Harnessing the unique energy and community-centric vibe of Long Island City to create a distinctive, holistic living experience.
From the building materials and overarching design concept to the selection of interior finishes and amenities, every aspect of HERO was identified through the lens of a minimalistic, forward-looking lifestyle.
The façade of HERO is a symbiosis of the Past, the Present, and the Future.
The Base remains true to the history of the site and the neighborhood, while the Tower branches out as a sculptural testament to where the neighborhood is today and where it’s heading in the future.
The horizontal banding was designed to highlight the curved edge and elicits movement and dynamism. Each element of HERO’s curves are integrated in a way that serves both function and aesthetic.