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Kimmelman to Replace Ouroussoff

Michael Kimmelman’s name had been floating around as a possible Ouroussoff replacement for a few weeks, but his appointment was finally made official a few days ago. While Kimmelman has primarily served as an art critic at the paper, he … Continue reading

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News Alert: Ouroussoff Leaving the New York Times

According to reports from Architect’s Newspaper, Nicolai Ouroussoff has announced that he is leaving the New York Times!  It’s worth reading AN’s brief report if only for their mention of Ouroussoff submitting his own Pulitzer nomination package this year. I … Continue reading

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Open House: Droog with Diller Scofidio + Renfro

Last summer, I took a detour on my trip to Huntington , LI and decided to visit Levittown. I was surprised to find it almost unrecognizable. Gone were the rows of identical houses, and I instead found street after street … Continue reading

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HL23: Ouroussoff on the open road

As Nicolai Ouroussoff explains in his recent review of HL23, Neil Denari is an architect we don’t hear much about. I’ve followed the construction progress of this building which stands next to the High Line on 23rd street, and I … Continue reading

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Plain Architecture?

An architect friend of mine announced he would spend his last week before moving to Switzerland, traveling to Ohio. This was a statement that baffled most people. You’ve sent three years in New York and the one place you want … Continue reading

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Diller Scofidio and sometimes Renfro

Recently, there have been a few firms that haven’t been able to any wrong and are at the top of their game. Without a doubt, one of these is Diller Scofidio & Renfro (another is Bjarke Ingels’ BIG. But you … Continue reading

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The Broad Point

I had originally planned to discuss Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s design for the new Broad Art Foundation, which has recently been flooding architecture news sites and magazines, by taking a look at the reviews published in the New York Times … Continue reading

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