#governors-island Stories

A Colossal Ship-Like Artwork Evoking America’s Slave Trade

For his first public artwork, renowned conceptual artist Charles Gaines mounts a giant installation

Governors Island May Receive a Climate Research Center

A sprawling complex by WXY would revitalize the island’s underused waterfront—and may be what...

Urban Space
How Leslie Koch Transformed Governors Island

After 10 years leading the island’s development, Koch prepares her final contribution to the...