Francis Morrone

Francis Morrone is an art and architecture critic who writes book reviews, film criticism, and design criticism for many publications. He has written architectural guides to Philadelphia and New York City. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. He is also the recipient of the 2012 Arthur Ross Award in History/Journalism, given by The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA).

Books by Francis Morrone

  1. Book CoverGuide to New York City Urban Landscapes


    A tour of not-to-be-missed public places—parks, plazas, memorials, streets—that shape the New York experience.More

  2. Book CoverThe Municipal Art Society of New York: 10 Architectural Walks in Manhattan


    Highlights of architecture, preservation, urban planning, and public art described by two experienced guides, with pictures, route maps, and transit information.More

  3. Book CoverThe New York Public Library: The Architecture and Decoration of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

    Anniversary Edition

    With new color photography showing off a thorough inside-and-out refurbishment, this volume celebrates a beloved landmark.More