Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.

Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.

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LOCATION
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City: New York
State: New York
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Nation: United States
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STATUS
Type: Masterplan / Housing
Status: Project

TECHNICAL DATA
Date(s): 1967
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Architect: Paul Rudolph
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Lower Manhattan Expressway

DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings

DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings

DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings

PHOTOS - Project Model

PHOTOS - During Construction

PHOTOS - Completed Project

PHOTOS - Current Conditions

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PROJECT BIBLIOGRAPHY
“Study of the Lower Manhattan Expressway in the project ‘new forms of the evolving city.” Architecture and Urbanism 80 (July 1977): 136, 306-311.

Franzen, Ulrich, and Paul Rudolph. Evolving Cities: Urban Design Proposals, with text by Peter Wolf. New York: American Federation of Arts, 1974.