David Rockwell


By Beverly Stephen I’m excited. Metropolis by Marcus Samuelsson is now open in the new $500 million Perelman Performing Arts Center (PACNYC.ORG.) Finally!  I’m one of the 66,000 residents currently living in lower Manhattan, and we’ve all been watching the stunning eight-story marble cube being built like forever. It’s solid proof that New

06 Perelman Performing Arts Center, interior corridor on theater level, designed by REX. Image Iwan Baan.

By Beverly Stephen New York City has a brand-new tourist attraction. The Perelman Performing Arts Center, now called PAC NYC, was inaugurated on September 13 not by a ribbon cutting but by a ribbon “connecting.” The idea is that the arts connect the community, and the past connects to the