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Architecture

A Guide to Library Resources for Studies in Architecture

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This is a Library Guide for Architecture. You will find on these pages those resources most helpful to you 

when researching subjects in architecture.

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(https://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/manhattan-getting-150M-stairway-nowhere)

Vessel is the centrepiece of the Heatherwick Studio's development in Hudson Yards on the west side of Manhattan. Constructed over a rail yard, the design is influenced by the Indian stepwells of Rajasthan, composed of 2,500 steps, 154 flights, 80 landings over 16 stories, and is intended to be a climbable landmark.

Vessel was fabricated in Venice by a specialist steel fabricator; its framework of raw welded and painted steel has a polished copper-coloured underside to reflect the surrounding city.

Expected completion: March 2019

Architect's Journal, Dec.13, 2018, p. 21.

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