Architecture / New York

Daily What?! An Indoor Tropical Oasis in NYC’s Ford Foundation

The tropical foliage and pond inside the Ford Foundation Building. Source: KRJDA.

On a walk west on 42nd Street from the neo-Gothic-infused neighborhood of Tudor City, the Ford Foundation Building introduces a dramatic change of scenery. It stands somewhat fortress-like, its exterior giving few hints about the building’s true architectural brilliance. Of course, from …

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Architecture / Singapore

Singapore’s Eco-Architectural Gardens

Singapore is well known for its nature-based attractions including the Singapore Botanic Gardens, Night Safari and the recently opened River Safari.

Gardens by the Bay is the newest addition to these green space innovations, making this architecturally brilliant metropolis truly a “City in a Garden.” The location of this new attraction, which lies on reclaimed land …

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