Thursday, 25 September 2014

New York

Photos from week one

 Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan Bridge

Our apartment building

Street sculpture near our apartment

Southern area of Central Park

Central Park

Laurie in Central Park

The Reservoir at Central Park

Looking south to the downtown skyline over the Reservoir

The Frick Collection in Henry Clay Frick's 5th Avenue Mansion

Gate at the Frick Collection 

Grand Central Station

Grand Central Station facade reflected in skyscraper

Facade Detail

The Philip Johnson Glass House

The Brick House, containing guest room, main bathroom and services 

The Sculpture Gallery

'Da Monsta' at the entrance to the Glass House compound

Interior of Da Monsta

Greenwich Village

Brett and Laurie feeling that they belong right here

 The Highline Park

Moveable couches mounted on old rail tracks in Highline Park

The extension of Highline Park that opened the day we walked along it

The Highline Park extension before it gets a major makeover

Empire State Building

 Miss Liberty and Laurie

 The Guggenheim Museum Rotunda

Guggenheim Cafe 

Exterior of the Guggenheim on 5th Avenue

 Andy Goldsworthy 'Wall' installation in Storm King Art Centre

Looking at a picket fence made of mirrored glass at Storm King

Storm King