The NYC That Could Have Been

A proposed editorial illustration for The New Yorker article, “Mourning the Autumn in New York City That Could Have Been.”

 

Masha Gessen's article describes innovations that could solve New York City’s coronavirus-related issues.

Some ideas include transforming vacant, well-ventilated skyscrapers into school facilities or hotels, and utilizing bicycles and scooters rather than public transportation.

"The NYC That Could Have Been"

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"The NYC That Could Have Been" Stationary

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Double Page Mockup

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