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1540 Broadway

Identification

1540 Broadway
Bertelsmann Building, One Broadway Place
114500

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Structure in General

skyscraper
existing [completed]
curtain wall
postmodernism

Usage

commercial office

Facts

  • The North American headquarters of Bertelsmann is one of midtown’s most prestigious corporate addresses.
  • The Bertelsmann building is home to the world’s largest record store – the Virgin Megastore – and Planet Hollywood’s original Official All Star Café, a 100-car valet-attended parking garage and a four-plex movie theater with seating for 1,650.
  • Every level is characteristic to the firm it serves, from the trendy style of Bertelsmann Entertainment to the conservative style of Random House Publishing.
  • Located in bustling Times Square, the building boasts a dynamic exterior façade that combines two traditions – the indigo glass curtain wall is reminiscent of modernistic style, while the recessed green glass wall recollects classic architecture.

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Location

1532-1548 Broadway
1540 Broadway at West 45th Street, NE Corner
10036
U.S.A.

Technical Data

223.32 m
176.12 m
171.91 m
42
4
1990
3.96 m
15

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developer, facade designer, general contractor, owner, structural engineering, tenant