The New Eldorado?

Everyone loves parks. The dirty little secret is that no one loves them more than real estate developers.… [more]

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Towers in the Park—Unsafe at Any Income?

The month of June saw the opening of a major exhibition on the works of Le Corbusier at New York’s… [more]

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The Portes Ouvertes of Belleville

Sometimes overnight sensations take a long time. As with chanteuses, so it is with city neighborhoods.… [more]

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Movie Review–The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

The recently-released documentary, The Pruitt-Igoe Myth, although specifically about a singular St. Louis,… [more]

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Sustainable Occupy Wall Street, Part 1

NYC- At the end of October, my wife and I visited New York City.  Among the sites and scenes we visited,… [more]

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Paris Promenades

Over 150 years ago, Napoleon built canals and railroads to bring goods and fresh water from the French… [more]

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The Cronocaos Exhibit at the New Museum: Rem Koolhaas Says Make No Little Plans.

The July 27th post by Jerri Holan was an impassioned plea for preservation advocates to become even more… [more]

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The New Eldorado?

Under Chelsea Market

Everyone loves parks. The dirty little secret is that no one loves them more than real estate developers. As a[Read More…]

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Towers in the Park—Unsafe at Any Income?

Lincoln Towers

The month of June saw the opening of a major exhibition on the works of Le Corbusier at New York’s[Read More…]

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The Portes Ouvertes of Belleville

Posters on doors

Sometimes overnight sensations take a long time. As with chanteuses, so it is with city neighborhoods. Belleville, Paris, is the[Read More…]

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Movie Review–The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

Pruitt-Igoe demolition

The recently-released documentary, The Pruitt-Igoe Myth, although specifically about a singular St. Louis, Missouri, project, spurs discussion about housing, public[Read More…]

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Sustainable Occupy Wall Street, Part 1

NYC- At the end of October, my wife and I visited New York City.  Among the sites and scenes we[Read More…]

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Paris Promenades

Over 150 years ago, Napoleon built canals and railroads to bring goods and fresh water from the French countryside into[Read More…]

Profile photo of Carol Berens

The Cronocaos Exhibit at the New Museum: Rem Koolhaas Says Make No Little Plans.

The July 27th post by Jerri Holan was an impassioned plea for preservation advocates to become even more resolved in[Read More…]