New Yorker: High Line Tops 2009 Architecture List

Other notables on this (mostly New York-based) list include Thom Mayne’s 41 Cooper Square, and Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, another Diller Scofidio + Renfro project.
In a way, this mention brings the High Line  full-circle. Adam Gopnik’s 2001 New Yorker piece, “A Walk on the High Line”, the story of photographer Joel Sternfeld’s year-long effort to capture the High Line’s wild landscape in all seasons, was responsible for much early public awareness of and support for the High Line project. You can read that article here. [PDF]


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