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Tour Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s New York Studio

© THE ESTATE OF CHRISTO V. JAVACHEFF © THE ESTATE OF CHRISTO V. JAVACHEFF View more photos of Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s 48 Howard Street art studio in Manhattan at galeriemagazine.com.
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October 24, 2022
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Knopf Doubleday’s editor in chief, Sonny Mehta dies at 77

Knopf Doubleday has been publishing books for nearly 122 years since its founding in 1897. During that century and a quarter's time, there have been only 3 editors in chief at the helm, Sonny …
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January 1, 2020
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Maxar’s Incredible Low-angle Photograph of NYC

The Maxar Worldview-3 satellite is a high-resolution commercial satellite armed with an impressive 31cm panchromatic resolution DSLR camera. Kottke shared this impressive low-angle shot the camera took of NYC: Here's a tighter crop which …
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December 17, 2019
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The New York City Subway Map as You’ve Never Seen It Before

I love interactive stories like these. This story, was written by Antonio de Luca and Sasha Portis at the New York Times. It begins here: In 1979, responding to complaints from riders that the …
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December 2, 2019
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The Library That Almost Wasn’t, Hunters Point Community Library

Libraries, all-too-frequently, are sadly neglected. They serve so many wonderful purposes. They are civil centers, repositories of information, waypoints of knowledge and are doorways to other worlds. What should be celebrated is often left …
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November 23, 2019
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5 True Tales of Manhattan

Lorri Cramer, is a New Yorker who re-habilitates turtles in her Upper West Side apartment. The last Cuban-Chinese restaurant (La Caridad 78) in Manhattan. The best Jazz in NYC can be heard in Marjorie …
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October 8, 2019