This tour is followed by a presentation on the LGBTQ built enviroment and a MappyHour reception taking place at the Center for Architecture from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Please sign up for the second part of the program here.
In honor of the 50th Anniversaries of both the Stonewall Uprising and the Greenwich Village Historic District, this special evening will celebrate LGBTQ lives and histories amidst the built environment. Prior to our main program, join us for a walking tour of the Stonewall Uprising. We will meet at the Stonewall Inn at 5:00 PM for the tour, which will be led by special guests from Robert A.M. Stern Architects. We will end the tour at the Center for Architecture where the second part of the program, CityPride: Tracing LGBTQ Spaces, will take place.
Michael D. Jones, AIA, Partner, Robert A.M. Stern Architects
Michael first joined Robert A.M. Stern Architects in 1988 and has been a Partner with the firm since 2008. He has been responsible for the design and management of institutional, commercial, and multifamily residential projects across the United States. He is co-author of the monograph City Living: Apartment Houses by Robert A.M. Stern Architects (2016).
Ben Jones, Architectural Designer, Robert A.M. Stern Architects
Ben is an architectural designer at Robert A.M. Stern Architects and an artist based in New York City. Fascinated by the psycho-social effects of the built environment and the impact that narrative spaces have on the human condition, both his design and artistic work is heavily based in historical contextualism and considerate of precedent.
This evening is part of a special CityPride series, an official partner event of WorldPride NYC | Stonewall 50 taking place in New York City throughout the month of June:
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.