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East River heli-flight + 599 Lexington Ave.

The building with the Chippendale pediment (far right) is the AT&T (now Sony) Building - designed by Philip Johnson. Then one can see the CitiCorpCenter; the roof is not built for making an easy start for paragliders. The building with the triangle on top is 599 Lexington Ave., designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes Assoc. - the oval building in the foreground, bottom, is nicknamed "LIPSTICK" - contribution to the contest ARCHITECTURE of the group 500x500

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Taken on August 3, 1996