Architecture / Arts & Culture

Tour of the Historic Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Studio

Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Studio, New York Studio School, NY. Photo by Lexi Campbell.

Located in the heart of the Greenwich Village Historic District, the Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Studio has served American artists for well over a century — and now, it’s finally opening its doors to Untapped Cities. Join us on a special tour on September 15th at …

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Tour the Javits Center Green Roof and Sustainability Features

Did you know that the Javits Center has a 6.75 acre green roof, hiding atop the building? The 760,000 square-feet Jacob K. Javits Center is the busiest convention center in the United States. Beyond its purpose as a venue, the center places a heavy focus on sustainability initiatives.

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Walking Tour of New York Art Deco Architecture (Part II): Central Park West

  
The Eldorado. Image via Wikimedia: Diego Silvestre 

New York is defined by its Art Deco buildings, which has transformed the city into the thriving metropolis that stands today. In celebration of the city’s architectural legacy, Untapped Cities is partnering with Anthony W. Robins, New York’s best-known Art Deco guide, for a special walking …

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