Continuing the ongoing story of the vacant lot on First Avenue, here's the latest attempt to draw some favorable publicity to the owners' cause, a casino next to the United Nations. Thus the plot ‒ which they have dubbed Freedom Plaza ‒ now sponsors a light show called the Field of Light.
Here are some views of it as seen on Instagram.
No. 5, No. 25 and the mass of lights, by mchlanglo793
Eastward, the river and the outer-borough condos, by gigi.nyc
A view of the Chrysler Building, by ericrihlmann
A nod to One Vanderbilt, by ericrihlmann
Looking down on the lighting effects, by fieldoflightnyc
Southern view, by newyorkfeature