Wall Street:
the Prequel

Tue, Apr 10, 2001

Carol Willis, director and founder of the Museum, looked back on the high-rise history of Wall Street before the days of the “Skyscraper Rivals”. Her talk previewed material to be published by the Museum and W.W. Norton in the book “At the Corner of Capital”.

Carol Willis

Carol Willis is the founder and director of the Skyscraper Museum and a professor of Urban Studies at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Preservation and Planning. She is also the author of Form Follows Finance and co-author of Building the Empire State with Donald Friedman.