New York City Rolled Canvas Prints
New York City Rolled Canvas Prints New York is often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part of the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. A global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. It is home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Many districts and landmarks in New York City have become well known. Several sources have ranked New York the most photographed city in the world. The names of many of the citys bridges, skyscrapers and parks are known around the world. The 20th century was an era of great struggle for American cities, and New York was no exception. Today, more than 8 million New Yorkers live in the five boroughs–more than one-third of who were born outside the United States. Thanks to the city’s diversity and vibrant intellectual life, it remains the cultural capital of the United States. In the wake of the disaster, the city remained a major financial capital and tourist magnet, with over 40 million tourists visiting the city each year.