Articles on New York

Jenga Building by Herzog & de Meuron. Photo Alexander Severin Architectural
 

Mark A-to-Z: N is for New York City

From Herzog & de Meuron’s new high-rise building to the High Line, we doubt we’ll ever be short of material to write about.

56 Leonard Street by Herzog & de Meuron. Photos Alexander Severin Architectural
 

The raw interior of Herzog & de Meuron's jenga building has been revealed

NEW YORK CITY – Sparkly and shiny domestic properties are very nice for living in but often don't make the most interesting of subjects to critique.

Out Now: Mark #69
Out Now: Mark #69
Vagelos Education Center by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Gensler. Photos Iwan Baan
 

Students receive vertical learning in Manhattan

NEW YORK – The Vagelos Education Center by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Gensler features a 14-storey cascade for informal study.

Lush hills frame the view on New York harbour.
 

West8 landscape architects sculpt the New York experience

NEW YORK CITY – Governors Island has been derelict for decades. After a substantial redesign by landscape designer Adriaan Geuze, the archipelago is worth a visit.

Wooden interiors give the linear design an intimate feel.
 

Davidson Rafailidis makes space for affectionate functionality

BUFFALO – A studio with distinct materialities and atmospheres responds to the clients' wish to share one building but maintain separate work environments.

The newest expansion to the Corning Museum of Glass by Thomas Phifer and Partners exudes tranquillity.
 

Corning Museum of Glass expansion makes the trademark material's simplicity transparent

CORNING – Thomas Phifer and Partners restore the modernist museum building of the Corning Museum of Glass and attach an addition which exudes the potential of glass.

Manhattan unveils 515 years of history as the elevator rises.
 

Catch a bird's-eye view of 515-years of Manhattan in 47 seconds

NEW YORK CITY – An animated panorama depicting 515 years of Manhattan reveals itself to visitors of the new 1 World Trade Center in a video by Reuben Hernandez

A ceiling of oblique grids absorbs, but also gives access to, the infrastructure above.
 

Collective-LOK unveils a new veiled space

NEW YORK CITY – Three American designers collaborate on a new space entitled Screen Play, which employs sliding partitions, as well as an unusually-shaped floor plan to create a …

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Out Now: Mark #69
The display shelf is the single, space defining element in the store.
 

St. Mark's Bookshop by Clouds Architecture Office

NEW YORK CITY – The long bookshelf at this New York shop literally embraces the customers.

The entrance pavilion is the only above-ground structure comprising the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum
 

National 9/11 Memorial Museum Entrance Pavilion by Snøhetta

NEW YORK CITY – The National 9/11 Memorial Museum is the latest project to be finished on the grounds of New York's World Trade Center.

Moment Factory makes the façade of Macy’s Herald Square store in New York, come to life.
 

Super Bowl Virtual Theatre by Moment Factory

MONTREAL – Moment Factory has been enjoying a string of successes, making its mark as one of the most sought-after multimedia and entertainment studios in the world.

A creative battalion put on a show which successfully turned a catwalk gig into a grandiose performance.
 

En Noir Fall Winter 2014 Collection at NYFW

NEW YORK CITY – Rob Garcia posted on social media a black-and-white filtered picture of the runway show, with the following caption: ‘Monochromatic Grand Minimalism...’