Rosewood Tower

Rosewood Tower


A 93-meter high residential tower, with a hotel and apartments, becomes a vertical extension of the adjoining Matarazzo park; a series of terraces form luxuriant green surfaces, planted with the same species that grow in the park. 

Designed as a tree deeply-rooted in the place, in spite of its height the tower is built using local materials and techniques. The interior spaces of the building are filled with plants, bushes, and orthogonal panels to protect privacy... [+]

Obra Work

Rosewood Tower

Cliente Client

Groupe Allard, São Paulo (Brasil)

Encargo Commission

Julio 2012, July 2012

Anteproyecto Pilot study

2012 – 2013

Permiso de construcción Building permit


Desarrollo del diseño Design development


Fecha de inicio de construcción Construction start date

2015 (demolición?demolition), 2016 (cimentación?foundation)

Arquitectos locales Local architects

Königsberger & Vanucci (concepto, diseño preliminar?concept, preliminary design); Triptyque Architects (desarrollo de diseño, arquitecto de obra?design development, delivery architects)

Jefe del proyecto Project Leader

Ingrid Menon (concepto, diseño preliminar?concept, preliminary design); Stacy Eisenberg (desarrollo de diseño?design development); Triptyque Architects: Guillaume Sibaud (general manager), Adam Kurdahl (project manager, Paula Aoki (project manager)

Ingeniería Engineering

Boulevard Matarazzo (contratista general contractor); Groupe Allard (consultor de costes cost consultant); JKMF (estructuras structural work); SKK (ingeniería mecánica mechanical engineering); ARUP (fachadas, cerramiento facades, envelope); Rodrigo Oliveria, Louis Benech (paisaje, jardín vertical landscape, vertical garden); Philippe Starck (diseño interior interior design); Addor (coordinación de proyecto project coordination); Maffei (cimentaciones foundations)

Consultores Consultant

Teknika (climatización HVAC); OFOS (incendios fire consultant); Giner (acústica acoustic); Proiso (impermeabilización waterproofing consultant); Bosco (automatización automation consultant); Adriana Levisky (consultor jurídico legal project consultant