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Oct 07 1pm to 6pm
Center for Architecture
4.0 LU / 4.0 HSW

This is a related exhibition program for Scaffolding.

Please join us for the symposium for our new exhibition Scaffolding, which examines the potential of scaffolding as a kit-of-parts technology to provide novel forms of inhabitation and access. The event will explore the architectural and participatory possibilities through a lecture, a curator’s tour, and a hands-on building project lead by helloeverything using scaffolding connectors and bamboo.

Philippe Rizzotti, Principal, Philippe Rizzotti Architecte/Co-founder of the collective EXYZT
Curator’s Talk and Tour:
Greg Barton, Curator, Scaffolding

Participatory Workshop:
Julian Ocampo, Founder, helloeverything
Austin Smith, Founder, helloeverything

Related Programs:
Opening Scaffolding
Monday, October 2, 6:00-8:00 PM

Theatrical Scaffolding: A Flexible Stage
Thursday, November 9, 6:00-8:00 PM

Responsive Scaffolding: Emergency Relief
Monday, December 4, 6:00-8:00 PM


Organized by
Center for Architecture
  • Scaffolding is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

  • Scaffolding is supported in part by a grant from the Graham Foundation.

  • Scaffolding is made possible in part by the 2017 AIA New York President’s Circle:

  • Sponsors

    Amy Smith & John Berylson Charitable Foundation; FXFOWLE; Langan; New York University; Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects; Robert A.M. Stern Architects; Sciame; Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP; Zetlin & DeChiara

  • Supporters

    AKF Group; Capalino + Company; Ennead Architects LLP; Hill | West Architects; JFK&M Consulting Group; Kohn Pederson Fox; Mancini Duffy; Marvel Architects; Ricci Greene Associates; Riverside Builders; Shawmut Design & Construction; Silman; Studios Architecture

  • Friends

    Eurostruct; Nick Jordache; Kelly Klein; Levien & Company; NADAAA; Jim Panichella; Benjamin Prosky; Jennifer Sage; Sharon Davis Design; Spacesmith; Thornton Tomasetti; Nick Villani; Henry Zachary

    This exhibition is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Oct 07 1pm to 6pm
Center for Architecture
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