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Skyscraper; Steel and Stone


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Series
Skyscraper
Program
Steel and Stone
Program Number

103

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

Travels to Venice where the stonework is crafted.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Architecture
Creators
Channel 4 (UK) (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Skyscraper; Steel and Stone,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 1, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E1774A059FCB453BB26927B6ED899CBF.
MLA: “Skyscraper; Steel and Stone.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 1, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E1774A059FCB453BB26927B6ED899CBF>.
APA: Skyscraper; Steel and Stone. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E1774A059FCB453BB26927B6ED899CBF
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