intersection 07.9.18

Libraries
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Work begins on the major NYPL renovation this month. The Master Plan was developed by Mecanoo and Beyer Blinder Belle.



Mecanoo and Beyer Blinder Belle are also behind the redesign of the Mid-Manhattan branch, expected to reopen in 2020.



New York mag asks How Can It Take 15 Years and $32 Million to Build a Neighborhood Library?



The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders by Stuart Kells celebrates libraries throughout history and reminds us of their centrality to civilization itself.



Dewey Decimal meets thread count at the 'fully-booked' Library Hotel, 299 Mad [41st]. A gimmick but a good one.



We love this little Library Stamp Desk Caddy, $45.



The Center for Fiction (formerly the Mercantile Library) opens an 18,000 square foot space between BAM and Mark Morris this October, designed by BKSK.









Less Than Human



Hannah Gadsby's brilliant Nanette



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Hump Day



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Foster Dogs



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