Perkins Will’s Ralph Johnson, FAIA (opposite), used glazed garage walls to integrate parking into Contemporaine’s overall design. Cantilevered balconies and floor-to-ceiling windows give each unit glorious views.
Varied building volumes echo the diverse character of the surrounding neighborhood. Inside (below), rough exposed concrete pillars complement refined hardwood floors.
Contemporaine’s strong roofline, defined by a concrete canopy and projecting penthouse unit, establishes the building as a piece of skyline sculpture.