The Rebirth of the World Trade Center (and New York)
September 19, 2011
In the decade following the tragic events of September 11, 2001, the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site took many turns while the rest of the city underwent a building boom.
|From top of first page: Photo ' Scott Frances/ESTO, photo courtesy Municipal Art Society, photo by Flickr user Sleepybis, phot ' Michael Rieger/FEMA, photo courtesy CSU Archives/Everett Collection, photo ' Chuck Choi, Photo ' Albert Vecerka/ESTO, photo courtesy Moynihan Station Development Corporation, photo courtesy Spencer Thomas, photo ' Iwan Baan, photo by James Ewing, photo by Asad Syrkett|
Gregory Wessner is exhibitions director at the Architectural League. The material presented here is based on The City We Imagined/The City We Made, the League's 2010 exhibition about architecture and development in New York City since 2001.