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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    Thanks, so much. True enough, NYC construction is a steady drumbeat. Thanks, also, to BeeLine, HenryAlan, Beton Brut, statler and datadyne007. So ends seven years of posting photographic threads and exhibiting urbanism, the travel has been a rich and rewarding experience. Happy Thanksgiving, EdMc
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    The Seattle Scene

    Henry, thanks for the reply, yes, the LINK stations do bear a resemblance to the Silver Line stations in Seaport, I hadn’t thought of that. Beeline, thanks, you and I have something in common - we get around a lot. citylover94, thanks, I love the best of our cities, too, maybe you can tell.
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    Prometheus is considered the main artwork of Rockefeller Center - Wikipedia A Million Dollar Smile SIDEBAR: I love Art Deco architecture and, understandably, the management of many Art Deco buildings, whether commercial or residential, will not allow their lobbies to be photographed...
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    According to the Stage Door Tour guide, everything is as it was in 1932 when the Music Hall opened. A New York City institution
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Raymond Hood 850 ft, 66-story Comcast Building Lots of art deco motifs and sculptures signifying man’s development in spirit, science, industry and more. - rockefellercenter.com 30 Rockefeller Plaza (30 Rock)
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    World Trade Center Transportation Hub Oculus Designed in Remembrance of 9/11 archdaily.com. 11 September, 2018 by Eric Baldwin “Designed by Santiago Calatrava the 335-foot-long skylight was designed to allow the “Way of Light” to pass through the main hub of the transit hall at 10:28 a.m.—the...
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    More construction, I think this building will be 50 Hudson Yards, Foster + Partners View from the High Line World Trade Center One World Trade Center is the tallest building in the United States, 1,776 feet tall with its spire, opened on November 3, 2014 - Wikipedia David Childs of...
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    The Shed, Diller Scofidio + Renfro and collaborating architect Rockwell Group six-story performance and exhibition space The Shops and Restaurants at Hudson Yards designed by KPF with interiors by Elkus Manfredi High Line is adjacent to south side of Hudson Yards at 10...
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    A Bite of the Big Apple: Hudson Yards, World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center

    A large part of taking pictures of New York City is celebrating architecture. Hudson Yards From the High Line, parallel to the Hudson River, tracks leading to Penn Station Number 7 subway station for Hudson Yards 30 Hudson Yards at 10th Avenue and W 33rd St, Kohn Pedersen Fox...
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    The Seattle Scene

    Several buildings in the Pioneer Square neighborhood were influenced by the Romanesque style of architect Henry Hobson Richardson according to a park ranger leading a tour of the neighborhood. He designed Boston’s Trinity Church. First Hill neighborhood streetcar Where the Seattle...
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    The Seattle Scene

    Hing Hay Park International District LINK Station across the street from the Chinatown Gate Bus convoys on 3rd Avenue (exclusively bus lanes which keeps the buses rolling), from here I rode the Number 2 bus north to the hilly Queen Anne neighborhood. My destination was Kerry Park which...

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