Museum Director Holly Hotchner lets the New York Times know that she’s more than ready to put the fight over 2 Columbus Circle behind her.
Ms. Hotchner, who was trained as a conservator, said she was generally sympathetic to preservationist concerns — just not this one. “A building is not a facade; a building is not a skin,” she said. “The issue is this building never worked. The building has been empty much more than occupied.”