not so "hard knock"
if you could ever afford to live in one of these manhattan beauties,
either in construction, or about to be:
i'm already living there.
in my head.
it's like my earlier tenerife posting,
but in soho.
or this amazing feat, started in midtown,
which will cantilever into the adjoining buildings' air space
to provide views of the park to the upper level apartments:
or my favorite,
by herzog and demueron,
boxes of glass stacked randomly in tribeca:
with an anish kapoor sculpture integrated into the building's lobby: