Gallery: SOM Redesigns NYC’s Penn Station to Include Light-Filled Moyni...

Photo credit: Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill
In 2001, Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill was picked to design Moynihan Station, which is the brainchild of the late New York Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, who championed the project when he was still alive. A variety of reasons lead to the project design briefly changing hands, but in 2007, SOM was again officially awarded the project (you can find a detailed timeline of Moynihan Station's planning history here), and their plans have more or less stayed the same.

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  1. Michael Rouchell December 10, 2014 at 11:24 pm

    Image 8 of 9 looks no better than present Penn Station. The best option is to reconstruct the historic station.

  2. betty boop March 20, 2011 at 11:04 am

    Save the Farley Post Office this project is in violation of Federal Landmark kaws

  3. seamusdubh March 5, 2011 at 2:07 pm

    I’m curious as to how well the glass roof will hold up to New York snow fall in winter.