NYU, Superhero for Abu Dhabi Laborers?
Abu Dhabi / Development / International

NYU, Superhero for Abu Dhabi Laborers?


The NYU Abu Dhabi campus on Saadiyat Island, scheduled to open in 2014, will be located in the Cultural District, one of seven distinctive districts currently under development. Rafael Viñoly Architects PC has been hired to oversee the master planning process, for development of the campus to be located in the Marina District of Saadiyat Island. … Continue reading

Opposition to NYU 2031
Development / Historic Preservation / History / Landmark Preservation Committee / New York City

Opposition to NYU 2031


The Greenwich Village Society of Historic Preservation rallied at Silver Towers against New York University’s plan to expand it’s campus further into Greenwich Village. NYU plans to erect a 40-story, 400′ tower within architect I.M. Pei’s Silver Towers complex – which contains landmarked buildings. This would be the first step in a large scale plan for … Continue reading