David W. Dunlap

Architecture, Photography, and Design

DavidDavid W. Dunlap wrote and photographed Building Provincetown (2015), in collaboration with many dozens of town residents. He also wrote the text of the Historic Provincetown Walking Tour map, which is to be reissued and updated in 2016. For his day job, he covers architecture and design, infrastructure, landmarks, and urban history for The New York Times. He is the author and photographer of From Abyssinian to Zion: A Guide to Manhattan’s Houses of Worship (2004) and On Broadway: A Journey Uptown over Time (1990). He lives in Manhattan with his husband, Scott Bane, but they try to spend as much time in Provincetown as they possibly can.


Second Edition of Building Provincetown

A fully illustrated, building-by-building and vessel-by-vessel guide that tells the story of Provincetown through its structures, with more than 650 individual entries; supplemented by the Web sites buildingprovincetown.com and buildingprovincetown2020.org.

To Read a Provincetown Magazine feature on the origins of Building Provincetown, click here.