Work on the Freedom Tower begins after months of acrimony and delays.
Author and architecture writer Judith Dupré has been writing about the World Trade Center since the early 1990s. She researched the Twin Towers for her 2013 book Skyscrapers and covered the 9/11 memorial in her subsequent book Monuments. Show More Summary
When you see these climbers reach the top of Lotte World Tower, a 1,823-foot tower that’s the tallest building in South Korea and taller than One World Trade Center in New York, there’s an ever so brief moment of peace. Wow, things look great from up here! And then it’s back to the stressfulness of watching someone do something as insane as climbing a skyscraper. Read more...
More than a year after Condé Nast moved from Times Square to One World Trade Center, its new landlord, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, continues to shell out more than $3... To view the full story, click the title lin...
On Tuesday evening, as monuments and buildings around the globe were illuminated in the colors of Belgium’s red, black, and yellow flag in solidarity with the victims of the Brussels attacks, One World Trade center, joining the tribute, chose the wrong colors.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said One World Trade Center would display the colors of the Belgian flag on its spire Tuesday night as a show of solidarity with the country after a spate of deadly attacks rocked its capital. But to many,...Show More Summary
Yesterday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the spire of One World Trade Center would be lit in black, yellow and red to pay tribute to the victims of the terrorist attacks in Brussels. But the end result actually looked more like a tribute to France. [ more › ]
One World Trade Center was supposed to be lit in the black, red, and yellow colors of the Belgian flag like other monuments around the world in solidarity over yesterday’s terrorist attacks, according to a memo from Governor Andrew Cuomo: World… Read The post World Trade Center Didn’t Get the Memo on Brussels? appeared first on Towleroad.
The organizers of a 9/11 charity founded in honor of a fallen first responder planned to host their second annual stair climb fundraiser at One World Trade Center this May, but they've now been told that the event is a logistical inconvenience and can't go off as planned. [ more › ]
There's a reason why thousands of tourists wait in hours-long lines to One World Trade Center’s observation deck or to peer out from the Statue of Liberty’s crown: seeing New York City from the sky is an indescribable sight.
“‘Those who want things always to stay the same are not living in the real world,’ Ms. Wintour said in a recent interview at her office overlooking the Hudson River at Condé Nast’s new headquarters, One World Trade Center. ‘It’s like perfection. Doesn’t exist.'”
SOM—the architecture firm behind One World Trade Center—recently unveiled new images of Manhattan West, a five-million-square-foot development comprised of three asymmetric glass towers now rising in Hudson Yards.
I was in New York City in October, on the way to a client meeting at Condé Nast's headquarters at One World Trade, and had an incredible, unexpected experience. In the south entrance of the One World Trade Center, where a bright, natural...Show More Summary
The landmarks chosen to represent NYC's iconic skyline in LEGO form have been announced, and they are (drumroll please): the Flatiron Building, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, One World Trade Center and the Statue of Liberty. Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Tower will be the world's tallest building. It will be 1 km (3,280 feet) tall. Produced by Jacqui Frank. Special thanks to Emmanuel Ocbazghi. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
The spire of One World Trade Center lit up in blue, white, and red—the colors of the French flag—to show solidarity with France on Friday night after the terrorist attacks that killed at least 127 people in Paris on Friday night. New York Gov. Show More Summary
San Francisco City Hall also turned blue, white, and red and is flying the French flag Friday night in memory of the Paris terror attack victims
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he directed One World Trade Center's 408-foot to be lit in blue white and red tonight, after the horrific attacks in Paris. He said, "Today, and in the days ahead, New York will light One World Trade...Show More Summary
The Dallas Cowboys will head to the New York City area earlier than usual this week, leaving on Friday instead of the customary Saturday. They are doing so to visit Ground Zero and the One World Trade Center observatory, which opened...Show More Summary
Olivia Wilde walks the carpet for The Headstrong Project’s third annual Words of War event on Monday evening (October 19) at One World Trade Center in New York City. The 31-year-old actress was joined by Chris Rock, Seth Myers and his wife Alexi Ashe to support the organization which provides cost free mental healthcare to [...]