TWA Terminal, John F Kennedy International Airport, New York

RIBApix ref no RIBA113010
Architect/DesignerSaarinen, Eero (1910-1961)
Artist/PhotographerBlaylock, Cameron
CountryUnited States
CityNew York
Subject Date1962
Image Date2016
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBlaylock twa9
OrientationSquare
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Cameron Blaylock / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built on the marshy tidelands of Idlewild Golf Course, this airport was originally known as Idlewild. It was renamed John F. Kennedy, on 24 December 1963 in honour of the recently assasinated American president. This image is a scan of an original negative.

Subject tags

modernism less is more, concrete, roofs, airports, TWA Flight Center