New York City

When Frank Lloyd Wright Lived at the Plaza Hotel

Three experts who worked with Frank Lloyd Wright recall his days living in New York City at the Plaza Hotel—from Wright's secret meeting with Marilyn Monroe to his epic Easter celebrations.

Three experts who worked with Frank Lloyd Wright recall his days living in New York City at the Plaza Hotel—from Wright’s secret meeting with Marilyn Monroe to his epic Easter celebrations.

Metropolis Event: The New New York

Join Metropolis editorial and brand director Paul Makovksy at ICFF while he explores the best of New York City’s architecture, interiors, and public spaces from the past three years, nominated by more than 35 design icons. Join three icon/nominators in presenting their favorites. Oculus by Santiago Calatrava. Image courtesy Mark Wickens

Soho Design District Expands Its Mission

Formed in 2015 to address common neighborhood issues, the Soho Design District group has since broadened its scope, collaborating with New York’s art community and educating the public on design history.

Formed in 2015 to address common neighborhood issues, the Soho Design District group has since broadened its scope, collaborating with New York’s art community and educating the public on design history.

NYC Design Talks: Times Square Transformation

Metropolis editor in chief Susan S. Szenasy moderates a discussion between Craig Dykers, principal of Snøhetta, and Tim Tompkins, president of the Time Square Alliance for the Design Pavilion. Learn more about Snøhetta’s redesign of Times Square here. Rain date Thursday, May 4th.  

Your Indispensable Guide to NYCxDESIGN

Get the best out of NYCxDESIGN with our top selections of the events happening this month. (And find out how to pick up a free copy of our guide!)

This year, make sure to get the best out of NYCxDESIGN. Here are our top picks for events and installations happening this month.

BKLYN DESIGNS Builds Up the Brooklyn-Made Brand

Starting May 5, the Brooklyn-centric show will feature designers ranging from fresh-faced label Ot/tra to established favorites, like Casa Kids, Think Fabricate, Aimée Wilder, and Todd Bracher.

Starting May 5, the Brooklyn-centric show will feature designers ranging from fresh-faced label Ot/tra to established favorites, like Casa Kids, Think Fabricate, Aimée Wilder, and Todd Bracher.

Snøhetta Gives Times Square a Sleek New Look

Times Square's latest redesign is uncluttered, clean, and features versatile new furniture, courtesy of a collaboration between Snøhetta and Vestre.

Times Square’s latest redesign is uncluttered, clean, and features versatile new furniture, courtesy of a collaboration between Snøhetta and Vestre.