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Topic: Paul Goldberger
Is New York’s spectacular new train station worth the price?

Is New York’s spectacular new train station worth the price?

The visually arresting World Trade Center Transportation Hub designed by Santiago Calatrava opened in New York last week to a chorus of naysayers worried about the $4 Billion it cost to build

An Accumulation of links for urbanists

An Accumulation of links for urbanists

Including America's most bikeable neighbourhoods, love trains, lost buildings, world's most expensive train station, breakthrough technologies, and are shopping arcades the new laneways?,...

Memorials: is simple best?

Memorials: is simple best?

The design of war memorials is an emotionally intense and fraught task and one of the hardest jobs a designer can take on. Most times simple is best but that's also the hardest to pull off

Can other cities emulate the success of New York’s High Line?

Can other cities emulate the success of New York’s High Line?

New York's elevated linear park, the High Line, shows how "non-economic" infrastructure can transform an area. But the idea is unlikely to drive change to the same degree elsewhere.