Every New Yorker became an archicritic yesterday when Norman Foster's renovation plans for the New York Public Library were finally revealed. The renderings provided a peek at what the transformed building will look like, but Foster + Partners also created a fly-through video, seamlessly showing how the new section integrates with the old building to give viewers a more accurate feeling of what the makeover will create?except without books, color, or sound.
· Explore NYPL's Central Library [YouTube]
· Norman Foster's Designs for the NY Public Library, Revealed! [Curbed]
· What's Old Is New Again: A Video Tour of the Future New York Public Library [NYO]