A city needs memory like it needs streets, trees, and people. But how do we build an infrastructure to contain and deliver the city's history? Ben Vershbow, former director of NYPL Labs, talks with Shannon Mattern about libraries as stewards of the past in the age of Google Maps.
by Mariel Villeré, Freshkills Park • June 22nd, 2016
Five photographers return to the site of the Freshkills Park Project to document the transformation of landfill into landscape.