As part of a major renovation, the venerable Museum of the City of New Yorks gets fresh new public spaces, including a dazzling icon for a new age. The Museum of the City of New York is undergoing a decade-long, multi-phase renovation of its historic East Harlem building.
A landmark exhibition at the Cooper-Hewitt casts designers as champions of conservation.
The concept of “truth to materials” is nothing new in the design world. Even before the modern architecture movement made it a central canon, designers have always had a love affair with materials, inspired by their textures and behaviors and often testing their limits.
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The USGBC finds its voice in a new space that tells the story of its trajectory from ideals to international influence.
In April 2009, the U.S. Green Building Council launched LEED Version 3, its next-generation environmental rating system for buildings. The strength of the new system, says USGBC, is its leveraging of new building technologies and its “consensus-based, transparent, ongoing development cycle.”
Finding a parking space may be one of the most grueling aspects of living or working in New York City. And chances are, drivers will end up in one of the city’s 1,100 parking garages. Once inside one of these cheerless concrete caverns, other challenges emerge.