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William Reed Signs New York Office

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William Reed Business Media has signed a deal for their permanent New York office.

The well-respected United Kingdom-based media publishing company has signed a deal at 183 Madison Avenue for a 1,550-square-foot office on the 15th floor to house the firm’s team in the United States.

“They initially started out with a temporarily location,” said Read More

Arts and Buildings

Philip Johnson Gets Exhibition at The Lipstick Building

philip-johnson with building hat

Famed architect Philip Johnson will get his own retrospective in the lobby of The Lipstick Building at 885 Third Avenue, whose distinct shape he helped design.

The exhibition will showcase 50 years of the architect’s work, which includes Mr. Johnson’s relationship to the Bauhaus arts movement and the history of the lipstick building. It will be curated by Hilary Lewis, who authored two books on Philip Johnson (Philip Johnson: The Architect in his Own Words and The Architecture of Philip Johnson), and the exhibit itself will be designed by Dan Shannon of the architecture firm Moed de Armas & Shannon.

Expect to see rare photographs of Mr. Johnson, along with his building designs and his sketches of the Lipstick Building before the building was constructed.  Read More