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2019-05-18 12:30:002019-05-18 15:00:00America/New_YorkArt Omi: Architecture TourJoin the AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee for a day trip
Art Omi, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent, NY 12075 1405 County Route 22 Ghent NY 12075
May 18, 2019
Zoid by Levenbetts. Photo: Bryan Zimmerman.
Saturday, 5/18, 12:30pm - 3pm
Art Omi, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent, NY 12075
Join the AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee for a day trip to Art Omi, an arts center with a sculpture and architecture park and gallery in Ghent, NY.
Within the 200-acre campus of Art Omi the unique Architecture Fields consist of 60 acres dedicated to curated installations and pavilions designed by contemporary architects. We’ll tour a total of 18 works, including 4 new ones to be previewed.
In addition to the Architecture Fields, the Art Omi: Architecture program includes a new residency for architects, curated architecture exhibitions on the galleries on campus, and an annual specially-designed event in NYC.
Program Lunch 12:30pm-1:30pm Meet at Cafe, Benenson Center Boxed lunch reserved in advance. Specify: regular or vegetarian. Beverages/Coffee/Tea available separately from Cafe.
Tour 1:30-3:00pm Starts at Newmark Gallery, Benenson Center Tour of Katherine Bernhardt exhibition: GOLD, remarks by Nicole Hayes, art curator and architecture project manager, Art Omi. Tour of the Architecture Fields with architect Warren James, Director of Architecture, Art Omi.
Getting There By Car: Approximately 2.25 hours North of Manhattan, via the scenic Taconic Parkway. By Amtrak: Penn Station to Hudson approximately 2 hours. From Hudson train station to Art Omi campus by private taxi, add 15 mins. Calling local taxi companies ahead is recommended.
Footwear: Suitable for walking in open fields and woods.
Organized by: AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee Art Omi: Architecture
As a reminder, AIA National policy requires participants to attend the entire educational portion of an event to receive continuing education credits. We encourage all participants to arrive on time to comply with this policy.
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