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Photography: Ira Yousey Subject: Abigail Hibbs Neighborhood: Crown Heights Occupation: Works in finance at an art gallery Lived in Residence: 2 years Number of Rooms: There are five separate rooms, with a small entryway, and the living room/dining room being one large space. I had originally wanted to find an apartment that had a separate dining room, but I've ended up loving the combined living room/dining room. Roomates: Henri Broyard, partner, who is a painter and freelance art handler Abigail Hibbs and Henri Broyard...
Developers have been planning several new buildings around Central Park, tall condo towers for wealthy buyers seeking a pied-a-terre overlooking the park, which has New Yorkers worried about one thing in particular: sunlight. You can't build a yogurt chain in the Ramble, but you can bathe it in cold darkness so no one will want to wander there. There's also a similar fight going in Brooklyn, where developers want to build on Flatbush Avenue...