Tower. The building is on its way to becoming Chicago's third-tallest skyscraper with a planned height of 1,191 feet. When completed, the Jeanne Gang - designed tower will trail only Willis Tower (1,451 feet) and Trump International Hotel & Tower (1,389 feet) on the list of Chicago's tallest buildings.

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue

In Progress: We are designing a spectacular southern facing apartment on one of the highest floors at 432 Park Avenue. Designed by the architect Rafael Viñoly, 432 Park is the third tallest building in the United States, and the tallest residential building in the world. It's the second tallest building in New York City, behind One World Trade Center.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPBCeXkKFSU  
 

50 Riverside Boulevard

50 Riverside Boulevard

In Progress: An extraordinary Duplex, terrace and pool overlooking the Hudson River.

Laquerus

Laquerus

IN PROGRESS: Laquerus in Madison, WI

The Erickson Lakeside Cabin

The Erickson Lakeside Cabin

The Erickson Lakeside in Lake Wallkill, Vernon Township, Sussex County, New Jersey was entered into the National Historic Registry of Historic Places on November 3, 2017