Esto Galleries

 
 
the marcel breuer-designed whitney musuem of american art in 1966, the year it opened.

Esto Gallery: Whitney Museum

An ode to the Breuer Whitney as the Museum readies for its downtown move, with photographs from Esto founder Ezra Stoller.


 
hearst castle, san simeon, calif., by 2014 aia gold medal winner julia morgan.

Esto Gallery: 10 Years of AIA Gold

With the help of Esto’s archivists, ARCHITECT has compiled a retrospective look at AIA Gold Medal winners of the last ten years.


walt disney concert hall, los angeles.

Esto Gallery: Walt Disney Concert Hall Turns 10

On the occasion of its tenth birthday, Esto photographer Lara Swimmer offers a look at the downtown Los Angeles landmark.


 
smith creek pedestrian bridge and masonic amphitheatre, clifton forge, va., by virginia tech's design/buildlab

Esto Gallery: design/buildLAB at Virginia Tech

Esto photographer Jeff Goldberg shares images of three projects at Virginia Tech, designed and built by students as part of the school’s...


busch memorial stadium, st. louis, by sverdrup & parcel with edward durrell stone. the second st. louis stadium named after anheuser-busch president august busch, jr., met its demise via wrecking ball in 2005, and was replaced by the current busch stadium, designed by populous, formerly hok sport.

Esto Gallery: Baseball Stadium Architecture

Coinciding with baseball's Fall Classic, Esto provides a look at several stadia around the country.


 
view of the new whitney museum building from the hudson river greenway in new york's meatpacking district.

Esto Gallery: Construction of the New Whitney

Photographer Jeff Goldberg documents the Renzo Piano-designed museum as it takes form along the Hudson River in Chelsea.


national center for atmospheric research, boulder, co., by i.m. pei

Esto Gallery: I.M. Pei’s NCAR at Boulder

ARCHITECT presents a flashback to the 1967 National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Co., designed by I.M. Pei, and photographed...


 
lyndon baines johnson library, austin, texas, by gordon bunshaft / skidmore, owings & merrill.

Esto Gallery: Presidential Libraries

In honor of the dedication of George W. Bush’s Presidential Library, designed by Robert A.M. Stern, ARCHITECT examines three legacy...


american folk art museum, new york, by tod williams billie tsien architects.

Esto Gallery: Former American Folk Art Museum Building

The set-to-be-demolished museum on W 53rd Street, designed by Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects, as captured by Esto photographers just...


 
twa terminal at jfk (formerly idlewild) airport, new york, by eero saarinen, ca. 1962.

Esto Gallery: Doors & Entries

ARCHITECT has gathered a selection of entrances—captured by Esto photographers over the years—that range from whimsical doorways on houses...


hiroshima children's library, hiroshima, japan.

ESTO Gallery: Libraries

Esto photographers share several decades' worth of libraries from the modern era.


 
bergenline train station, union, n.j., by fxfowle.

Esto Gallery: Train Stations

As the nation investigates the potential of high speed rail, ARCHITECT looks at its train stations, and those of other countries, through...


cupula da espada de caxias, brazil.

Esto Gallery: Remembering Oscar Niemeyer

ARCHITECT presents a brief retrospective of several of the Pritzker Prize-winning architect’s works from all stages of his prolific career...


 
guggenheim museum, new york ny, by frank lloyd wright.

Esto Gallery: Ezra Stoller: Photographer

A new book on the late photographer shows the breadth of his range, from iconic images to lesser-known industrial prints.


make it right, two family home, location: new orleans la, architect: frank o gehry

Esto Gallery: Make It Right Houses

Photographer Jeff Goldberg’s images of the Two Family Home by Gehry Partners, and other houses in the Lower 9th Ward.


 
beijing national olympic stadium, beijing, by herzog & de meuron with ai weiwei.

Esto Gallery: Esto Editions at the BSA

An exhibition in the BSA Space, a public gallery at the new Boston Society of Architects headquarters, shows a collection of architectural...


asm international world headquarters at materials park, ohio, by john terrence kelly and r. buckminster fuller.

Esto Gallery: Geometry in Architecture

Projects from Santiago Calatrava, R. Buckminster Fuller, Isamu Noguchi, and Morris Lapidus highlight this collection of projects featuring...


 
orange county government center, goshen n.y., by paul rudoph

Esto Gallery: Brutalism

ARCHITECT takes a fresh look at Brutalism through images shot by some of Esto’s finest photographers, from the barely-spared Orange County...


the beijing national olympic stadium for the 2008 olympics, aka the bird's nest, by herzog & de meuron with ai weiwei.

Esto Gallery: Forms of the Past Olympics

ARCHITECT inspects a few iconic arenas from past Olympics, as captured through the lenses of Esto photographers. Included are several from...


 
the washington monument - soon to be home to the new landscape redesign by national mall competition winners olin and weiss/manfredi

Esto Gallery: Around D.C.

A collection of significant architectural sites in Washington, D.C.


Esto Gallery: The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

A look at Gordon Bunshaft's cylindrical museum, as captured by Ezra Stoller just after it opened.


 
seattle residence, location: seattle wa, architect: olsen/sundberg architects

Esto Gallery: Fireplaces

Our selection of great fireplaces, including designs by Frank Lloyd Wright, Eero Saarinen, Marcel Breuer, and more.


everson museum, syracuse, n.y. / i.m. pei architect / photographer: ezra stoller © esto

Esto Gallery: Staircases

Our selection of great staircases, including works by Le Corbusier, Bernard Tschumi, and others, all captured by Esto photographers.


 
Edward Durell Stone/
Photographer: Ezra Stoller © Esto/ “The idea that architecture is something that can only be appreciated by a minuscule minority of precious initiates is all wrong. I think anybody would agree that Chartres is a beautiful thing. I think everybody really is thrilled with the interior of Grand Central Station. I think great architecture, people should sense and feel.” –Edward Durell Stone, 1963, in John Peter’s The Oral History of Modern Architecture

A. Conger Goodyear House

A new Esto Gallery of an Edward Durell Stone house on Long Island that narrowly avoided demolition.


Robert Law Weed and Associates 
Photographer: Ezra Stoller © Esto 
This 1949 garage is one of Weed’s contributions to the master plan for the University of Miami; the school has one of the first campuses in the country with exclusively Modern buildings.

Esto Gallery: The Great Parking Garages

A look at the parking garages of Paul Rudolph, Bertrand Goldberg, and others, as captured by Esto photographers.


 
new acropolis museum,  athens, greece, bernard tschumi architect, 2009 (exterior)

Esto Gallery: New Acropolis Museum

A look at Bernard Tschumi Architects' New Acropolis Museum in Athens.


Esto Gallery: Courthouses

Eight U.S. courthouses from the past decade, as captured by Esto photographers.


 
 gwathmey house, amagansett, n.y., gwathmey siegel & associates architects, 1967 (exterior)

Esto Gallery: Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects

A limited retrospective of the work of Charles Gwathmey, who died on Aug. 3, 2009.