Michael Kimmelman is the new chief NY Times architecture critic. His debut architecture review, In a Bronx Complex, Doing Good Mixes With Looking Good, is a critique of a new housing development in the Bronx, NY. He calls the building handsome, but focuses more on the practical aspects of the design. It does sound like a nice place to live.
Here is another review of the review with photos.
Here are some words from Michael Kimmelman about his visions for his new job.