Empire State Building

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Another Trump Masterpiece Just Sold for Thousands of Dollars

Ah, yes, the famous Empire State Building.
Drew Schwartz
10.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch 'French Spiderman' Scale a 29-Story Hotel with His Bare Hands

The 55-year-old only used a pair of climbing shoes and a bag of chalk.
Drew Schwartz
6.14.17
Design

How Architectural Restoration Bridges Time and Space | Conservation Lab

As architectural conservators peel back layers of paint, they unlock layers of meaning.
Noémie Jennifer
6.28.16
Art

[Exclusive] See 400-Foot-Tall Endangered Animals Cover The Empire State Building

Can 400-foot projections help save the world's rarest creatures?
Beckett Mufson
8.2.15
Art

Watch the Empire State Building Imitate Famous Paintings with Light

Talking to the lighting designer who put Andy Warhol's 'Flowers' on the Empire State Building to celebrate the opening of the Whitney Museum of American Art at its brand new building.
TCP Staff
5.4.15
Instagram

A 17-Year-Old Photographer Scaled One Of NYC's Tallest Buildings For Instagram Glory

Teenage Instagrammer Demid Lebedev captures foggy NYC nights from 1,397 feet in the air.
Beckett Mufson
9.29.14
into the weird

The Empire State Building Sued This Photographer for Taking Topless Photos

On August 9, 2013, Allen Henson took photographs of a topless woman on the 86 story observatory of the Empire State Building. Considering it’s legal for women to go topless in New York, Allen didn’t think the photo would lead to legal problems, but...
Sophie Saint Thomas
1.18.14