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Time-Lapse Photos Show How The Twin Towers Defined New York City

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.11.2016 | Arts

As the country marks the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, a multisite photography exhibition looks at how the World Trade Cen...

Beyond the "Starchitect"

Toni Haber | Posted 10.01.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

There is an overwhelming fear of the rapidly changing Manhattan skyline. Where that fear stems from is up for debate--is it a fear of the aesthetics o...

Where Are You From?

Tinatin Japaridze | Posted 04.20.2014 | New York
Tinatin Japaridze

Does rooting for America in hockey and Russia in figure skating make me a "multi-nationalist" or a "patriotically challenged" citizen?

Live From the Dubai International Film Festival: Sunday, Dec. 8

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.07.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

As a critic who regularly attends a couple of film festivals a year I average seeing four films a day and have been known to see as many as six in one day. So I have to admit I appreciate the more casual approach to scheduling at the Dubai International Film Festival.

PHOTOS: The Best City Skylines

Cheapflights | Posted 12.19.2012 | Travel
Cheapflights

Whether it's an illuminated Empire State Building in New York or an onion-domed church in Moscow, all it takes is a single landmark to evoke nostalgia. Other times it's simply the sheer size of the city's defining skyline.

Help! Stop Those Plans to Kill the New York City Skyline

Sherman Yellen | Posted 12.09.2012 | New York
Sherman Yellen

A hit has been ordered against the skyline of New York City. This new plan of Mayor Bloomberg's for taking down older office buildings in the Empire State building area and putting up colossal replacement buildings to attract more CEOs to the city, is a nightmare of vandalism in the name of progress.

Friday Photo: The Best Skyline

Kirsten Alana | Posted 02.01.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Alana

I remember the first place I ever viewed the line of buildings which make up Manhattan. It was in Dumbo at the small beach near the Manhattan Bridge.

CONTEMPORARY ART: Rackstraw Downes' Vast Panoramas At The Portland Museum Of Art

artdaily.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

PORTLAND, ME.- This winter, the Portland Museum of Art will feature the first major survey of paintings by contemporary artist Rackstraw Downes. Rack...

Earth Hour New York: Skyline Goes Dark, Kind Of

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

This time the blackout was for a good reason. Unlike the great New York City blackout of 1977 (and the one in 2003), buildings went dark Saturday as ...

Autistic Artist Draws Manhattan Skyline From Memory

designboom.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Wiltshire -- diagnosed with autism at the age of three -- displays an unusually powerful photographic memory that he has applied to rendering cityscap...

September 8 and September 11: Joy, Pain, and Hope

Jeff Goldstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeff Goldstein

I am an American, and I am a New Yorker. I grew up in Long Island, then the Bronx. I grew up with an iconic skyline shaped by the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings and the World Trade Center.