Arts & Culture / New York

NYC Makers: A Q&A with Alyssa Loorya, Principal Investigator and President of Chrysalis Archaeology

Photograph by Adriana Diaferia

Alyssa Loorya has been digging around New York City since the mid-1990s. As the Principal Investigator and President of Chrysalis Archaeology, Loorya reaches beyond the surface of our modern day city to uncover the psychical vestiges of its past incarnations. Her research focuses on 18th-19th century urban and industrial infrastructure and …

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Architecture / New York

NYC Makers: A Q&A with Dan Barasch, Co-Founder of The Lowline

In the second installation of our new series, NYC Makers, we profile Dan Barasch, Co-Founder of The Lowline and the author of the newly published Ruin and Redemption in Architecture from Phaidon. The Lowline is the plan to transform the abandoned New York City trolley terminal on the Lower East Side into the world’s first underground …

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