Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

Design-less WTC Arts Center Still Searching for an Architect

Evan Bindelglass, Curbed.com The World Trade Center Performing Arts Center officially scrapped Frank Gehry’s design for the venue, stalling the already stalled project. Little has happened since then, but on Monday, officials from the center told Community Board 1’s Planning Committee that they are close to being able to move forward again, having narrowed the search for a new architect to three […]

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Church Pledges Funds for St. Nicholas National Shrine

92024 Magazine Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church of North County will support the construction of the Saint Nicholas National Shrine at the World Trade Center through a pledged donation. The shrine is being erected at Ground Zero, replacing the small Greek Orthodox Church of Saint Nicholas that was destroyed on September 11, 2001. […]

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World Trade Center tower boasts large-scale art

Associated Press The new One World Trade Center opened to great fanfare last month as the first tenants moved into the 1,776-foot tower through a vast lobby dominated by a monumental abstract mural. The color-splashed, 90-by-15-foot painting is among more than a dozen works selected or commissioned for the skyscraper. Asher Edelman, whose New York […]

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