In recognition of Juneteenth’s vital historical importance, the day was recently made an official New York State Public Holiday last year in 2020. As the first year of Juneteenth’s status as a state public holiday, MANY events across New York City will be occurring to commemorate the day.
Discover the natural environment and unique industrial architecture of Gowanus, Brooklyn through photographs by Miska Draskoczy.
The Brooklyn Public Library is welcoming visitors to enjoy the bliss and safety of reading outside by installing outdoor reading
NYC libraries are renowned for their architecture and vast collections but which one came first? Take a look at 10 of the oldest in the city and their histories.
Not all good things have to come in large packages. MICRO is redefining the idea of a museum by creating portable institutions, the size of vending machines.
Discover the history and legacy of 10 of NYC's most beautiful, unique Art Deco structures, including subway stations, gates, skyscrapers, and luxury hotels.
We did into the symbols on the monumental doors of the Brooklyn Public LIbrary, which reference key American authors and fictional figures.