[…] Our Queens Library windows, that is the cut-out shapes on the outer sides are organically shaped, with parallel stairs within. Circulation in the building means going to young people’s, teen’s, and adult’s sections. There are the proper precautions for acoustic conditions on the interior and there is access to the roof and on ground level there is a reading garden with ginko trees, overlooking the East River. […]
The Current Development category lists all articles mentioning construction and buildings under development at the time the articles were written.
Along 57th Street there is a lot of building activity, some new glass towers and some indispensable commerce like Rizzoli Bookstore has been chased out; while some good institutions like the Art Students League remain. So there is an unsettling time there for some, especially for the entrenched middle class. […]