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12 Stunning Reasons New Yorkers Should Look Up

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.05.2014 | Arts

Life moves fast, especially for all you New Yorkers out there. On your average commute to the office, between the train delays, the pushy pedestrians,...

LOOK: Illustrator Hopes To Draw All The Buildings In The City

Posted 03.28.2012 | New York

From awesome pizza quests to bizarre masturbation missions, the city is full of ambitious individuals setting out to complete epic endeavors. Rais...

Gehry Tower's Most Surprising Benefit: Rent-Stabilized Apartments

| Julie Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

LOWER MANHATTAN -- Frank Gehry's sparkling new luxury skyscraper on Spruce Street offers a surprising amenity: rent-stabilization. Forest City Ratner...

Toxic Deutsche Bank Building Finally Coming Down

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The contaminated bank tower stood shrouded in black netting for years over ground zero, filled with toxic dust and the remains of 9/1...

Buildings Resume Previously Halted Construction

ny.curbed.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The credit crunch left the city littered with uncompleted projects, frozen during construction and left for dead. But fear not, resurrections are all ...

Legos Used To Repair New York Buildings

Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

German artist Jan Vormann and a small army of volunteers spent the past two weeks filling cracks in New York City buildings with Lego bricks. Vormann...

New York's Most Exclusive Office Building

The New York Observer | Dana Rubinstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In the late 17th and early 18th centuries, the Gobelins manufactory wove tapestries for Louis XIV, the absolutist French ruler, who espoused the theor...

New York Buildings: Eyesores Or Landmarks? (SLIDESHOW/POLL)

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City is known for its architecture, but with great successes come great failures. For every Statue of Liberty of Chrysler Building, there is ...