The Atlantic Yards plan has fallen a long way from the spectacular glass-and-steel arena designed by star architect Frank Gehry and surrounded by 16 high-rises," writes Rich Calder in today's NY Post, which commissioned the new rendering at right, above . "Gehry's 22-acre vision for Prospect Heights now comprises the arena, one or two high-rises and a lot of "temporary" surface parking and other empty space." Look on the bright side: The project design is getting increasingly contextual—it should blend right in with the Atlantic Terminal Mall!
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