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Skyscraper; Rock and Paper


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Series
Skyscraper
Program
Rock and Paper
Program Number

101

Series Description

Five-part series provides behind-the-scenes look at the design and construction of a New York City skyscraper (Worldwide Plaza, on the former site of Madison Square Garden), from the architect's first plans to the installation of the glass pyramid that crowns the building. Series release date: 5/1990

Program Description

Funding, design, engineering is explored

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Architecture
Creators
Channel 4 (UK) (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Skyscraper; Rock and Paper,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90D5347E8194427289B2ECD1C1CF9FCB.
MLA: “Skyscraper; Rock and Paper.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90D5347E8194427289B2ECD1C1CF9FCB>.
APA: Skyscraper; Rock and Paper. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90D5347E8194427289B2ECD1C1CF9FCB
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