Features : Archive for Design And Architecture
Thursday, April 29, 2010
We’d like to know what YOU think should define the pavement on the new Broadway Plazas. Share your ideas here.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Just a few feet below the surface of Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn lies the world's first subterranean railway tunnel. Watch the video.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Does the design of the hotel lend itself to these public peep shows? We asked one architecture critic for the answer. Watch the video.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Toss the chocolate hearts and red roses out the window in Studio 360's Valentine's Day Design Challenge. Click here to for details on how to enter.
Thursday, January 21, 2010
The 79th Street Boat Basin is an Upper West Side Surprise
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
A massive renovation is underway at the United Nations. Luckily for aficionados of mid-century modern design, there is also an elaborate strategy in place to preserve and restore the complex's iconic features, keeping the U.N. looking like it's 1952.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
It's been six months since West Harlem Piers Park opened, finally connecting Riverside Park to Riverbank State Park and providing an unbroken, no-dismount bike ride from the Battery to 200th Street.
Tuesday, December 08, 2009
The Bauhaus exhibit at MoMa has drawn huge crowds since opening in November. Check out our online tour of the show with curators Barry Bergdoll and Leah Dickerman.
Thursday, December 03, 2009
Only 28 days left in 2009. Tell us what made your year. Name the best food, song, movie, book, show or cultural experience you had. We're reading your choices on WNYC this month.
Wednesday, December 02, 2009
Interaction with architecture isn't limited to New York. Using three-D projection, Urbanscreen makes a German building shift, expand...and dream.
Monday, November 30, 2009
iPhones and mobile devices have changed the way we navigate the city. Apps like Google Maps and Yelp put an unprecedented amount of information about the city at one’s fingertips.
Friday, November 27, 2009
Architect and illustrator Matteo Pericoli says that we don't choose our window views, they choose us. In his new book, "The City Out My Window - 63 Views on New York," he meticulously draws the window views of 63 New Yorkers, both famous and ordinary.