Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture

Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture Cover

Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture

By John Hill

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393733266, 304pp.

Publication Date: December 5, 2011

Description
This essential walking companion and guide features 200 of the most notable buildings and spaces constructed in New York's five boroughs since the new millennium The High Line, by James Corner Field Operations/Diller Scofidio + Renfro; 100 Eleventh Avenue, by Ateliers Jean Nouvel; Brooklyn Children's Museum, by Rafael Vinoly Architects; 41 Cooper Square, by Morphosis; Poe Park Visitors Center, by Toshiko Mori Architect; and One Bryant Park, by Cook + Fox, to name just a few. Projects are grouped by neighborhood, allowing for easy, self-guided tours, with photos, maps, directions, and descriptions that highlight the most important aspects of each entry.