Frank Gehry awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Obama awarded architect Frank Gehry and others the 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom on Tuesday. Gehry, the starchitect behind 8 Spruce Street — known as New York by Gehry — and the Guggenheim in Bilbao, Spain, was among 21 recipients honored at the White House, CBS reported. “Frank [Gehry’s] work shows that while buildings […]

Get your cameras ready: The most photo-friendly NYC projects

A rapidly-evolving skyline like New York’s means the supply of Instagram-worthy locations is always being replenished. Soaring supertalls and glitzy retail spaces are inspiring locals and tourists to look up and soak it all in, with all the requisite filters and hashtags. But to stand out, we’d suggest skipping the staples such as 1 WTC and […]