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Title The story of New York's Staircase : a Heatherwick Studio design / [authors, Jeff Chu, Paul Goldberger, Sarah Medford].

Publication Info. Munich [Germany] : Prestel, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  730.9747 STORY    Check Shelf
Description 141 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Summary "Designed by ... Heatherwick Studio, the soaring centerpiece of Hudson Yards' Public Square & Gardens is a completely different kind of monument. With 2,500 steps, 154 staircases, and 80 landings--a full mile of pathways in all--it is one of the most complex pieces of steelwork ever constructed"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Introduction -- Up, up and away : designing and making New York's Staircase / Jeff Chu -- A West Side story : Hudson Yards, the new heart of New York / Sarah Medford -- Movement as monument : a twenty-first century public space / Paul Goldberger.
Subject Public sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works.
Urban parks -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works.
Public spaces -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
Added Author Chu, Jeff, author.
Medford, Sarah, author.
Goldberger, Paul, author.
Heatherwick Studio, designer.
Hudson Yards Development Corporation, creator.
Added Title New York's Staircase
ISBN 9783791384733 softcover
3791384732 softcover
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