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Starchitecture is alive and well in New York City—it seems like every week brings more buildings designed by big-name architects, or developments that will have a transformative effect on the city's skyline. Here are some of the biggest projects.
Despite the resounding approval from Commissioners, many preservationists remain divided over the expansion.
A Landmarks Commission meeting on Tuesday provided hours of testimony both for and against the expansion.
Locals and preservationists have concerns
The expansion will cost $160 million and take two years to complete.
See how 11 of New York City’s biggest cultural institutions, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art, will change in the coming years.