How SHoP Became NYC's Go-To Megaproject Architects --------------------------- Toward the back of SHoP Architects' new office in the Woolworth Building, behind a gallery with models of the firm's projects, a lounge area lined with images and press clippings, and a bar with iced coffee and beer on tap, is a blank slice of wall where SHoP's partners plan to hang a piece of weathering steel from the Barclays Center facade.
Where Should You Live In New York City~~~Park Slope is usually caricatured as a neighborhood full of yuppies with small children, & well, to some extent that’s true. It’s a lovely, well-rounded & safe area, & an ideal place to settle down. (It was ranked the best neighborhood in the city by New York Magazine.) There’s plenty of restaurants, & cool little shops, & as far as parks in NYC go, Prospect Park is second only to Central Park. Also recommended: Gowanus, Windsor Terrace, Sunset Park.
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