Author Archives: MICHAEL KIMMELMAN

Critic’s Notebook: Cuomo Has the Opportunity to Fix Penn Station, but Will He?

The transportation hub serving about 650,000 daily passengers desperately needs an overhaul. So far, the New York governor’s plans don’t begin to address the problems.

Critic’s Notebook: The Best Architecture in New York of 2016

The Times critic Michael Kimmelman reflects on how architects have changed New York City this year, making it more livable, humane and energizing.