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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Athena Tower

The Athena Tower, A, from Hudson Street looking West with the Portofino Tower to the right.

The Athena Tower, A, is rising just outside of the Jersey City Powerhouse Arts District. The Athena Tower is a luxury condominium building.

Looking west from Second Street it becomes apparent that the Athena Tower is quite unlike the previous residential buildings around it such as the Portofino, Mandalay, or the Marbella.

The Athena Tower in Jersey City plays on the industrial shapes of the warehouse district to the south and west of the tower

The southeast corner of the building at Washington Street

Athena sits beside the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Tracks

The parking garage dominates the base:

The profile looking north along Washington Street is a slender one.

The western facing facade:



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