People tend to like churches and synagogues with intricate detail, like the lacy Gothicism of Grace Church at Broadway and 10th Street. But I am drawn to the austere Church of the Heavenly Rest, at Fifth Avenue and 90th Street. Designed by Mayers, Murray and Phillip and completed in 1929 ...wait, that’s not right, it has never been completed. — nytimes.com
The NYT's Christopher Gray talks about his favorite NYC buildings.