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This article was originally featured on our sister site MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE . The vines used for the green wall will change color with the seasons. Life is about to get greener for the residents of Manhattan’s Nolita neighborhood. A new luxury condominium building named 152 Elizabeth Street, also the project's address, is embracing biophilic design on a grand scale. The 32,000-square-foot, seven-story complex, designed by award-winning Japanese architect Tadao Ando and developed by New York City–based firm Sumaida + Khurana , will feature the Empire State’s largest residential green wall . The wall will measure 55 feet high and 99 feet across, covering the entire southern side of the building. Its foliage was designed in collaboration with landscape architecture firm M. Paul Friedberg and Partners and will comprise seasonal vines in a variety of textures and colors that ...

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