Gallery: New Exhibit Shows Glimpses of a Greener NYC in 2040 from Five ...

New York City in 2040 -- Image © W. Architecture
The future of two of the world’s greatest cities is on display at Center for Architecture in New York, in collaboration with Amsterdam Center for Architecture (ARCAM). Amsterdam and New York City have a long history (after all NYC once donned the name New Amsterdam), and while each city is distinctly unique, both face the question of what their urban landscapes will look like come 2040. "Glimpses of New York and Amsterdam in 2040" is an exhibition of ten ‘glimpses’ of the urban future addressing issues of a changing environment, recycling and sustainability, waterfront development, and a variety of social concerns with a focus on the five necessities for living: breathing, eating, making, moving and dwelling.

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