Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture / John Hill

  • 10 Mar 2012
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If you want a brief simple city guide of contemporary architecture in New York City you can have a look at our city guide, but if you want a thorough guide book then you should check out ’s Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture. The book is organized into neighborhoods so you can create your own self-guided walking tours. It covers everything from parks and residences to office buildings and museums. There is also a section that depicts a few projects that might come to fruition by 2020.


008 Acknowledgments
010 Introduction
016 Manhattan
018 Lower Manhattan
030 Tribeca, SoHo
038 Chinatown, Lower East Side, Nolita
050 NoHo, East Village, Greenwich Village
062 West Village, Meatpacking District

079 Chelsea
090 Flatiron District, Gramercy Park, Murray Hill
100 Midtown East
118 Midtown West

128 Upper West Side
140 Upper East Side
150 Harlem, Morningside Heights, Hamilton Heights, Washington Heights

162 Brooklyn
164 Downtown Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Gowanus, Park Slope
176 Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Clinton Hill, Fort Greene

188 Greenpoint, Williamsburg, Brownsville, East New York
198 Flatbush, Homecrest, Coney Island, Borough Park, Sunset Park

208 Bronx
210 Mott Haven, Highbridge, Hunts Point
218 Bronx Park, Fordham, North Riverdale
226 Castle Hill, Throgs Neck, Morris Park, Baychester

234 Queens
236 Long Island City, Astoria
244 Flushing, Bayside, Jamaica, Ozone Park

256 Staten Island
236 St. George, Snug Harbor, Clove Hill, Grymes Hill

266 New York City 2020

290 Notes
291 Glossary
295 Selected Bibliography & Resources
299 Architect/Building Index
304 Index by Building Type

Cite: P, Amber. "Guide to Contemporary New York City Architecture / John Hill" 10 Mar 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 26 May 2015. <>