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New Grand Central Station, New York, USA
In honor of Grand Central Station’s upcoming centennial, three architects were asked to present how they would re-imagine the iconic New York terminal at the MAS 2012 Summit earlier this week.
SOM’s contemplates the potential for new zoning laws to increase population density, and thus sees itself as an answer to the future demand for public space. The plan highlights three solutions: pedestrian corridors to alleviate circulation; additional levels of public space; and, most provocative of all, a circular pedestrian observation deck, which rises/lowers above Grand Central for... >>>