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News September 2013

The former 1962 Eero Saarinen-designed Bell Laboratories in Holmdel, New Jersey is back in the news this month. The 473-acre property, which includes the two million-square-foot building as its centerpiece, was sold to New Jersey-based Somerset Development in late August.... MORE

A new purpose for another Eero Saarinen-designed landmark is coming into focus. Just last week the Port Authority of NY/NJ revealed publically its negotiations with hotelier André Balazs to develop the TWA Terminal at JFK International Airport into a 150-room hotel and conference center.... MORE

Archtober, New York City’s month long architecture and design festival, is just around the corner. Billed as “31 days, 100+ways” to celebrate design in NYC, Archtober offers tours, films, lectures and exhibitions that focus on the importance of architecture and design in everyday life. “Building of the Day” selections range from Shake Shack to The Whitney Museum of American Art to Sunset Park Materials Recycling Center, each with an architect-led tour on its appointed day. ... MORE