VIA 57 West, located at 625 West 57th Street in Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen neighborhood, represents a striking addition to New York City's architectural landscape. Designed by the Danish architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), this tetrahedral or "pyramid-shaped" building stands 467 feet tall and encompasses 35 stories. The building is a blend of a European perimeter block and a traditional Manhattan high-rise, offering 709 luxury rental units. Residents of VIA 57 West enjoy a unique living experience with expansive amenities and a courtyard that opens up to breathtaking views of the Hudson River.
The building's innovative design has garnered it several accolades, including the 2016 CTBUH Tall Building Awards for Best Tall Building Americas, highlighting its architectural significance and contribution to the NYC skyline. VIA 57 West features a range of amenities that cater to the luxury lifestyle, including a basketball court, a 25-yard indoor swimming pool with views of the Hudson River, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a golf simulator, a cinema room, and a residents’ lounge. The nearly 300-car garage and the 22,000-square-foot interior garden with rock outcroppings and winding paths add to the building's allure, providing a tranquil oasis in the midst of the bustling city.