Demolition begins on lobby of AT&T


Docomomo US Staff


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In a stunning turn of events, Docomomo US became aware late last week that though the exterior of Philip Johnson's AT&T building is calendared to be landmarked, the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) has approved demolition of the building's lobby.


Read the full exclusive in The Architect's Newspaper HERE


Read More

Architectural Record | January 11, 2018

Work Permits Issued to Demolish AT&T Building’s Lobby Amid Preservationists’ Protests


City Lab | November 1, 2017

Will a Postmodern Icon Be 'Glasswashed'?


Metropolis |November 3, 2017

“Hands off My Johnson,” Say Architects and Preservationists at AT&T Building Redesign Protest


The Architect's Newspaper | November 3, 2017

‘Hands off my Johnson’: Protestors rally against AT&T Building redesign


Take Action

Sign the petition HERE


Write or email the Landmarks Preservation Commission 

Letters can be mailed to:

New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission
David N. Dinkins Municipal Building
1 Centre Street, 9th Floor North
New York, NY 10007


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