Photos: © Gensler/Ryan Gobuty

J.T. Magen builds CAA offices in Manhattan’s Chrysler Building

Talent agency’s workspace in iconic art deco building features black terrazzo floors and a starburst motif.

We worked hard to achieve a fresh and unique character for CAA without mimicry or superficial art deco detailing. Close attention was paid to what related to the past and what was clearly new, but still respectful of the landmark stature of the building.

– Gene Watanabe, principal, Gensler, in The Hollywood Reporter 

Read more

Share this page

Project Facts

CAA (Creative Artists Agency)
Address: 405 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY
Size: 75,000 sq. ft.
Architect: Gensler
MEPS engineer: Lilker Associates

More Technology, Advertising, Media, Information projects

Staff quarters equipped with a kitchenette and a television along with an array of table, counter and cupped-lounge chair seating at HBO headquarters built by J.T. Magen & Company Inc. on Avenue of the Americas in New York.

HBO

Office mezzanine bordered with glass panels and hanging bauble lighting at the Hachette Book Group office built by J.T. Magen & Company Inc. on Avenue of the Americas in New York.

Hachette Book Group

A wide-berth and centrally located staircase bordered with glass panels and a wooden handrail at the offices of a Horizon Media built by J.T. Magen & Company Inc. in Varick Street, New York.

Horizon Media