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01 May

BBC World, Meet New York One: The Effects of International Politics On New York Real Estate

News

An odd confluence of global statecraft and local politics could reshape Manhattan super luxury real estate. …

25 Apr

Inaugural Isamu Noguchi Awards Go To Norman Foster & Hiroshi Sugimoto

News

This week, the Noguchi Museum in Queens, New York announced the inaugural Isamu Noguchi Awards to recognize …

22 Apr

Michael Kimmelman Proposes A Queens-Brooklyn Waterfront Streetcar

Concepts

As development along the Brooklyn and Queens’ waterfront has increased dramatically over the years, transportation options—for residents …

15 Apr

Vision 42 Design Competition Asks Designers to Re-Imagine 42nd Street Without Cars

Competitions

The Institute for Rational Urban Mobility is hosting the just-announced Vision42 Design Competition calling on architects, designers, …

14 Apr

Richard Meier In For the Long Haul In Newark

High-Rise

As construction continues at Richard Meier’s Teachers Village in Newark, renderings have surfaced for a …

11 Apr

Updating Washington, D.C.’s Mies van der Rohe Library

Equipments

Earlier this year, the Washington, D.C. Public Library announced that Martinez+Johnson and Mecanoo had won …

09 Apr

Financing Secured for Manhattan’s First Micro-Apartment Development

News

One year after nARCHITECTS won a New York City–led competition to design a micro-unit housing …

09 Apr

Major Rejection for Gehry’s Eisenhower Memorial Threatens Project’s Future

Memorial

The road to fruition for the Frank Gehry–designed Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial has been full …

08 Apr

Rebuild By Design> SCAPE’s Living Breakwaters Transform Staten Island’s South Shore

News

In early April, the ten finalists in the Rebuild By Design competition unveiled their proposals to protect the Tri-state region from …

08 Apr

Rebuild By Design> WXY and West 8′s “Blue Dunes” for New York and New Jersey

Competitions

In early April, the ten finalists in the Rebuild By Design competition unveiled their proposals to protect the Tri-state region from …