Eero Saarinen’s TWA Flight Center Is Becoming a Hotel - Galerie
Construction begins for the long-awaited reopening of architect Eero Saarinen’s fabled TWA Flight Center as a 505-room hotel.
TWA Hotel: Minimalism at JFK Airport - Minimalist Me
Back in june, After 10 days of RV trip in New England, I decided to spend our last night in NYC at the TWA hotel at JFK Airport. TWA flight centre The iconic terminal opened in 1962 and closed in 2001. For almost two decades the building was empty and now it reopened as a […]
JFK's TWA Flight Center Hotel tops out, on track to open in 2019 with the world’s largest hotel lobby | 6sqft
MCR and Morse Development announced this week the topping out of the TWA Hotel at JFK Airport less than a year after breaking ground on the project.
TWA Hotel: Neo-Futurism & Eero Saarinen
🚀I time traveled to my 1960s Neo-Futurism dreamland. • This is the TWA hotel at JFK airport in NY. The hotel’s main entrance is the og headhouse of the TWA Flight Center airline terminal that was designed in 1962 by architect/designer legend Eero Saarinen.
EERO SAARINEN AND THE EXPRESSION OF STRUCTURE - Omrania
Transcending simple notions of style, Eero Saarinen was one of the most eclectic architects of his day. Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen (1910 – 1961) brought form and function together in striking original ways. The son of architect Eliel Saarinen, the younger Saarinen made a name for himself in 1945 when he co-designed the…
TWA Flight Center
Few paragons of architecture are more exalted and less accessible than Eero Saarinen’s Trans World Airlines (TWA) Flight Center at John F. Kennedy Airport. Today, passage via the vermilion-carpeted gateways—which now lead from Jet Blue’s Terminal 5—is generally possible only during Open House New York, and this year marked the Flight Center’s last public opening before undergoing major renovations. […]
NYC - JFK Airport: TWA Flight Center
The TWA Flight Center, or Trans World Airlines Flight Center, opened in 1962 as standalone terminal designed by Eero Saarinen for Trans World Airlines (TWA) at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), then known as New York International Airport, Anderson Field, but commonly known as Idlewild. In 1969, the terminal received a new departure-arrival concourse and lounge, known as Flight Wing One, designed by Roche-Dinkeloo. Following TWA's financial deterioration and eventual…
Gallery of AD Classics: TWA Flight Center / Eero Saarinen - 25
Image 25 of 26 from gallery of AD Classics: TWA Flight Center / Eero Saarinen. Photograph by Cameron Blaylock
You Have One Last Chance to Visit the TWA Flight Center
The TWA Flight Center at JFK Airport is finally, actually, most definitely going to be turned into a hotel at some point in the next few years, but for those architecture and history nerds who n...
October 18th Is Your LAST CHANCE to See the TWA Flight Terminal In All Its Glory | 6sqft
If you’re an architectural purist who’s somehow managed to miss exploring Eero Saarinen’s masterpiece at JFK in person all these year, you won’t want to miss out on what will foreseeably be your last chance to experience the structure as it was meant to be. For one day only, the iconic building will open to the public for ...
TWA Flight Center
Ever since it was announced that JFK’s beloved Eero Saarinen-designed TWA Flight Center was being renovated into a swanky airport hotel and convention center, there has been a lot of anticipation swirling around the MCR Development-led project. Although a formal update has yet to be released on the current status of the project, Curbed NY is reporting that progress on the new LEED-seeking TWA Hotel is picking up steam. Thank you! Keep an eye out for our weekly newsletter. Join Our Newsletter…