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Upcoming Events

Urban Design Symposium: Regional Extractions And Dependencies In The Hudson Valley

Saturday, 12/8, 2pm - Thursday, 1/1, 12:00am
Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall
Co-hosted by the Fall Urban Design Studio, the Hudson Valley Initiative at Columbia GSAPP, the APA Urban Design Committee, and the AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee Free and open...
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WEBINAR – NYC’s New Energy Code: Major Changes and Developments

Wednesday, 4/8, 6pm - 8pm
Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* Join representatives from the NYC Department of Buildings...
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WEBINAR – COVID-19 Financial Advice for Architects

Friday, 4/10, 10am - 11am
Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* This webinar will review financial issues posed by...
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WEBINAR – Protecting Our Cultural Icons from Fire

Image: Shutterstock
Monday, 4/13, 12pm - 2pm
Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program.* Lessons from Notre Dame and Beyond Fires continue to adversely impact our...
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WEBINAR – Speaker Series: Adding Interest with Brick Shapes by Leroy Danforth

Tuesday, 4/14, 12pm - 1pm
Zoom
One important reason for brick’s popularity is its ability to adapt to design criteria. It can be shaped and used in a wide variety of traditional and contemporary detailing: Such...
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WEBINAR – Architectural Storytelling in a Time of Crisis

Tuesday, 4/14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* As our economy and culture change in response to...
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WEBINAR – TORCH Mentorship Program: Disruption

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
Wednesday, 4/15, 6pm - 7:30pm
Online Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* The outbreak of COVID-19 exposed how interconnected our...
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WEBINAR – Water Savings with Every Flush

Wednesday, 4/15, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* Improving Water Conservation in High Performance Buildings Today,...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

Thursday, 4/16, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, “From The Forest to the Floor” and “Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job” on 04/16/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor...
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WEBINAR – Terra Firma: The Geotechnical Engineer’s Role in a Project

Wednesday, 4/22, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* Geotechnical engineers apply the science of rock and...
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NEW! The Upper Bay Boat Tour: NYC Infrastructure & Urban Ecology

Wednesday, 4/22, 2pm - 4pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this special Earth Day cruise around NYC’s Upper Bay. This 2-hour tour explores the delicate balance between the region’s expanding harbor infrastructure and...
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WEBINAR – Stuff it or Wrap it

Thursday, 4/23, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
*This event is occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register.* Understanding Advanced Wall Systems Design with Continuous Insulation...
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SoHo: New Architectural Interventions in a Historic District

Saturday, 5/2, 10am - 12pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.   The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed...
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West Side Story: The Evolution of Lincoln Center

Sunday, 5/3, 11am - 12:30pm
Lincoln Center Plaza Fountain
Meet at the fountain in the plaza of Lincoln Center.   Discover the evolution of this pioneering midcentury cultural complex. On this tour we explore Lincoln Center’s origins as an urban renewal project by the infamous Robert Moses, announced in 1956. We begin...
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The Architecture of Bryant Park

Sunday, 5/3, 11am - 1pm
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBG Maxazria.
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBGMaxazria. Before Bryant Park became New York’s “Living Room” and home to the New York Public...
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The Upper Bay Boat Tour: NYC Infrastructure & Urban Ecology

Sunday, 5/3, 5pm - 7pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this unique cruise around NYC’s Upper Bay. This 2-hour tour explores the delicate balance between the region’s expanding harbor infrastructure and its vital marine ecology. Guests...
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Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

Saturday, 5/9, 1pm - 3pm
William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Sts
Meet at the William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Streets. Amidst the Upper East Side’s celebrated array of Beaux...
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Renovating FiDi: Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

Saturday, 5/9, 10:30am - 1pm
Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway, at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church
Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway, at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church.  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it...
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NoHo: Contemporary Architecture Amidst Historic Landmarks

Sunday, 5/10, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...
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Roosevelt Island: 1970s “New Town in Town,” Cornell Tech & Four Freedoms Park

Sunday, 5/10, 11am - 1:30pm
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.  
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.   View a sampling of buildings spanning four centuries on the island formerly known first as Blackwell’s Island, later Welfare Island, and—since 1973—Roosevelt...
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Madison Avenue: Historic Landmarks & High Design, Part 1

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
Tuesday, 5/12, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Fuller Building
Meet at the Fuller Building, 41 East 57th Street on the corner of Madison Avenue.  Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind Madison Avenue’s...
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Madison Avenue: Historic Landmarks & High Design, Part 2

Wednesday, 5/13, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Rhinelander Mansion
Meet at the Rhinelander Mansion (Ralph Lauren Men’s Flagship Store), 867 Madison Ave at East 72nd Street. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

Thursday, 5/14, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503)/(CEU-105259) on 05/14/20 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be covering the latest trends to hit the American market in flooring. The National...
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The Architecture of Park Avenue South

Saturday, 5/16, 11am - 1pm
SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue; meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris Building
Meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris building, SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue.   Park Avenue below Grand Central Terminal and Park Avenue South (formerly...
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Expanding FiDi: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor & East River Waterfront

Saturday, 5/16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.)
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.).  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it also...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 5/16, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...
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The High Line, Hudson River Park, and New Architecture in West Chelsea

Sunday, 5/17, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 23rd Street (west side of 11th Ave).
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 23rd Street (west side of 11th Ave). The creation of Hudson River Park and High Line Park in the waterfront...
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Madison Avenue: Historic Landmarks & High Design, Part 1

Tuesday, 5/19, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Fuller Building
Meet at the Fuller Building, 41 East 57th Street on the corner of Madison Avenue.  Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind Madison Avenue’s...
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Madison Avenue: Historic Landmarks & High Design, Part 2

Wednesday, 5/20, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Rhinelander Mansion
Meet at the Rhinelander Mansion (Ralph Lauren Men’s Flagship Store), 867 Madison Ave at East 72nd Street. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

Saturday, 5/23, 1pm - 3:30pm
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.    Best known...
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9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center: Architecture, Urban Planning and History

Saturday, 5/23, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul's Chapel)
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul’s Chapel)   Rebuilding the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks has been a...
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Architecture Power Hour: Exploring the Washington Square Neighborhood

Sunday, 5/24, 12pm - 1pm
Washington Square Arch
Meet at the Washington Square Arch in Washington Square Park. With a wealth of impressive NYC architecture to explore, it is hard to know where to begin. Look no further...
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Sam Roberts: Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen

Thursday, 5/28, 6pm - 9pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Thursday, 6/4, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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The Upper Bay Boat Tour: NYC Infrastructure & Urban Ecology

Thursday, 6/11, 11am - 1pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this unique cruise around NYC’s Upper Bay. This 2-hour tour explores the delicate balance between the region’s expanding harbor infrastructure and its vital marine ecology. Guests...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

Thursday, 6/11, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses: Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES-101501) (CEU-105082) and Wood Flooring Species (AIACES-106501) (CEU-104025) on 06/11/20 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 6/20, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...
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NAPHN CPHD/C Training: NYC, June 22-26

Monday, 6/22, 9am - Friday, 6/26, 5pm
The AirStage on Broadway - Fujitsu, 1450 Broadway New York, NY 10018
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
Thursday, 7/9, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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The Upper Bay Boat Tour: NYC Infrastructure & Urban Ecology

Sunday, 7/12, 5pm - 7pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this unique cruise around NYC’s Upper Bay. This 2-hour tour explores the delicate balance between the region’s expanding harbor infrastructure and its vital marine ecology. Guests...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 7/16, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses: It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 7/18, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
Thursday, 8/6, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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The Upper Bay Boat Tour: NYC Infrastructure & Urban Ecology

Thursday, 8/13, 11am - 1pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this unique cruise around NYC’s Upper Bay. This 2-hour tour explores the delicate balance between the region’s expanding harbor infrastructure and its vital marine ecology. Guests...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 8/13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses: Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) (CEU-103071) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 8/29, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 9/3, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses: Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material (AIACES106502) (CEU-102883) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 09/03/20 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 9/24, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th St New York NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist for our two credit courses: Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) (CEU-104158) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 9/24/20...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 10/3, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 10/8, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES101501) (CEU-105082) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 10/08/20...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

Thursday, 10/22, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 10/22/20 between...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 11/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) (CEU-104158) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on 11/19/20 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Tuesday, 12/8, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th St New York NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist for two credit courses: Engineered Wood Flooring (AIACES106504) (CEU-105085) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 12/8/20 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Wednesday, 12/9, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, From the Forest to the Floor (AIACED108502) (CEU-104175) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 12/9/20 between...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

Thursday, 12/10, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, hosted by Joe Avila certified wood flooring inspector for the classes: Wood Flooring Trends-Wide & Long Planks (AIACES109502) (CEU-105205) and Wood Flooring...
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Past Events

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

12/10/20, 1pm - Tuesday, 12/10, 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses: Wood Flooring Trends-Wide & Long Planks (AIACES109502) (CEU-105205) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 12/10/20 between 1:00 pm and...

NAPHN CPHD/C Training: NYC, June 22-26

6/22/20, 9am - Sunday, 1/26, 5pm
TBD
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques, and tips for how to do this...

WEBINAR – ResArch Lab: Indoor Environmental Technologies

Image: Donna Dolan Photography
4/7/20, 6pm - 7:30pm
Online Webinar
*This event will be occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program.* “ResArch Lab (RA Lab): Indoor Environmental Technologies” will explore leading-edge furnishing,...

WEBINAR – Navigating Key Legal & Business Issues Posed by COVID-19

4/2/20, 2pm - 3pm
Webinar
*This event will be occurring as a live webinar. Registrants will be emailed a link to access the program; please continue to register if you are interested in the webinar.* ...

CANCELED – Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
4/2/20, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
*This event has been CANCELED. Additional Madison Avenue tours are planned for May 2020, and monthly throughout 2020.*   Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street,...

Cascieri Lectureship in the Humanities Featuring Dr. Mahesh Daas

4/2/20, 6pm - 8pm
Webinar
The Boston Architectural College is pleased to present the 28th lecture in the Cascieri Lectureship in the Humanities series featuring Dr. Mahesh Daas on April 2, 2020. Dr. Mahesh Daas, President...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

4/2/20, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, “Engineered Wood Flooring” (AIACES106504) (CEU-105085) and “Wood Flooring Grades” (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 04/2/20 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be...

POSTPONED Build Yourself Workshop: Raise Your Profile to Accelerate Your Career

Mia Scharphie, Founder, Build Yourself. Image courtesy of Build Yourself
4/2/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.*   Building your profile and visibility is one of the most important tactics for fast-forwarding your career growth, and for...

NAPHN CPHD/C Training: NYC, March 30 – April 3

3/30/20, 9am - Friday, 4/3, 5pm
Building Energy Exchange
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

ADA & The Power Of Inclusive Design

3/27/20, 9am - 5pm
Online
1 SESSION | 7 AIA/HSW LUs, 7 PDHs This course surveys local, federal, and international accessibility standards affecting virtually every habitable structure in daily life. Society is becoming more inclusive...

Buildings of Excellence: Greening the Box

3/25/20, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange
Join NYSERDA and BE-Ex for our fifth NYSERDA Buildings of Excellence Gallery Talk, featuring 425 Grand Concourse, Park Avenue Green, and La Central Building C, three exemplary Passive House buildings...

RESCHEDULED – ResArch Lab: Indoor Environmental Technologies

Image: Donna Dolan Photography
3/25/20, 6pm - 8pm
Delos Living LLC, NY offices at 860 Washington St
*This event has been rescheduled and is now occurring as a live webinar on April 7, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Please visit the new registration page here* — Please...

POSTPONED – Purdy & Henderson in La Habana

President Gerardo Machado with the contractors, subcontractors and workers of the Capitolio, 1929. Secretaría de Obras Públicas Archives, La Habana, Cuba.
3/23/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.* Conservation Architect at Pantel, del Cueto & Associates, Beatriz del Cueto, FAIA, FAAR, will present her 2018 Arnold W. Brunner...

POSTPONED – The Future of the NYC Waterfront: Harlem River

3/19/20, 5:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.* Equity + Ecology The Harlem River is a tidal strait that flows 8 miles between the Hudson – and East...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist CEU Event

3/19/20, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist for two credit courses, Engineered Wood Flooring (AIACES106504) (CEU-105085) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 03/19/20 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We...

POSTPONED – Millennial Thinking: Reflections on our Designed Future

3/19/20, 3pm - 5pm
United Nations Headquarters, Conference Room 6, 46th St & 1st Ave
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.* The Inaugural H.E. Talal Abu Ghazaleh Lecture by Claire Weisz, FAIA Over the course of this talk architect and urbanist...

CANCELED – Private Tour: The Brant Foundation Art Study Center

All artwork © the artists. Photo by: Tom Powel Imaging
3/18/20, 6pm - 8pm
The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, 421 E 6th St, New York, NY 10009
*This event has been canceled due to public health concerns. Please join us at another event in the future.* Join the AIANY Interiors Committee for a private tour of the Brant Foundation...

POSTPONED – TORCH Mentorship Program – Forging Your Path

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
3/16/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.* Architecture offers a variety of ways to practice, but it can be challenging to find the right career...
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POSTPONED – Activating the Benefits of Salvage, Deconstruction, and Reuse

Images courtesy of: Gensler
3/16/20, 9am - 10:30am
Live Webinar
*This event has been postponed. A future date will be provided shortly.* Join us to explore firsthand how salvage, deconstruction, and reuse can be collaboratively activated by design/build teams, municipalities, craftspeople, and...
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CANCELED – ASLA: Site Design Strategies for Health and Wellness

3/13/20, 1pm - 7pm
Center for Architecture
As landscape architects, we must consider and integrate a myriad of factors into our constructs. How we develop our site: from orientation, programming, and circulation, down to the very last...

Historic Masonry Facade Restoration

Image by: Amy Lamb Woods
3/11/20, 5:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event is taking place as planned at the Center for Architecture* Please join us for a reception from 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM preceding the event. Presentation will start...
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Architectural Practice Panel: Navigating the MWBE Process

3/11/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event is taking place as planned at the Center for Architecture* Puzzled by the process of applying for M/WBE certification? Wondering what you need to qualify? Don’t know where...
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Special Inspections: What Goes Wrong?

3/10/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*This event is taking place as planned at the Center for Architecture* Special Inspections were developed and codified to minimize improper construction and ensure that the design professional-in-responsible-charge remained engaged...

Leaning Out VII | Women Charting New Paths

Graphics by AIANY Global Dialogues Committee
3/9/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Leaning Out, now in its seventh year as part of the AIANY Global Dialogues Committee event series, focuses on women in architecture and construction who are transforming the nature of contemporary practice....

Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
3/7/20, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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Film Screening & Discussion: Decade of Fire

Decade of Fire, documentary by Vivian Vazquez Irizarry
3/6/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a film screening of Decade of Fire, a documentary about the South Bronx in the 1970s told by Bronx-born Vivian Vazquez Irizarry. Abandoned by city government,...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

3/5/20, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, “Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material” (AIACES106502) (CEU-102883) and “How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring” (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on 03/05/20...

Department of Design and Construction: Correctional Facilities RFQ

3/5/20, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
Join the American Institute of Architects New York and the New York City Department of Design and Construction (NYCDDC) along with a panel of leaders in architecture, urban planning, and...

Deep Energy, Multi-Family Retrofits: Interior Versus Exterior Approaches

3/5/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Eat Your Sweater? Interior- or Exterior-Based Deep-Energy Retrofits of Multi-Family Buildings: Why Interior Retrofits May Be the Answer In this “Notes From the Field” presentation we will discuss interior-based deep...

Urban Energy Modeling Approaches for City-scale Decarbonization

Image courtesy of: Elementa Engineering
3/4/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Buildings account for 40% of annual greenhouses gas (GHG) emissions worldwide. According to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPCC), we need to take immediate and significant action...

Women [Re]Build: Stories, Polemics, Futures

Image courtesy of: Studio Gang
3/4/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a conversation with the editors of and a few contributors to the new publication Women [Re]Build: Stories, Polemics, Futures (Applied Research...

Intergenerational Learning Spaces

Greenville County Library, Five Forks Branch by Margaret Sullivan Studio in collaboration with McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture. Image by: Firewater Photography
3/3/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Mounting research shows that older adults and adolescents benefit from intergenerational educational activities. Older adults are the fastest growing age group in New York City, and children 18 and under...

Reglazing Modernism

Reglazing Modernism: Intervention Strategies for 20th-century Icons by authors Angel Ayon, Uta Pottgiesser, and Nathaniel Richards
2/27/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Reglazing Modernism: Intervention Strategies for the Renewal of 20th Century IconsThe extensive use of exterior glazed enclosures is one of the most character defining features of Modern architecture. After decades...

York Flashing Luncheon

2/27/20, 12pm - 1:30pm
Glen Gery Design Studio
Continuing Education Studio Session: Through-Wall Flashing Compatibility Sustainability and Performance Understand the performance characteristics, the recycled/recyclable content, and ability to survive. Installation, and life-cycle costs of the different through-wall flashing...

Allies for Women in Architecture

2/26/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join the Women in Architecture Committee for a discussion surrounding gender equity in the workplace. The conversation on gender equity involves everyone. Change cannot happen if it is only...
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Collecting Design with Dr. Daniella Ohad: Spring 2020 (Session 2)

2/25/20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Collecting modern and contemporary design has become one of the most dynamic, influential, and intriguing territories in the international marketplace, standing at the forefront of style and taste. While initially...

A Public Future for Sunnyside Yard: Long-Term Planning for the Next Century

2/25/20, 2:30pm - 4pm
Center for Architecture
Join Benjamin Prosky, Assoc. AIA, Executive Director of the American Institute of Architects New York Chapter (AIANY) and a panel of distinguished urban leaders to discuss Sunnyside Yard and how...

Thermal Bridge Modeling for Architects: Ground Contact and Condensation Risk

Image by Building-Type, LLC
2/21/20, 1pm - 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Thermal bridging from concrete or metal elements such as steel studs or concrete balconies can significantly reduce the effectiveness of insulation, create cold surfaces where mold can grow, and can...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist

2/20/20, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, “Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors” (AIACES104501) (CEU-103071) and “Wood Flooring Species” (AIACES106501) (CEU-104025) on 02/20/20...

Public Architecture 20/20: Navigating Policy

2/20/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
“To make Policy, you have to live in the future, look at the past, anticipate what will happen, avoid past mistakes; make it fair and clear for all!“— Laila Maher,...

Gene Kohn: Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen

2/19/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...

Dining and Dialogue: Van Da

Image courtesy of: Van Da
2/18/20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Van Da: 234 East 4th Street, New York, NY
Bringing together architectural and culinary enthusiasts, this series explores the intersection between design, branding, storytelling, and marketing. Join restaurant designer Craig Kellog and restaurant owner Yen Ngo for a meal...
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Embodied Carbon Part 2: Practical Design Decisions for Reducing Embodied Carbon

University of Washington, North Campus Housing Phase IVA. Photo by: Matthew Millman
2/18/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As the topic of embodied carbon in building materials has gained popularity in the design industry, we are often presented with fascinating data and statistics on the subject. This leaves...

“Hollywood’s Architect: The Paul R. Williams Story” Documentary Screening

2/13/20, 5:30pm - 7pm
Gensler NYC
Diversity is foundational to life at Gensler and we believe that diverse teams, with diverse backgrounds, talents and expertise ignite our design innovation. In celebration of Black History Month, we...

Praxis 15: Bad Architectures

2/12/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The architectural journal Praxis is celebrating the publication of its final issue, “Bad Architectures.” Edited by Amanda Reeser Lawrence, Ashley Schafer, and Irina Verona, the issue features designers and writers...

Buildings of Excellence: Large-Scale Passive House

2/12/20, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609
Join NYSERDA and BE-Ex for our third NYSERDA Buildings of Excellence Gallery Talk, featuring Sendero Verde and Cornell Tech, two transformative Passive House buildings and Buildings of Excellence award recipients....

The Moving City: Future of New York City Highways

2/11/20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center
New York City is in a race against time when it comes to dealing with the fate and future of its highway system. As community-driven plans seek to reverse the...

Creating Living Learning Experiences – Student Housing in New York City

2/10/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the AIANY Architecture for Education Committee for a roundtable discussion on the evolution of student housing in New York City. The program will begin with three project examples: a...
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Leadership Breakfast with Winka Dubbeldam, Assoc. AIA

Winka Dubbeldam, Assoc. AIA, Principal, Archi-Tectonics. Image courtesy of: Archi-Tectonics
2/7/20, 8am - 9am
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a conversation with Winka Dubbeldam, Principal, Archi-Tectonics. Speaker: Winka Dubbeldam, Assoc. AIA, Principal, Archi-Tectonics Winka Dubbeldam is the founder/principal of the Women Business...

NYSERDA Buildings of Excellence: Projects by Magnusson Architecture and Planning

Linden Boulevard Phase II, Brooklyn, NY. Image: Magnusson Architecture & Planning PC/Nightnurse Images Inc.
2/6/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join AIA New York, New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA), and Magnusson Architecture and Planning (MAP) for a presentation of three award-winning Buildings of Excellence projects. The...

Building an Architectural Brand to Get Business

2/5/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a lecture with Elisa Orlanski Ours, Chief Planning & Design Officer at Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group, on Building an Architectural Brand to Get Business.  Elisa Orlanski Ours,...

The Moving City: Accessibility in Transit

2/4/20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
John Jay College, L.63 Theater
When NYC Transit announced in May 2018 the Fast Forward plan to modernize NYC’s transit system, it was a first step towards addressing critical shortfalls in the system for people...

El-Space Toolkit

Image by: Design Trust for Public Space
2/4/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
El-Space Toolkit: Strategies for Reclaiming Sites Beneath Elevated Transportation Infrastructure Join Design Trust for Public Space and the NYC Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) to celebrate the launch of the...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
2/1/20, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

1/30/20, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood 1 (AIACES103501) CEU-103074) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 01/30/20...

GPRO Fundamentals of Building Green

1/30/20, 9am - 3:30pm
Urban Green Council
In GPRO Fundamentals of Building Green (FUND), you will learn how to see buildings differently and discover strategies to make them efficient, healthy and resilient. GPRO Fundamentals is designed for...

Scaling Customization: New Frontiers of Flexibility for Innovative Environments

1/29/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Across a range of industries, the demand for innovation is necessitating extremely flexible and highly-technical environments. For architects and designers, this reality creates a tough choice between customized versus off-the-shelf...

LPC Permit Guidebook: Revised Tools to Improve Your Application

1/29/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
To attendees or anyone who may have missed this program: Please find link to LPC’s Presentation on Permit Applications here. The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) has launched an updated...
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Education of the Architect: Pushing the Boundaries

1/28/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This workshop-style program explores the boundaries of education on the human aspects of design and further investigates where these skills are acquired—in schools and in the workplace. Within architectural education,...

Optimizing Revit Workflow to Revit, AutoCAD, V-Ray, & 3D Printing

1/28/20, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
To be an effective designer today, you need tools to quickly develop your designs and accurately communicate them to all project stakeholders. Join our webinar as we show the Rhino...

Exhibition Design as Social Practice

1/27/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Panelists will discuss exhibition design as a practice that makes previously underrepresented narratives tangible in public spaces, inspiring new cultural conversations and creating alignments among architecture, graphic design, and social...
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International Pathways: the Future of Energy Efficiency in India

1/27/20, 12pm - 1pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609
Please join the Building Energy Exchange for the latest in our International Pathways series and a unique opportunity to learn how India’s building industry is pivoting to confront the global...

NYC Department of Transportation: Pedestrian Ramps

1/27/20, 1:30pm - 3pm
55 Water Street, Bid Room (entrance on South St)
Last year the New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) implemented the Pedestrian Ramp Program. The special taskforce in charge of this program will present how to upgrade pedestrian ramps to meet...
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CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant

1/27/20, 9am - 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

Thermal Bridge Modeling for Architects: Psi Values

Image by Building-Type, LLC
1/24/20, 1pm - 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Thermal bridging from concrete or metal elements such as steel studs or concrete balconies can significantly reduce the effectiveness of insulation, create cold surfaces where mold can grow, and drastically...
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Buildings of Excellence: Mahesh Ramanujam on the Future of Carbon Neutral Buildings

1/22/20, 6pm - 8pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609
Join the Building Energy Exchange, New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA), and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for a rare presentation from Mahesh Ramanujam, President &...

Workplace Design Part 3: Building Brand and Community

Squarespace NYC Headquarters. Image by: Magda Biernat
1/22/20, 6pm - 8pm
Tarkett, 440 Park Ave South
Workplace culture and a company’s product or service are the top two criteria that potential employees look at when considering joining a workforce. In today’s competition to retain talent, organizations...

Measure for Measure: A Discussion of Resilience Plans for the Tri-State Area

1/21/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As a global city, New York City has become a leader in studying, planning for, and implementing solutions in response to various aspects of extreme climate change. In a time...
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Leveraging BIM Data from the Office to the Field

1/21/20, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
How do you collaborate and access project data throughout the building construction lifecycle? Join this webinar to learn how Autodesk BIM 360 can empower a project team to collaborate, those...

Residential Architecture Now: Brooklyn

Project: Compton Residence, Brooklyn, NY. Architect: CWB Architects. Photo by: Francis Dzikowski
1/15/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This program, co-organized by AIA New York and AIA Brooklyn’s Custom Residential Architects Networks (CRAN), will explore the unique experiences of practitioners who live, work, and design homes in the...
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PASSPort: NYC’s New Online Procurement System

1/15/20, 8:30am - 10am
Center for Architecture
The Mayor’s Office of Contract Services (MOCS) is a New York City oversight and service agency that is dedicated to optimizing existing operations and transforming processes to make it easier...
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Climate Mobilization Act Series: Grades, Codes & Limits

1/15/20, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609
In 2020 New York City will witness the arrival of publicly posted building energy grades and a new, aggressive stretch code. How do these new reference points relate to the...

Contracts That Promote Building Performance

1/14/20, 6pm - 8pm
NYC Bar Association
Join Urban Green and the NYC Bar Association for a lively conversation about the future of construction contracts that will keep up with the needs of high performance projects. Because...

Assessing Progress & Challenges of New York’s Aging Infrastructure

1/14/20, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
In March 2014, the Center for an Urban Future documented an array of challenges and vulnerabilities resulting from the city’s aging infrastructure. The initial report in 2014, titled “Caution Ahead”,...

Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
1/11/20, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...

Advancements in Glass Technology

1/9/20, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As natural disaster threats increase, terrorist concerns continue to be significant, and the design community pushes the limits of what is possible, glass technology is rapidly evolving. This course will cover...
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Bunshaft’s Impact and Legacy: Then and Now

Image courtesy of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
1/7/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
In conjunction with the publication of Gordon Bunshaft and SOM: Building Corporate Modernism (Yale University Press), author Nicholas Adams will discuss Bunshaft, his work, and his legacy with Mary McLeod (Columbia...
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Oculus Book Talk: Millennials in Architecture

12/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Almost five years ago, Darius Sollohub collaborated with AIA New York on a seemingly small research project about young architectural professionals. That work has grown into a new book, Millennials in Architecture:...

AI and Sensemaking: Human-Centered Design in the Age of Abundant Data

Image by: PLASTARC
12/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
60 years in the making, artificial intelligence (AI) is now demanding our attention. Thanks to the interest and support of both the public and private sector, we interact with AI...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

12/12/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES108503) (CEU-104201) on 12/13/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will...

AIA-Approved CEUs Hosted by Hydro

12/12/19, 9am - 5:30pm
Aluminum experts Hydro and WICONA are hosting a full-day of CEU courses for architects, designers and construction professionals. You will hear from Hydro and WICONA presenters, as well as other...

Analyze, Delete or Merge Non-standard Revit Styles with Ideate StyleManager

12/12/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Ideate StyleManager addresses the challenges that arise when Revit users load or import content into the model because the corresponding styles automatically come with the content. Proper management of these...

Simplified. Sustainable. Savings. An Inside Look at NYPA’s NY Energy Manager

12/11/19, 5:30pm - 8pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Join the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and the Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) to celebrate the launch of a new exhibit featuring NYPA’s NY Energy Manager on Dec. 11, 5:30-8...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU’s Presentation

12/11/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on 12/11/2018...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU’s Presentation

12/11/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on 12/11/2018...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU’s Presentation

12/10/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on...

New Auditing Standards for New York

12/10/19, 8:30am - 10am
Building Energy Exchange 31 Chambers St Suite 609
Over the summer, the New York City Department of Buildings updated the rules for compliance with the energy audit and retro-commissioning requirements of Local Law 87.  ASHRAE Technical Standard 211...

Net Zero Neighborhoods for NYC

12/10/19, 6:30pm - 9pm
The Green Building, 452 Union Street, Brooklyn
Doors open at 6 PM. Event starts at 6:30. Please join the AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee, the AIANY Committee on the Environment (COTE), and the Consulate General of Switzerland...

Glass Houses by Design Legends: Mies van der Rohe, Philip Johnson, Paul Rudolph

12/9/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Sotheby's New York
No other American houses of the mid-century years have come to capture the fantasy of living in transparent glass as the three glass houses which will be celebrated in a...

Frances Bronet: Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen

12/9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...

Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
12/7/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...

Procrastinators’ Days 2019

12/7/19, 9am - 1pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York’s annual Procrastinators’ Days is an important continuing education event for architects in New York. Offering three days of continuing education courses through registered educational sessions, Procrastinators’ Days benefits members...

Procrastinators’ Days 2019

12/6/19, 8am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York’s annual Procrastinators’ Days is an important continuing education event for architects in New York. Offering three days of continuing education courses through registered educational sessions, Procrastinators’ Days benefits members...

Procrastinators’ Days 2019

12/5/19, 8am - Saturday, 12/7, 1pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York’s annual Procrastinators’ Days is an important continuing education event for architects in New York. Offering three days of continuing education courses through registered educational sessions, Procrastinators’ Days benefits members...

Mastering Autodesk Software: Why Personalized, On-Demand Learning is a Must-Have

12/5/19, 1pm - 2pm
Online Webinar
Traditional training doesn’t always work in the subscription world. Iterative software releases call for continuous learning on just the updates each user needs to be productive in their roles and...

Why Choose Natural Stone

12/4/19, 8:30am - 10am
Artistic Tile, 38 West 21st St, New York, NY 10010
RSVP: CEU@artistictile.com Why Choose Natural Stone led by Roy Marcus with continental breakfast. AIA 1.0 HSW, IDCEC – .01 HSW LU NKBA 0.1 CEU

Ground Improvement Overview

12/3/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
One of the major functions of geotechnical engineering is to design, implement, and evaluate ground improvement schemes for projects. Newer technologies and methods have been developed to assist the geotechnical...

AGENCY: The Architect’s Tools of Civic Engagement

12/3/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join AIANY’s Civic Leadership Program (CLP) at the Center for Architecture for the second of two public CLP events in 2019. An information session and happy hour will take place at 5pm preceding the talk,...

Why Choose Natural Stone

12/3/19, 6pm - 7:30pm
Artistic Tile, 38 West 21st St, New York, NY 10010
RSVP: CEU@artistictile.com Why Choose Natural Stone led by Roy Marcus with Wine and Cheese reception. AIA 1.0 HSW, IDCEC – .01 HSW LU NKBA 0.1 CEU

AIANY x RDI Retail Design Excellence

L’Occitane – Store of the Year 2018. Image courtesy of L’Occitane
12/2/19, 6pm - 8pm
Gensler, 1700 Broadway, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10019
Celebrating Retail Design Join both the AIANY Interiors Committee and Retail Design Institute (RDI) NY Chapter as they host presentations by New York firms for projects recognized in the Retail...

The New Social Security: Co-Housing for Seniors

Image by: Philip Dowds
11/26/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This panel explores examples of co-housing for seniors in urban environments and stresses the role of design in discussions about housing alternatives for seniors. The program will also explore how...

Keep Safe: Resilient Housing in Island Communities

Image by: Pablo Marvel, Resilient Power Puerto
11/25/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
A Conversation and Book Launch on Climate Resilience for Island Communities // Manténganse Seguros: Una guía para el diseño de viviendas resilientes en comunidades isleñas Please join us for a...

The High Line, Hudson River Park, and New Architecture in West Chelsea

11/24/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 23rd Street (west side of 11th Ave).
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 22 Street (west side of 11th Ave). The creation of Hudson River Park and High Line Park in the waterfront...

Preservation of Traditional Houses in Jamaica

Documentary "Rockstone and Fire", Directed by Courtney Coke
11/23/19, 3:30pm - 5pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for the screening of Rockstone and Fire, directed by Courtney Coke, Founding Member of the Wattle and Red Earth Collective. The documentary illustrates an approach to preservation anchored by architectural landmarks,...

No Mean Streets: New Architecture in and Around NoLIta

11/23/19, 11am - 12:30pm
Meet at NW corner of Broadway & Houston St., at side of Crate & Barrel.
Meet at NW corner of Broadway & Houston St., at side of Crate & Barrel. This once-gritty neighborhood now dubbed NoLIta (North of Little Italy) and its busy boundary streets,...

SEAoNY Diversity Committee: What’s Next?: A Discussion on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) in the Built Environment

11/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Arup 77 Water St New York, NY 10005
Professionals in the built environment spend their careers designing inclusive spaces for people of all backgrounds and cultures. But how can architects and engineers better advocate for the underrepresented and...

TORCH Mentorship Program – The Business of Architecture

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
11/19/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Business of Architecture: What they Didn’t Teach You In School What are the important factors in running a successful architecture practice? The fifth panel of the 2019 TORCH Mentorship...
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Overcoming Carbon Form

Mall of Qatar at the Rawdat Rashed Interchange, Al Rayyan, Qatar. From the cover of Log 47: Overcoming Carbon Form. Photo: Maxar Technologies.
11/19/19, 6pm - 9pm
Center for Architecture
Please Join AIA New York and Log, a journal publication by Anyone Corporation, for “Overcoming Carbon Form.”  This round-table discussion serves as the launch for Log 47: Overcoming Carbon Form, a guest-edited...

Case Studies in Preservation and Adaptive Reuse for Academic Buildings

Pace University by FXCollaborative. Image by: Chris Cooper
11/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Learning Curve: Case Studies in Preservation and Adaptive Reuse for Academic Buildings Restoration, preservation, adaptive reuse, reconstruction and addition, all share the same limitations inherent to working within existing structures,...

Demystifying the IAQP – Cleaner Indoor Air at a Lower Carbon Cost?

11/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
How can engineers and architects leverage ASHRAE 62.1’s Indoor Air Quality Procedure (IAQP) during design to improve air quality, save energy, and meet carbon targets? Our panel will explore the...

NoHo: Contemporary Architecture Amidst Historic Landmarks

11/17/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...
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Roosevelt Island: 1970s “New Town in Town,” Cornell Tech & Four Freedoms Park

11/17/19, 11am - 1:30pm
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.  
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.   View a sampling of buildings spanning four centuries on the island formerly known first as Blackwell’s Island, later Welfare Island, and—since 1973—Roosevelt...
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Midtown Modernism Series: On and Off East 57th Street

11/16/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), near Fifth Ave. and 59th St., across from Plaza Hotel
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, across from the Plaza Hotel.  Using East 57th Street as a backdrop, experience the evolution of...
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The Architecture of Bryant Park

11/16/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBG Maxazria.
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBGMaxazria. Before Bryant Park became New York’s “Living Room” and home to the New York Public...
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The Glass House as Queer Space

11/15/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut, famously sheltered its architect Philip Johnson and his partner, the curator David Whitney, in a relationship that began before the Stonewall rebellion. A...

The Future of the NYC Waterfront: Jamaica Bay

11/14/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Conservation and DevelopmentJamaica Bay, New York City’s only national park, is consistently at the center of debates around conservation and development. Being a national park in the largest city in...
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Fringe City Foundations: Hudson River Valley

11/14/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a related program for the exhibition Fringe Cities: Legacies of Urban Renewal in the Small American City.  Moderated by Michael Murphy of MASS Design Group, this panel...

James Polshek: Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen

11/13/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...

An Evening with “My Creative Space” Author & Architect Donald M. Rattner

11/13/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
New York Design Center, 200 Lexington Avenue, NY NY 10016 Suite 708
Join award-winning architect, author and educator Donald M. Rattner, AIA, as he celebrates the release of his new book “My Creative Space: How to Design Your Home to Stimulate Ideas...

SEAoNY November Seminar: Structures of Coastal Resilience

11/12/19, 6:15pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Nordenson will present research and designs for coastal resilience from the 2010 On the Water | Palisade Bay (Hatje Cantz) which was the inspiration and background research for the 2010...

Transit Tech Lab Accelerator

11/12/19, 7pm - 9pm
A/D/O
In July 2019, the Transit Innovation Partnership, a jointly created initiative of the Partnership for New York City and the MTA, announced the four winners of its inaugural transit accelerator...

CANCELED – NYC DOB Site Safety Training (SST): 30-Hour OSHA

11/11/19, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
With the passing of Local Law 196 of 2017, Site Safety Managers, Site Safety Coordinators, Concrete Safety Managers, Construction Superintendents and Competent Persons designated by Construction Superintendents are required to...

Vote! Process and Place

Credit: Getty Images
11/11/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Serving as a polling site is a unique use for a building, only occurring on a few days each year. Architects design polling sites indirectly, rarely knowing that a project...

The Changing Face of North Midtown: Crosstown Below the Park

11/10/19, 10:30am - 1pm
The North side of the Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza (across from the Plaza Hotel)
Meet at the North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Ave. & 59th St., across from the Plaza Hotel.  Much of the new construction in Midtown Manhattan...
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Midtown Modernism Series: East 42nd Street, the United Nations and Vicinity

11/9/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal.  View some of Midtown’s most distinctive buildings and interiors, ranging...
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RFC Symposium 2019 – Beyond Brut: Residential Architecture in Concrete

11/9/19, 8:30am - 6pm
Raymond Farm Center for Living Arts & Design, 6370 Pidcock Creek Road, New Hope, PA 18938
A one-day symposium on historic and contemporary concrete residential architecture. The Raymond Farm Center (RFC) has teamed up with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Custom Residential Architects...

CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant

Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant

Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

Ventilation Solutions for Passive House Towers

11/7/19, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange 31 Chambers St Suite 609
As demand for high-performance buildings increases, building professionals in both public and private sectors are turning to Passive House to meet public policy objectives, improve occupant productivity and wellbeing, and...

Samuel Ratensky Memorial Lecture: James McCullar

11/7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The annual Ratensky Lecture was initiated by the AIANY Housing Committee in honor of Samuel Ratensky (1910-1972), an architect and NYC housing official who was responsible for major housing initiatives...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

11/7/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Wood Flooring Trends-Wide & Long Planks (AIACES109502) (CEU-105205) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 11/7/19 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown...

Climate Mobilization Act Series: Efficiency Roadmaps for Local Law 97

11/6/19, 8:30am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange
The carbon reduction targets of Local Law 97 will require an unprecedented focus on deep energy efficiency retrofits across New York City buildings. Many building owners will be considering these...

CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant

Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

TWA Hotel Tour

TWA Hotel. Image by: David Mitchell
11/6/19, 5pm - 6:30pm
TWA Hotel, John F. Kennedy Airport
Join the AIANY Interiors Committee at the John F. Kennedy Airport for a tour of the newly completed TWA Hotel. The tour will include the restored Saarinen-designed beloved building (a...

CANCELED – Measure for Measure: A Discussion of Resilience Plans

11/6/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Unfortunately, this event has been postponed. We are hoping to re-schedule the event for January 2020. For updates, please continue to check the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee’s...

CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant

Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

Innovations & Intersections: Architecture, Engineering & Building Construction

11/5/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
At this panel organized by The IDC Foundation, leading educators will explore existing and needed innovations at the intersection of architecture, engineering, and building construction. Reception to follow. Speakers:Amale Andraos, Assoc. AIA,...

Transportation Conversations: Polly Trottenberg

11/4/19, 7pm - 9pm
SVA Theater
With over 5,000 employees and a $17 billion 10-year capital plan, the New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) is one of the nation’s largest and most diverse municipal transportation...

CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer or Consultant

11/4/19, 9am - Friday, 11/8, 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Are you ready to design comfortable, resilient and healthy buildings that are optimized for an all-renewable energy grid? This course provides tools, techniques and tips for how to do this...

Future-Proofing Buildings (Part 1)

11/4/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
In these times of rapid change, buildings will be designed and built to minimize the effects of the shocks and stresses of future events like changing regulations, climate events, and...

SoHo: New Architectural Interventions in a Historic District

11/3/19, 10am - 12pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place. The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed for...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
11/2/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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Midtown Modernism Series: Crosstown Section, 53rd Street East to West

11/2/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at the entrance to Greenacre Park, 217 E. 51 St. between 2nd and 3rd Aves.
Meet at the entrance to Greenacre Park, 217 E. 51 St. between 2nd and 3rd Aves.  View a variety of classic Modern, late Modern and Postmodern designs by SOM, Philip...

AIANY CRAN Fall House Party

Olnick Spanu House, designed by Alberto Campo Baeza. Image by: Javier Callejas
11/2/19, 10am - 2pm
Olnick Spanu House & Magazzino Italian Art
AIANY Custom Residential Architects Network is hosting their 2019 Fall House Party at Olnick Spanu House, designed by Alberto Campo Baeza. A tour of the home and landscape will be...
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2019 Deans’ Roundtable

11/2/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for the Center for Architecture’s 15th-annual Deans’ Roundtable. Representatives from several local schools of architecture will discuss current directions in architectural education. Speakers:Amale Andraos, Dean, Columbia University...

Engaging Barriers: Physical Safety Measures Reshaping the Public Realm

10/30/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join AIANY’s Civic Leadership Program (CLP) at the Center for Architecture for the first of two public CLP events in 2019. An Information Session and Happy Hour will take place at 5pm preceding the talk,...

Women Design Leaders on International Projects

10/30/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As more architectural firms in the United States are doing work overseas, the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee is pleased to highlight three women design leaders practicing in New York,...
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AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

10/29/19, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

NoHo: Contemporary Architecture amidst Historic Landmarks

10/27/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...
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Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

10/27/19, 1pm - 3:30pm
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.     Best known...
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The Architecture of Park Avenue South

10/26/19, 11am - 1pm
SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue; meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris Building
Meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris building, SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue.   Park Avenue below Grand Central Terminal and Park Avenue South (formerly...
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The Transformation of Times Square and 42nd Street

10/26/19, 10am - 12pm
Northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway.
Meet at the northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by the Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway. The Times Square “bowtie” and the area known as the “Deuce” (42nd...
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Thermal Bridge Modeling for Architects

Image by Building-Type, LLC
10/25/19, 1pm - 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Thermal bridging from concrete or metal elements such as steel studs or concrete balconies can significantly reduce the effectiveness of insulation, create cold surfaces where mold can grow, and can...

SSA Sciame Lecture Series: Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours

10/24/19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, The City College of New York, 141 Convent Ave New York, NY 10031
Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours, architect, urban planner, author and professor of architecture, has developed a permanent work on the articulation of scales, defining himself as an architect of the territory.  From the...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

10/24/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, From the Forest to the Floor (AIACED108502) (CEU-104175) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 10/24/19 between...

SEAoNY October Seminar: Built Performance as a measure of Risk

10/22/19, 6:15pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
SEAoNY October Seminar: As Built Performance as a measure of Risk, Capacity and Areas of Structural Weakness This seminar will explain the basic outline of the dynamic behavior of structures,...

Building Health: The Next Frontier

Helen R. Walton Children's Enrichment Center + Early Childhood Initiatives Center. Image: LTL Architects.
10/22/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Current construction practices lead to buildings with short lifespans made from products that contain a range of toxic chemicals, whose toxic afterlives can span millennia, that pollute our homes and...
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AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

10/22/19, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

The Future of the NYC Waterfront: The Lower East River

10/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Access and DevelopmentThe Lower East River has been at the center of the New York City’s development and increased public waterfront access for decades. From the development of Brooklyn Bridge Park...
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National Organization of Minority Architects Conference “Believe the Hype”

The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites all area architects to come join them at their 47th conference (Oct 16-20) at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge...

Remembering the Future: Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World’s Fair

10/20/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet in the cafe at the eastern entrance (Unisphere side) of the Queens Museum of Art
Meet in the cafe at the eastern entrance ( Unisphere side) of the Queens Museum of Art. World’s Fairs have for years offered the chance for architects to explore new concepts and technologies to create memorable,...
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Gateways to New York Boat Tour: The Legacy of Othmar Ammann

10/19/19, 10:15am - 1pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
This special version of our Around Manhattan: Bridges, Infrastructure, and the Evolving City boat tour will focus on the work of Swiss-American structural engineer Othmar H. Ammann, who emigrated to New York...

Leadership and Choice Lecture – Allison Williams, FAIA, Lecture

10/19/19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
We enter this profession with a range of purpose and motivation: social, environmental, policy advocacy, educational, technological, or with a passion for creating beautiful places. Frequently several are intertwined inseparably....

National Organization of Minority Architects Conference “Believe the Hype”

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites all area architects to come join them at their 47th conference (Oct 16-20) at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge...

Expanding FiDi: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor & East River Waterfront

10/19/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.)
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.).  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it also...
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National Organization of Minority Architects Conference “Believe the Hype”

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites all area architects to come join them at their 47th conference (Oct 16-20) at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge...

The Power of Public Space in a Digital Age

Image courtesy of United Nations
10/17/19, 3pm - 6pm
United Nations, Conference Room 11, 46th St & 1st Ave
Due to UN building regulations, registration for this event closes on October 10. Early registration is encouraged. See more details at the bottom of the page.*  Affiliated with UN Habitat...

National Organization of Minority Architects Conference “Believe the Hype”

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge,
The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites all area architects to come join them at their 47th conference (Oct 16-20) at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge...

2019 Tri-State Conference: Breaking Ground

10/17/19, 8am - Saturday, 10/19, 1pm
Albany Capital Center, 55 Eagle Street, Albany, New York 12207
As Architects and AEC professionals, you “break ground” every day envisioning the spaces where we live, work, learn, heal, and play. This collaboration between AIA New Jersey, AIA New York State, and...

National Organization of Minority Architects Conference “Believe the Hype”

10/16/19, 9am - Sunday, 10/20, 10pm
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites all area architects to come join them at their 47th conference (Oct 16-20) at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge...

J. Max Bond Jr. Lecture | Planning to Stay

Photo: Perkins+Will
10/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - The New School
Join the New York Chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (nycoba | NOMA) and the AIANY Diversity & Inclusion Committee for the 2019 J. Max Bond Jr. Lecture....

Naturalness: Design in the Anthropocene – 3:00pm

10/16/19, 3pm - 4pm
Center for Architecture
Architects and designers across the country are invited to participate in the third annual National Day of Learning. With mounting evidence that we are entering a whole new geological epoch—one...

Naturalness: Design in the Anthropocene – 12:30pm

10/16/19, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Center for Architecture
Architects and designers across the country are invited to participate in the third annual National Day of Learning. With mounting evidence that we are entering a whole new geological epoch—one...

AIANY Urban Ecology Boat Tour

10/16/19, 1:45pm - 4:30pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Join AIANY and Classic Harbor Line on this special full circumnavigation of Manhattan, and explore green infrastructure designed to both restore the health and productivity of the region’s marine ecology and...

13th Annual Arthur Rosenblatt Memorial Lecture: Thomas Phifer

Glenstone Museum - The Pavilions. Image by: Iwan Baan
10/15/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee presents its annual lecture on excellence in museum design, this year featuring Thomas Phifer, FAIA, of Thomas Phifer and Partners.  Thomas Phifer founded his New York...
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SoHo: New Architectural Interventions in a Historic District

10/13/19, 10am - 12pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.   The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed...
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Renovating FiDi: Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

10/13/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway, at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church
Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway, at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church.  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it...

Architecture Power Hour: Exploring the Washington Square Neighborhood

10/12/19, 12pm - 1pm
Washington Square Arch
Meet at the Washington Square Arch in Washington Square Park. With a wealth of impressive NYC architecture to explore, it is hard to know where to begin. Look no further...
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NoHo: Contemporary Architecture Amidst Historic Landmarks

10/12/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...
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SSA Sciame Lecture Series: Rahul Mehrotra, Filiep Decorte

10/10/19, 5:30pm - 7pm
The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, The City College of New York, Sciame Auditorium, 141 Convent Ave New York, NY 10031
Rahul Mehrota will be joined in conversation with Filiep Decorte, followed by a response from guest provocateur Deen Sharp. The evening will be moderated by Loukia Tsafoulia and Adjunct Associate...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

10/10/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Engineered Wood Flooring (AIACES106504) (CEU-105085) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 01/17/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

10/8/19, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

The BQE in Context: Communities, Infrastructure and Public Space

Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE). Image: Creative Commons
10/7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This session will serve to educate a wider audience about the 1.5-mile Triple Cantilever section of the Brooklyn Queens Expressway (BQE), built in the 1940s by Robert Moses. This section...

NEW TOUR! No Mean Streets: New Architecture in and Around NoLIta

10/6/19, 11am - 12:30pm
Meet at NW corner of Broadway & Houston St., at side of Crate & Barrel
Meet at NW corner of Broadway & Houston St., at side of Crate & Barrel. This once gritty neighborhood now dubbed NoLIta (North of Little Italy)—and its busy boundary streets,...

AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

10/6/19, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...

Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
10/5/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...
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The Architecture of Bryant Park

10/5/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBGMaxazria..
Meet at NE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street, under the canopy of BCBGMaxazria. Before Bryant Park became New York’s “Living Room” and home to the New York Public Library,...
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Architecture Power Hour: Exploring the Washington Square Neighborhood

10/4/19, 12pm - 1pm
Washington Square Arch
Meet at the Washington Square Arch in Washington Square Park. With a wealth of impressive NYC architecture to explore, it is hard to know where to begin. Look no further...
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Sciame Lecture Series: Deborah Berke

10/3/19, 5:30pm - 7pm
The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, The City College of New York, Sciame Auditorium, 141 Convent Ave New York, NY 10031
Deborah Berke, FAIA, LEED AP, is the founder of the New York-based architecture firm Deborah Berke Partners. Since 1982, the practice has created a body of work with a distinct...

Urban Design Innovation within Air Quality and Urban Heat Island Effect

10/3/19, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Center for Architecture
Across the world cities are trying to tackle the increasing health impacts from air pollution and the urban heat island effect.  Every year, New York City experiences an average of...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

10/1/19, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

In the Wake of the High Line: Far West Village & Hudson Square

9/29/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet in the plaza between the Whitney Museum and the south end of High Line Park.
Meet in the plaza between the Whitney Museum and the south end of High Line Park.  With the departure of commercial shipping and related activity from the Hudson River waterfront,...
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Modern Architecture & Adaptive Re-Use in the West Village & Meatpacking District

9/28/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist.  Discover lesser-known examples of Modern architecture, some stunning new buildings, and...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

9/26/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) (CEU-104158) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on 09/26/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We...

How Low Can We Go – Historic Preservation and Carbon Reduction

St Patrick’s Cathedral, Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects. Image by: Whitney Cox
9/26/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Engaging Strategies For the Preservation of Existing and Historic Buildings in the Age of Resilience and Increasingly Low Carbon Targets Join us for a panel discussion that explores the intersection...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

9/24/19, 7:30pm - 9:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

The Soane Fellowship Lecture – Architects Abroad: Seeing, Drawing, and Traveling

Image Courtesy of Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation
9/23/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Sir John Soane found travel generative to his foundations as an architect, collector, and educator. As a young man, he drew “by the stealth of moonlight” in Pompeii and, near...

Project Tour: Brownstone Townhouse Renovation

Front and Rear Facade. Images by: Ogawa Depardon
9/21/19, 10am - 1pm
125 West 87th Street
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture (WIA) for a tour of a brownstone townhouse renovation in the Upper West Side, hosted by WIA members Ada Ko of Ogawa Depardon Architects and...
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Midtown Modernism Series: The Park Avenue Corridor

9/21/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.) 
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.)  Park Avenue is the epicenter of Corporate Modernism. View three Modern masterpieces by SOM’s...
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Architectural Conservation in Asia: National Experiences and Practice

Image courtesy of John Stubbs
9/20/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The field of architectural conservation has grown more globalized, yet much of its focus has centered on the Western world. This event and discussion, based on the book Architectural Conservation...

Embodied Carbon Network New York: Kickoff Event and Workshop

Embodied Carbon Network Vancouver Event. Image by: Anthony Pak, Priopta.
9/19/19, 1pm - 3pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Join us for the kickoff event for the New York Chapter of the Embodied Carbon Network, a series of organized events to empower building industry professionals to advance towards the...
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Experience Healthe by Lighting Science

9/19/19, 6pm - 8:30pm
New York Digital
Please join us for an evening presentation and reception to learn how lighting impacts our health and wellness. Industry experts in circadian lighting will present (earn 1 LU) followed by...

Embodied Carbon Part 1: The Blind Spot of the Building Industry

Visualization of LCA results showing the embodied carbon of different materials used in an office building. Image by: Anthony Pak
9/19/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Our industry mostly ignores embodied carbon, even though it will account for almost half of total new global construction emissions between now and 2050. This lecture will provide an overview...

Building Science Days 2019: High Performance, Energy Efficiency & Sustainability

Image by Floriane Vita on Unsplash
9/19/19, 8:30am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
Join the AIANY Building Enclosure Council for two consecutive seminars with renowned building scientists Dr. John Straube and Dr. Joseph Lstiburek. With their combined expertise, Straube and Lstiburek will help...

The Architect’s Challenge: Work/Family Balance

Image by: Sofia Zimmerman
9/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
We are pleased to announce that Billie Tsien and Tod Williams have recently joined as panelists for this program. “The Architect’s Challenge: Work/Life Balance” is a behind-the-scenes professional practice panel organized by the AIANY...

Building Science Days 2019: High Performance, Energy Efficiency & Sustainability

Image by Floriane Vita on Unsplash
9/18/19, 8:30am - Thursday, 9/19, 5pm
Center for Architecture
Join the AIANY Building Enclosure Council for two consecutive seminars with renowned building scientists Dr. John Straube and Dr. Joseph Lstiburek. With their combined expertise, Straube and Lstiburek will help...

Building Enclosure Excellence and How to Achieve it

9/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
A panel of experts will present and discuss design and construction solutions to common building envelope conditions in multifamily and commercial buildings. They will address the considerable challenges faced by...
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Reinventing Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda

Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Restoration by John G. Waite Associates. Image: Anna Wesolowska Photography
9/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a panel organized by the AIANY Historic Buildings Committee. Project leads from John G. Waite Associates, Architects and additional project team members on the preservation and...

TORCH Mentorship Program – Community Engagement and Social Responsibility

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
9/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Häfele Showroom, 20 West 22nd Street, Suite 201, New York, NY 10010
Community Engagement and Social Responsibility: Learning Leadership How do architects participate in the community outside of their firms? The fourth panel of the 2019 TORCH Mentorship program explores how architects...
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Innovation in Action Design Symposium & Trade Show

9/17/19, 8:15am - 5pm
Bell Works Metroburb
Bell Works Metroburb in Holmdel, formerly Bell Labs, one of the last buildings of acclaimed architect Eero Saarinen’s career, is the site of this year’s Design Symposium & Trade Show....

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

9/17/19, 7:30pm - 9:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful ten-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset.   From the time the...

Defining Design Excellence in the Era of Climate Change

SUNY ESF Gateway Center by Architerra, a 2014 Top Ten recipient. Image by: David Lamb Photography.
9/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
With the recent adoption of the AIA Resolution for Urgent and Sustained Climate Action, “design excellence” for our profession has been redefined to align with the COTE Top Ten Measures....
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Battery Park City: Creating a New Neighborhood

9/15/19, 10:30am - 1pm
 Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park. (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage)
Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage). After more than four decades of planning and construction, Battery Park...

9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center: Architecture, Urban Planning and History

9/14/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul's Chapel)
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul’s Chapel)   Rebuilding the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks has been a...

Cocktails & Conversation: Wendy Evans Joseph and Rosalie Genevro

9/13/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Center for Architecture
Cocktails & Conversation is a series of dialogues about design that joins an architect with a critic, journalist, curator, or architectural historian to discuss current architecture design issues. Each program...

Mobility + Spatial Agency: Autonomy in the New Urban Interface

Image by: John Schettino
9/12/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Urban mobility has always been mediated by layers of technologies, services, and organizations, but today’s accelerated transitions to digital platforms heighten the urgency for critical perspectives on the practical effects...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

9/12/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material (AIACES106502) (CEU-102883) and How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on 09/12/19...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

9/10/19, 7:30pm - 9:45pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Building on the successful 10-year collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line, this new architecture boat tour capitalizes on the remarkable skyline of Manhattan after sunset. From the time the...

Big Ideas: Finalists’ Presentations

9/9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a related program for the exhibition Big Ideas Small Lots. The finalists of the Big Ideas for Small Lots NYC competition, organized by AIA New York and the NYC...

Fall Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant (CPHD/C) Training

9/9/19, 9am - Friday, 9/13, 5pm
Building Energy Exchange
NAPHN’s Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant course is the premier training program for Passive House building professionals. Supported by a 25+ year history of global technical leadership by the Passive House...

Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant Training

9/9/19, 9am - Friday, 9/13, 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609, New York, NY
NAPHN’s Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant course is the premier training program for Passive House building professionals. Supported by a 25+ year history of global technical leadership by the Passive House...

Roosevelt Island: 1970s “New Town in Town,” Cornell Tech & Four Freedoms Park

9/8/19, 11am - 1:30pm
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.  
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.   View a sampling of buildings spanning four centuries on the island formerly known first as Blackwell’s Island, later Welfare Island, and—since 1973—Roosevelt...
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Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

9/8/19, 1pm - 3pm
William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Sts
Meet at the William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Streets. Amidst the Upper East Side’s celebrated array of Beaux...
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NYU & Washington Square: Changing Strategies of Growth and Design

9/7/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet at Washington Square Arch, Fifth Ave. & Washington Square North.  
Meet at Washington Square Arch, Fifth Ave. & Washington Square North   Spanning more than a century, New York University’s growth around Washington Square has followed a variety of strategies: repurposing...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

9/5/19, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...

Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen Featuring Signe Nielsen

9/5/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...

Renovating FiDi: Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

8/25/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway; UPDATE: meet at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church
Meet at Trinity Church at Wall Street & Broadway; UPDATE: meet at the temporary entrance on the north side of the Church. While the Financial District is widely known for...

New Tour! The Cool Green Edge: Central Park West

8/25/19, 5pm - 6:30pm
Meet at the Northeast corner of Central Park West and West 72nd Street.
Meet at the Northeast corner of Central Park West and West 72nd Street. What better way to enjoy the cool breezes of a summer evening than at the cool green...

Midtown Modernism Series: East 42nd Street, the United Nations and Vicinity

8/24/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal.  View some of Midtown’s most distinctive buildings and interiors, ranging...
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New Tour! The Architecture of Bryant Park

8/24/19, 11am - 1pm
Meet at SE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street
Meet at SE Corner of Fifth Avenue and East 40th Street Before Bryant Park became New York’s “Living Room” and home to the New York Public Library, it served as...

Scaling Up, Scaling Down

8/22/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Organized by the AIANY Professional Practice Committee, this event is part of the AIANY Summer Practice Series, a summer-long series of weekly programs looking at topics across practice areas, with a focus...

Think Tank New York: Hotel Design in the Urban Context

8/22/19, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Stonehill Taylor, 31 West 27th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10001
Join Metropolis and Stonehill Taylor for a Think Tank discussion on Hotel Design in the Urban Context. Urban environments, with the diversity of cultures they cater to and represent, pose...

Firm Handbook and Best Practices for Office Policies

8/21/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
In the wake of the #MeToo movement in the architecture community, and with the release of Part I of the AIA Guides for Equitable Practice, many firms are revisiting their...

Battery Park City: Creating a New Neighborhood

8/18/19, 10:30am - 1pm
 Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park. (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage)
Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage). After more than four decades of planning and construction, Battery Park...

AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

8/18/19, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...

Midtown Modernism Series: The Park Avenue Corridor

8/17/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.) 
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.)  Park Avenue is the epicenter of Corporate Modernism. View three Modern masterpieces by SOM’s...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

8/15/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 08/15/19 between...

Going Somewhere In-Between

Image by: AIANY New Practices Committee
8/14/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Organized by the AIANY New Practices Committee, “Alone Together & Somewhere In-Between: Modes of Practice in Contemporary Architecture” is a three-part series of panel discussions delving deeper into the way...

Expanding FiDi: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor & East River Waterfront

8/11/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.)
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.).  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it also...

The Transformation of Times Square and 42nd Street

8/10/19, 10am - 12pm
Northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway.
Meet at the northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by the Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway. The Times Square “bowtie” and the area known as the “Deuce” (42nd...

Midtown Modernism Series: On and Off East 57th Street

8/10/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), near Fifth Ave. and 59th St., across from Plaza Hotel
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, across from the Plaza Hotel.  Using East 57th Street as a backdrop, experience the evolution of...
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NoHo: Contemporary Architecture Amidst Historic Landmarks

8/4/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...

Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

8/3/19, 1pm - 3pm
William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Sts
Meet at the William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Streets.   Amidst the Upper East Side’s celebrated array of...
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SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

8/1/19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.   The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed...
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Madison Avenue: High Fashion and Historic Preservation

Photo: Courtesy of Madison Avenue BID.
8/1/19, 5pm - 7pm
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd floor
Meet at the Madison Avenue BID offices, 29 East 61 Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10065. Join AIANY and the Madison Avenue BID as we discover the history behind...

Marketing & Communication Strategies for Print Media

7/30/19, 8am - 10:30am
Steelcase
Organized by the AIANY Marketing and Communications Committee, this event is part of the AIANY Summer Practice Series, a summer-long series of weekly programs that focus on the challenges of small- to...

Experiments in Design: 20 Years of the MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program

2019 Winner of MoMA PS1's 20th-annual Young Architects Program, Hórama Rama by Pedro & Juana. Image by: Kris Graves
7/30/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Since its inception twenty years ago by MoMA and MoMA PS1, the Young Architects Program (YAP) has been committed to offering emerging architectural talent the opportunity to design a temporary...

Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

7/28/19, 1pm - 3:30pm
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.     Best known...
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New Tour! The Cool Green Edge: Riverside Drive

7/28/19, 5pm - 6:30pm
Meet at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument at Riverside Drive and West 89th Street.
Meet at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument at Riverside Drive and West 89th Street. What better way to enjoy the cool breezes of a summer evening than at the cool...

Modern Architecture & Adaptive Re-Use in the West Village & Meatpacking District

7/27/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist.  Discover lesser-known examples of Modern architecture, some stunning new buildings, and...
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Plaza Life Revisited: Field Guide Release

7/25/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for the release of Field Guide to Life in Urban Plazas. The guide outlines a research effort focused on New York City, the primary location of urbanist William...

Summer Celebration at COOKFOX Architects: Biophilic Design, Health & Wellness

COOKFOX Architects, office on W 57th St. Image by: Eric Laignel
7/24/19, 6pm - 8pm
COOKFOX Architects at 250 W 57th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10107
Interior design leaders from COOKFOX Architects will present the work of COOKFOX through the lens of high-performance and biophilic design. COOKFOX has built their practice around a critical goal: to create...
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Designing New York: Prefabrication in the Public Realm

Image by: Garrison Architects and nArchitects
7/23/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a roundtable discussion to address the future of prefabrication in New York City, with a focus on how prefabrication practices can be applied to small-scale urban infrastructure...
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Doing Business with DDC

7/22/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As the primary capital construction project manager for the City of New York, the NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) builds and renovates many of the civic facilities New...
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SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

7/21/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.   The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed...
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The Architecture of Park Avenue South

7/20/19, 11am - 1pm
SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue; meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris Building
Meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris building, SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue.   Park Avenue below Grand Central Terminal and Park Avenue South (formerly...

Midtown Modernism Series: Crosstown Section, 53rd Street East to West

7/20/19, 10:30am - 1pm
VENUE CHANGE: Meet at the entrance to Greenacre Park, 217 E. 51 St. between 2nd and 3rd Aves.
PLEASE NOTE: THE MEETING LOCATION FOR THIS TOUR HAS BEEN CHANGED. Meet at the entrance to Greenacre Park, 217 E. 51 St. between 2nd and 3rd Aves.  View a variety...
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AIANY Women in Architecture Boat Tour

7/20/19, 10:15am - 1pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers (Pier 62), near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a special networking architecture cruise focused on a wide range of waterfront projects designed or built by women. AIANY guide Julie Engh, Assoc....

PERSPECTIVE USA 2019

7/18/19, 8am - 6:30pm
New York Marriot Downtown
Perspective USA is an annual forum on Architecture and Interior Design organized by THE PLAN ( Gruppo Maggioli), launched in 2013 and now at its 6th consecutive annual edition. Taking...

Integrated Design Services for the Digital Age

Image by: Kieran Timberlake
7/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This presentation will focus on the practice of collaborative “integration” in research, during design, via project delivery, and in verification of project performance. The firms of Kieran Timberlake and BurroHappold...
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Going Together

Image by: AIANY New Practices Committee
7/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Organized by the AIANY New Practices Committee, “Alone, Together & Somewhere In-Between: Modes of Practice in Contemporary Architecture” is a three-part series of panel discussions delving deeper into the way...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

7/18/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES101501) (CEU-105082) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 07/18/19...

AIANY Women in Architecture Firm Tours

7/17/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Various venues
Join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for office tours of Susan T. Rodriguez Architecture • Design, Weiss/Manfredi, and CannonDesign. Each tour will start with a brief presentation about their...

Climate Change and Health through the Lens of the Built Environment

Image by: Sarah Ruel-Bergeron
7/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This event is sold out. To add your name to the waitlist, please click here  Join us for a panel discussion on the effects of climate change on health, and...
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Visible City: Reading Transportation and Infrastructure Systems

Visible City. Image by: AIANY Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
7/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Some of the most fascinating and frustrating aspects of transportation infrastructure often emerge when trying to get a grasp on large systems. Whether the need for understanding takes place while...

ENYA Beyond the Boards: The Midtown Mile

Penn Station - Rendering courtesy Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
7/16/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
SOM, 14 Wall St 25th Flr, New York, NY 10005
“The Midtown Mile” is the next presentation in the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA)‘s “Beyond the Boards” series. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill‘s leadership will profile their firm and design process before focusing...
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Topiary Tango Talk

7/15/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
What is topiary and why are we talking about it? Join us this evening for a playfully serious look into the horticultural practice of trimming bushes into geometric shapes. Presented...

9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center: Architecture, Urban Planning and History

7/14/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul's Chapel)
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul’s Chapel)   Rebuilding the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks has been a...

NoHo: Contemporary Architecture amidst Historic Landmarks

7/13/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. PLEASE NOTE: This tour uses content presented on our previously-titled Architecture on Cooper Square,...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

7/13/19, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...

Modeling 203: ASHRAE 90.1 Modeling for LEED v4, ENERGY STAR Multifamily High Rise, and Code Compliance

7/10/19, 9am - Thursday, 7/11, 5pm
NYSERDA
This sixteen hour (2 day) hands-on training develops the technical skills necessary for modeling commercial and multifamily buildings in the new version of eQUEST following the requirements of ASHRAE Standard...

Modeling 101: Energy Modeling for Code Compliance, High Performance Buildings, and Building Retrofits

7/9/19, 9am - 5pm
NYSERDA
This eight hour (1 day) training familiarizes building professionals including architects, engineers, building code officials and incentive program administrators with the fundamental concepts of whole building energy simulation, the energy...

Powerful Tools for Successful Digital Marketing & Communication Strategies

7/9/19, 8am - 11am
Steelcase
Organized by the AIANY Marketing and Communications Committee, this event is part of the AIANY Summer Practice Series; a summer-long series of weekly programs looking at topics across practice areas with...

The Economics of Making a Public Building

7/9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a related program for Mapping Community: Public Investment in NYC. How does New York City plan its capital projects and then turn those from a budget...

The Changing Face of North Midtown: Crosstown Below the Park

7/7/19, 10:30am - 1pm
The North side of the Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza (across from the Plaza Hotel)
Meet at the North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Ave. & 59th St., across from the Plaza Hotel.  Much of the new construction in Midtown Manhattan...

In the Wake of the High Line: Far West Village & Hudson Square

7/6/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet in the plaza between the Whitney Museum and the south end of High Line Park.
Meet in the plaza between the Whitney Museum and the south end of High Line Park.  With the departure of commercial shipping and related activity from the Hudson River waterfront,...

Open House Party and Tour in Dutchess County

Photo: Peter Aaron
7/5/19, 10am - 1pm
Summer House in Dutchess County
Please join the AIANY Custom Residential Architects Network Committee (CRAN) in bucolic Dutchess County for its inaugural Open House Summer Party, featuring the home of Dennis Wedlick, FAIA, of BarlisWedlick Architects!...
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Design Assist: Team-Driven Project Delivery Methods

7/2/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
With buildings becoming increasingly complex, many assemblies and components require an additional level of coordination and technical expertise to ensure a successful outcome. Often, this is best delivered though a...

Private Tour: Hórama Rama by Pedro & Juana at MoMA PS1

Hórama Rama by Pedro & Juana. Image: MoMA
7/1/19, 6pm - 8pm
MoMA PS1
Join the AIANY Interiors Committee for a private tour of MoMA PS1’s Young Architect’s Program’s (YAP) temporary outdoor installation followed by a reception at Stickbulb showroom. This year’s installation is...

Roosevelt Island: 1970s “New Town in Town,” Cornell Tech & Four Freedoms Park

6/30/19, 11am - 1:30pm
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.  
Meet at Roosevelt Island Tram Station on Roosevelt Island.   View a sampling of buildings spanning four centuries on the island formerly known first as Blackwell’s Island, later Welfare Island, and—since 1973—Roosevelt...
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NYU & Washington Square: Changing Strategies of Growth and Design

6/29/19, 11am - 1pm
Meet at Washington Square Arch, Fifth Ave. & Washington Square North.  
Meet at Washington Square Arch, Fifth Ave. & Washington Square North   Spanning more than a century, New York University’s growth around Washington Square has followed a variety of strategies: repurposing...
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Annual Hamptons Tour: Wuehrer House – a Record Houses 2019 Winner

Wuehrer House. Image by: Nic Lehoux
6/29/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Wuehrer House
Join the AIANY Interiors Committee in Amagansett, NY for the Annual Hamptons Tour. This year’s tour will take participants to Wuehrer house, designed by Jerome Engelking and built in 2018. Located...
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Back to CON Basics

6/27/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the AIANY Design for Health Committee when we explore the Certificate of Need (CON) process in New York State.  The Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI) Guidelines for Design and Construction...

Tour of the Flatiron Institute: Design as Catalyst for Collaboration

Flatiron Institute. Image by: Perkins Eastman
6/27/19, 6pm - 8pm
Flatiron Institute, 162 Fifth Avenue (Entrance on 21st Street, just West of Fifth Avenue)
Join us for a tour of the Flatiron Institute, which was launched to advance scientific research through computational methods, including data analysis, theory, modeling, and simulation. The institute, an internal research...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

6/27/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) (CEU-104158) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on 06/27/19 between 1PM-230PM at...

Karen Braitmayer: A Profile in Accessible Practice

Karen Braitmayer, FAIA, Founder and Managing Partner, Studio Pacifica. Image by: Daniel Sheehan
6/25/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Architect Karen Braitmayer, FAIA, has been named the 2019 recipient of the prestigious AIA Whitney M. Young Jr Award. The Seattle-based architect has been recognized by the Institute for her...

Midtown Modernism Series: On and Off East 57th Street

6/23/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), near Fifth Ave. and 59th St., across from Plaza Hotel
Meet at North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, across from the Plaza Hotel.  Using East 57th Street as a backdrop, experience the evolution of...
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Museums Without Buildings

Photo: Yona Friedman, rue Denis Papin à Pantin, CNEAI
6/22/19, 11am - 3pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a workshop led by the team from Cneai= Paris, based around the theories and manifestos of Yona Friedman. Visitors young and old will join forces to assemble hula...

Yona Friedman’s Lexicon

Photo: Yona Friedman, rue Denis Papin à Pantin, CNEAI
6/21/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a video presentation about the life and work of Yona Friedman, followed by a discussion with Kenneth Frampton. Sylvie Boulanger, Director of Cneai, and Nicholas Vargelis, Visual...

CityPride: Tracing LGBTQ Spaces

CityPride by Elisa Holland
6/20/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Diversity and Inclusion Committee for a walking tour of the Stonewall Uprising before this panel. Sign up for the tour here.  In honor of the 50th...

Organizing Against Evictions: Strategies from Women Leaders of Rio de Janeiro

Santa Marta. Image by: Antoine Horenbeek
6/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This event will share strategies and stories from a unique inside look at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the heart of its favelas, offering urban planners and human rights activists...

Special Briefing: New York’s Next Comprehensive Waterfront Plan

6/18/19, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
New York City has officially kicked off the planning stages for the next Comprehensive Waterfront Plan. Published every ten years, the Comprehensive Waterfront Plan outlines the strategic vision of the...

How to Structure Your Architecture Firm When One of Your Partners is Un-Licensed

6/18/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for this legal program “How to Structure your Architecture Firm When one of your Partners is Un-Licensed.” During this informative program, attorneys Melissa Billig, Warren Friss and...

CityPride: Creating LGBTQ Spaces

CityPride by Elisa Holland
6/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The New York metro area has a diverse range of buildings and structures where LGBTQ people gather to find support, safety, community, and pride. A panel of architects who designed recent projects...

Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

6/16/19, 1pm - 3:30pm
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Meet at the Peace Fountain east of the intersection of West 111th Street & Amsterdam Avenue on the grounds of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.     Best known...
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Midtown Modernism Series: Crosstown Section, 53rd Street East to West

6/15/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at northeast corner of Third Avenue & 52nd St. (in front of 875 Third Ave.) 
Meet at northeast corner of Third Avenue & 52nd St. (in front of 875 Third Ave.)  View a variety of classic Modern, late Modern and Postmodern designs by SOM, Philip...
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ASCEND 2019: NYC’s Building Innovation Conference

6/14/19, 8am - 5pm
The Times Center
NYC’s Building Innovation Conference will explore the ways to ascend new heights and build smarter, faster, and bolder in today’s construction environment. More than just a conference, ASCEND 2019 will...

Cocktails & Conversation: Mehrdad Yazdani and Sam Lubell

CJ Blossom Park, South Korea by CannonDesign. Image by: Tim Griffith
6/14/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Center for Architecture
Created by the AIANY Architecture Dialogue Committee, Cocktails & Conversation is a series of dialogues about design that joins an architect with a critic, journalist, curator, or architectural historian to...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

6/13/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Please join us for our two credit courses: Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material (AIACES106502) (CEU-102883) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 06/13/19 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown...

Going Alone

6/12/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Organized by the AIANY New Practices Committee, “Alone, Together & Somewhere In-Between: Modes of Practice in Contemporary Architecture” is a three-part series of panel discussions delving deeper into the way...

Dining & Dialogue: Industry Kitchen

Image by: Paul Johnson
6/12/19, 6pm - 8:30pm
Industry Kitchen: 70 South Street, New York, NY 10038
Bringing together architectural and culinary enthusiasts, this series explores the intersection between design, branding, storytelling and marketing a concept. Join us for a communal meal where we feast, drink, and...
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Building Enclosure Design Flaws and How to Avoid Them

6/11/19, 6pm - 8pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
A panel of experts will present and discuss solutions to common building envelope design flaws in multifamily and commercial buildings. They will address the considerable challenges faced by architects as...
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New York’s Civic Center: History, Urban Development & Architecture

6/9/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Jacob Mould Fountain, City Hall Park, at the north side of the fountain in City Hall Park
Meet at the north side of the fountain in City Hall Park.  Explore the rich history of New York’s Civic Center area, with a focus on urban planning, development, and architecture. From City Hall Park to...

The High Line, Hudson River Park, and New Architecture in West Chelsea

6/9/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 23rd Street (west side of 11th Ave).
Meet in Chelsea Waterside Park at the end of West 22 Street (west side of 11th Ave). The creation of Hudson River Park and High Line Park in the waterfront...
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Architecture on Cooper Square, Bond Street, Lafayette Street, and the Bowery

6/8/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave
Meet at the south facade of the Cooper Union Foundation Building, between Cooper Square & Bowery/3rd Ave. Explore a diverse range of recent and historic architecture on Cooper Square, Bond...
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AIA Conference on Architecture 2019

6/6/19, 8am - Saturday, 6/8, 8pm
Las Vegas, NV
Every year the Conference on Architecture travels to an iconic city for three immersive days of what’s new and now in architecture and design. In 2019, we’re heading to Las...

Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance

6/6/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Floods are the #1 natural disaster in the United States as all 50 states have experienced floods or flash floods. To protect the health, safety, and welfare of residential and...

The Forensics of Architecture: CSI of Buildings

Image by: KELRA
6/5/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The practice of forensic architecture is an investigative process that involves the examination of issues or claims made during design, construction, and once the building is completed. Most problems a...

Mies Van der Rohe’s Tugendhat House

Tugendhat House by Mies Van der Rohe. Photo by: David Zidlicky
6/3/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Mies Van der Rohe’s Tugendhat House in Brno, Czech Republic, is a preeminent example of early modernist design. Van der Rohe designed the house, which was completed in 1930, at...

Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

6/2/19, 1pm - 3pm
William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Sts
Meet at the William Tecumseh Sherman Monument in Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), west of Fifth Avenue between 59th & 60th Streets. Amidst the Upper East Side’s celebrated array of Beaux...
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Battery Park City: Creating a New Neighborhood

6/1/19, 10:30am - 1pm
 Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park. (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage)
Meet at the portal of Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park (between Battery Park and the Museum of Jewish Heritage). After more than four decades of planning and construction, Battery Park...
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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

6/1/19, 9:45am - 12:30pm
Boat departs from Chelsea Piers, near 22nd St. on the Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)
Come witness one of the most remarkable land reclamation projects in history. This extended AIANY architecture boat tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited “backstage pass” to experience...

Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus

Image: Icarus Films
5/30/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us in celebrating the 100th anniversary of Walter Gropius’ Bauhaus with this documentary exploring the history, present, and future of the utopian design and architecture school and communal social...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

5/30/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) (CEU-103071) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on...

Justice by Design: Transitioning to Borough-Based Justice Facilities

5/29/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a viewing of the short documentary Justice by Design. The film focuses on the move from Rikers Island to a borough-based jails as part of New York City’s...

Shaping Public Space: First Results

5/29/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
What is Public Space? What makes a space public?  What is your favorite public space? At the Venice Biennale in 2016 and again in 2018, APT Architecture asked these and...

The Quantified City: Impacts on the Urban Context

The Quantified City. Image: Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky
5/28/19, 5pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This panel will be preceded by a creative (re)mixer and cocktail hour from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Entitled ‘Design Against Extinction’ and orchestrated by Terreform ONE, the event will...

What’s New with BIM 360 Design?

5/28/19, 12pm - 1pm
2 Oliver St., New York, NY 10038
Collaborate in real-time on multidiscipline Revit models with anyone, anytime, from anywhere in BIM 360 Design. Eliminate costly delays, maximize your talent pool, and reduce friction from disparate collaboration solutions....

Midtown Modernism Series: The Park Avenue Corridor

5/25/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.) 
Meet at southeast corner of Park Avenue & 47th St. (in front of 245 Park Ave.)  Park Avenue is the epicenter of Corporate Modernism. View three Modern masterpieces by SOM’s...
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Livable Cities for the 21st Century: The International Perspective

5/23/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for an evening with Jan Gehl, Hon. FAIA. Gehl is a Danish architect and urban design consultant whose life work has centered around pedestrian and cycling-oriented urban design. Gehl...
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FutureNOW: Re-imagining Practice Redux

Image: AIANY Emerging New York Architects
5/23/19, 6pm - 8pm
KPF, 11 West 42nd Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10036
Reviewing Implementation Strategies for New Technologies  Please join us to further discuss the ideas presented during the March 2019 FutureNOW symposium.* The redux will feature highlights from the symposium presentations...
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One Learning Environment for Every Child

Image by: Reiko Shimokura
5/23/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Knoll New York Showroom, 1330 6th Ave, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10019
How spaces for active learning in mainstream schools can allow children with special education needs (SEN) to learn with their friends. The transition towards competency-based education requires us to rethink...

MENY Open Meeting

5/22/19, 5:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Topic: Effective Design of Earth Retention and Slope Stabilization – Case Study Schedule:Refreshment starts at 5:30 PM Presentation will start at 6:00 PM Speaker:Nasr Sheta, Ph.D., P.E. (NY, NJ, DE) Commissioner at...

EDRA50 Brooklyn – Sustainable Urban Environments: Research, Design and Planning for the Next 50 Years

5/22/19, 9am - Sunday, 5/26, 3pm
5 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Join researchers and practitioners with a shared belief in shaping urban design and changing environmental behavior at the global scale. One-of-a-kind networking opportunities, educational seminars tailored exclusively for those in...

Build Yourself Workshop: Setting Ambitious & Creative Career Goals

5/22/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Women often sell themselves short—what Sheryl Sandberg, author of Lean In calls the “leadership ambition gap.” In this interactive workshop, we break down why that gap exists, and how women...

TORCH Mentorship Program – Communicating Architecture

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
5/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Communicating Architecture: How to Tell A Compelling Story At the beginning of every project there is a story; an effective one requires a narrative that responds to more than just a...
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What’s New with AutoCAD 2020?

5/21/19, 12pm - Wednesday, 5/22, 1pm
Online Webinar
AutoCAD 2020 includes specialized software (toolsets) as one application that can be installed separately to access various AutoCAD vertical products including AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD...

Low Carbon Comfort – Electrifying HVAC with Variable Refrigerant Flow Technology

Image: Rusk Renovations and Lynn Fritzlen Architect
5/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems have been used since the 1980s. Their space and energy saving characteristics have taken on a new meaning in the context of global climate challenges....

Expanding the Financial District: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor

5/19/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.)
Meet at Water St. & Pine St., in plaza south of Wall Street Plaza (88 Pine St.).  While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it also...
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Midtown Modernism Series: East 42nd Street, the United Nations and Vicinity

5/18/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal
Meet at Park Ave. & 42nd St, at east side of cafe in Pershing Square, across from Grand Central Terminal.  View some of Midtown’s most distinctive buildings and interiors, ranging...
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Art Omi: Architecture Tour

Zoid by architects LevenBetts. Photo by: Bryan Zimmerman
5/18/19, 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...

Leadership Breakfast with Claire Weisz, FAIA

5/17/19, 8am - 9am
Center for Architecture
Please join the Women in Architecture Committee for the Spring installment of our Leadership Breakfast series. Claire Weisz, FAIA, Principal in Charge at WXY, will discuss her career and recent projects. Speaker:...
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2019 Gil Oberfield Memorial Lecture: Annabelle Selldorf

Image: Selldorf Architects
5/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The annual Oberfield lecture was founded as a memorial to Gil Oberfield, AIA, former member and chair of the AIANY Interiors Committee. The lecture brings to the podium speakers whose...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

5/16/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Please join us for our two credit courses: It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on...

Lighting Landmarks in New York City

Photo by: Shutterstock
5/15/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Hosted by the AIANY Building Codes Committee, the AIANY Historic Buildings Committee, and Illuminating Engineering Society NYC’s (IESNYC) Lighting Council, this program will present a panel of lighting designers and...
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Collecting and Living with Danish Modern: Crafting Modern Lifestyle

5/14/19, 6pm - 8pm
The Center for Architecture
Danish Modern has found its way into millions of homes across the globe, shaping the taste of the public away from antiques into the modern. In its heyday, it was...
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What’s New with Revit 2020?

5/14/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Revit 2020 comes through with new features and enhancements that help AEC teams deliver projects more productively. Join this webinar as Roger Liucci of Microsol Resources shares what’s new in...

Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen Featuring Michael Kimmelman

5/13/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something...

Renovating FiDi: Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

5/12/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at Wall Street & Broadway in front of Trinity Church
Meet at Wall Street & Broadway in front of Trinity Church   While the Financial District is widely known for its historic architecture, it also boasts a variety of distinctive Modern...
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9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center: Architecture, Urban Planning and History

5/11/19, 10am - 12pm
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul's Chapel)
Meet at the southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Street (by St. Paul’s Chapel)   Rebuilding the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks has been a...
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Kew Gardens: A Small English Tudor Community With Big History

5/11/19, 11am - 2pm
Meet at the Statue of Job in Forest Park near the Overlook; slightly west of 80th Road and Park Lane South
Meet at the Statue of Job in Forest Park near the Overlook; slightly west of 80th Road and Park Lane South (Google: Statue of Job, Richmond Hill, NY 11418)  Join guest...

Fundamentals of Photoluminescent Egress Systems

IllumiTread in the dark. Image: Marty Hughes, Balco
5/9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Photoluminescent (PL) egress systems are non-electric, illuminated routing markers that provide an intuitive path that can be easily followed during an emergency evacuation of a building. This course will instruct...

New York Digital Design Community

Image: Andrew Haas
5/9/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
WeWork, 115 W 18th St, 6th Floor
The New York Digital Design Community is a forum that focuses on showcasing technology-driven design by leading New York individuals, practices and universities. It is dedicated to disseminating the application...
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Prefabrication in Practice

Buckminster Fuller, Prefabricated Bathroom 1938. Image: Wikimedia Commons
5/8/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The integration of design and construction of modular principals and prefabricated processes into the built environment has a long history, filled with successes as well as missed opportunities and setbacks....

NYLON #15: Design Quality and Public Housing

5/8/19, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
With London witnessing a resurgent public sector with improved capabilities, funding avenues, and delivery mechanisms at hand, it is critical that any new public housing shifts existing negative perceptions. At...

What’s New with Autodesk Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection

5/7/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Technology is radically changing the way designs are envisioned, reviewed, and built. As physical and digital technology come together to create endless possibilities for designing buildings, it’s important to embrace...

Downtown Terra-Cotta

5/4/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
The Potter Building, 38 Park Row at Beekman Street
Meet in front of the Potter Building, 38 Park Row at Beekman Street. Before New York’s tallest towers were sheathed in glass, they were clad in clay. Terra-Cotta, or “fired...
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Cocktails & Conversation: Toshiko Mori and Fred Bernstein

Fass School. Photo: Sofia Verzbolovskis
5/3/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Cocktails & Conversation is a series of dialogues about design that joins an architect with a critic, journalist, curator, or architectural historian to discuss current architecture design issues. Each program...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

5/2/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses: Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES101501) (CEU-105082) and Wood Flooring Species (AIACES106501) (CEU-104025) on 05/02/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor...

Energy and Climate Analysis Tools for Architects

Photo by: Ladybug Tools
4/30/19, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
The workshop will begin by taking a hands-on approach towards environmental design questions by having participants follow along with the creation of customized climate graphics in the Grasshopper visual scripting...

SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

4/28/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Meet at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place. The SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District, created in 1973, is dominated by innovative and remarkably intact mid-19th century architecture.  Originally designed for...
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Project Tour: City Tech

City Tech by Perkins Eastman. Image: Andrew Rugge
4/27/19, 1pm - 3pm
New York City College of Technology, "City Tech"
Please join AIANY Women in Architecture Committee on a tour of City Tech, a new facility for the New York College of Technology in Brooklyn, NY. The tour will be...
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Richmond Hill North: A Victorian Village in the Center of Queens

4/27/19, 11am - 2pm
Meet at the My Buddy Statue in Forest Park
Meet at the My Buddy Statue in Forest Park; Myrtle Avenue and Park Lane South (Google: My Buddy Statue Richmond Hill, NY 11418)  Join guest guide William Gati for this...

Passive House Primer at BE-Ex

4/26/19, 12:30am - 1:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
BE-Ex for the Passive House Primer—an engaging, one-hour seminar on Passive House fundamentals and their application in the NYC market. Available as a free session at the Building Energy Exchange,...

Envisioning the Integrated Academic Medical Center

Mayo Clinic Destination Medical Center. Image: Perkins Eastman
4/25/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a talk about the integration of academic, research, and clinical environments and how these functions are tied to and reflected in the design of academic medical center (AMC)...

Games, Gossip, and Greeting: Seniors’ Uses of Public Space

Image: Karolina Grabowska
4/23/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This panel will focus on public open space design that meets the health and recreational needs of urban seniors as they age-in-place in their neighborhoods. Recent case studies of innovative...

AIANY Earth Day Urban Ecology Boat Tour

4/22/19, 1:45pm - 4:30pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
Don’t miss the first-annual Earth Day boat tour, a collaboration between AIANY and Classic Harbor Line focusing on issues of urban ecology! Join us on this special full circumnavigation of Manhattan...

Remembering the Future: Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World’s Fair

4/21/19, 1pm - 3pm
Meet in the cafe at the eastern entrance (Unisphere side) of the Queens Museum of Art
Meet in the cafe at the eastern entrance ( Unisphere side) of the Queens Museum of Art. World’s Fairs have for years offered the chance for architects to explore new concepts and technologies to create memorable,...
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The Architecture of Park Avenue South

4/20/19, 11am - 1pm
SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue; meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris Building
Meet inside the atrium space of the Philip Morris building, SW corner of 42nd Street and Park Avenue.   Park Avenue below Grand Central Terminal and Park Avenue South (formerly...
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The X Factor of R Value: Avoiding Toxic Chemicals in Insulation and Air Sealing Materials

4/18/19, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Robust evidence demonstrates that weatherization and energy efficiency upgrades can significantly and positively impact residents’ thermal stress, asthma symptoms, and energy costs. What is far less understood, however, are the...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

4/18/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses,Wood Flooring Trends-Wide & Long Planks (AIACES109502) (CEU-105205) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 04/18/19 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown Floor...

Passive House Fenestration Solutions in Commercial Applications

4/18/19, 12:30pm - 2pm
Adler Windows Showroom, 350 7th Avenue, Suite 1103/1105, New York, NY 10001
Adler Windows has invited INTUS Windows to our showroom on April 18th to present their seminar Passive House Fenestration Solutions in Commercial Applications. Learn about the growing demand for passive...

Firestop Submittal Review

4/16/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This class is designed to help you evaluate a firestop submittal more quickly, completely, and confidently; then take that information into the field during a site walk and identify any...
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SEAoNY April Seminar: Understanding the Old to Design the New

4/16/19, 6:15pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Understanding the Old to Design the New: Revisiting Traditional Construction to Inspire Light-Weight and Sustainable Structural Design. Historic construction techniques can yield inspiration for novel structural design, yet engineers are...

ENYA Beyond the Boards: BIG

Photo by: Bjarke Ingels Group - BIG
4/16/19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Bjarke Ingels Group NYC, 45 Main Street, 9th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201
The AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) is proud to announce the next presentation in the Beyond the Boards series. BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group leadership will profile their firm and design process before focusing on...
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Lower East Side: A Century of Styles

4/14/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Southeast corner of Delancey Street and Norfolk Street
Explore the Lower East Side, at one time the nation’s most active portal for immigrants and home to an eclectic mix of architectural styles. This neighborhood was immortalized in Jacob...
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The Transformation of Times Square and 42nd Street

4/13/19, 10am - 12pm
Northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway.
Meet at the northwest corner of Broadway and 47th Street, by the Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway. The Times Square “bowtie” and the area known as the “Deuce” (42nd...
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Demystifying Building Performance Modeling for Sustainable Design

Photo by: Syska Hennessy
4/11/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As the importance of energy performance and efficiency continues to increase, today’s design and construction professionals have the challenging task of making buildings more efficient and sustainable. Not only have...
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Automating Document Issue and Revision Records using Ideate BIMLink and Ideate Sticky

4/11/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Attend this workflow-oriented webinar to learn how to document per-sheet changes to an Autodesk Revit project. Keeping track of sheet issues and revisions can be time consuming and prone to...

Smart Building Summit

4/10/19, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Center for Architecture
Join the Cross-Learning Alliance for the Smart Building Summit. This day-long event will convene 22 expert building professionals to investigate how building automation can improve energy performance and tenant wellness....

Perspectives from Sweden: Designing Innovative Learning Environments

Skapaskolan, Sweden. Photo by: Street Monkey Architects
4/10/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for a presentation and panel discussion that examines the planning and design of learning environments in Sweden. Swedish architect Åsa R. Machado will present several large-scale educational projects...

Speed Presentations Edition 10

4/9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Hafele America Company, 20 West 22nd Street, Suite 201
The AIANY Interiors Committee is pleased to announce “Speed Presentations Edition 10,” showcasing outstanding interior design spaces by New York City-based architects. Ten New York-based architects will present their best...
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Coast to Coast: The Gender of Preservation

From Left to Right Jordan Hall, Boston Photo: Ann Beha Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles Photo: Brenda Levin
4/8/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As women have become the majority of students in architecture schools, our profession has been in the throes of both examining and reexamining the role of women in design. Many...

Modern Architecture & Adaptive Re-Use in the West Village & Meatpacking District

4/6/19, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist
Meet at corner of Macdougal St. and Macdougal Alley (between W. 8th St. & Waverly Pl.), across from Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist.  Discover lesser-known examples of Modern architecture, some stunning new buildings, and...
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RESET and ORIGIN: Measuring Air Quality and Material Impacts

Food Hall at theMART, Chicago, a Vornado Property. Photo by: theMART
4/4/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Designing for wellness requires careful material choice and ongoing measurement of indoor air quality. Come hear from Raefer Wallis, an architect and the founder of GIGA, the independent organization working...
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Pad Thai Thai: A Talk by Kulapat Yantrasast

Pomona College Studio Art Hall by wHY. Photo: Iwan Baan.
4/4/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join Kulapat Yantrasast as he delves into the complex and playful world of wHY’s work, which combines the frenetic elements of the architect’s Thai upbringing with his minimalist Japanese training....

Optimizing the Rhino Workflow for Revit, AutoCAD, V-Ray & 3D Printing

4/4/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
To be an effective designer today, you need tools to quickly develop your designs and accurately communicate them to all project stakeholders. Join our webinar as we show the Rhino...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

4/4/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, From The Forest to the Floor and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job on 04/4/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor...

LICNYC2020: A Design Perspective

4/3/19, 7pm - 9pm
SculptureCenter
Well before Amazon proposed its 14-acre campus on the Queens waterfront, Long Island City was the fastest growing neighborhood in the country. From Court Square to the waterfront, new development...

SEAoNY 2019 President’s Breakfast Roundtable: The Business of Engineering

4/3/19, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
As easy as it can be to get caught up in the technical aspects of our profession, it’s important to remember that structural engineering is a for-profit industry like any...

LICNYC: A Design Perspective / PT2 LIC

4/3/19, 7pm - 9pm
SculptureCenter
Well before Amazon proposed its 14-acre campus on the Queens waterfront, Long Island City was the fastest growing neighborhood in the country. From Court Square to the waterfront, new development...

Collecting Design: History, Collections & Highlights (Session 6)

Pair of Chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro. Photo: Courtesy R & Company.
4/2/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Collecting modern and contemporary design has become one of the most dynamic, influential, and intriguing territories in the international marketplace, standing at the forefront of style and taste. While initially...

Rising Urbanists: Reframing the Urban Forest Conference

3/30/19, 9am - 5:45pm
City College of New York Spitzer School of Architecture
Please join the CCNY American Society of Landscape Architects Student Chapter on Saturday, March 30, for the third annual interdisciplinary Rising Urbanists Conference at the Spitzer School of Architecture. This...

Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal Magazine: Architects’ Forum 2019

3/28/19, 8am - 2:45pm
Long Island Marriott, 101 James Doolittle Boulevard, Uniondale, NY 11553
The Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal (AGG) magazine provides architects the opportunity to gather with colleagues and gain valuable education about glass and metal products and applications. To meet...

Women-Built NYC | Three Decades of Public Design

Rescue Company 2. From left: Daniel Nigro, Commissioner, Fire Department of the City of New York; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang Architects; Signe Nielsen, MNLA and PDC President; Alicia Glen, Former Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development; Kate Orff, SCAPE / Landscape Architecture; Feniosky Peña-Mora, Former Commissioner, Department of Design and Construction. Photo: NYC Public Design Commission.
3/27/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
To celebrate the Women’s History Month, Keri Butler, the Deputy Director of NYC Public Design Commission (PDC), and Rebecca Macklis will highlight multigenerational women who have made a significant impact on...
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Carbon Neutral by 2020: A Kilroy Real Estate Presentation

3/27/19, 6pm - 7:30pm
Building Energy Exchange
Please join us for a rare opportunity to hear from a west coast sustainability leader here in New York City. Kilroy Realty, among the largest commercial office owners on the...

POP! Culture: Creativity in Temporary Spaces

Photo by: The Container Globe
3/26/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This panel discussion explores creative cultural events in non-traditional “pop up” venues. Temporary spaces, which often involve architects and engineers, can give increased exposure to artists and extend the outreach...

Cocktails & Conversation: Vishaan Chakrabarti and Justin Davidson

Photo: PAU
3/22/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Cocktails & Conversation is a series of dialogues about design that joins an architect with a critic, journalist, curator, or architectural historian to discuss current architecture design issues. Each program...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

3/21/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Engineered Wood Flooring (AIACES106504) (CEU-105085) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 03/21/19 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be...

Mobility + Social Agency: Embedding Equity in Mobile Systems

Mobility + Social Agency
3/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
United States landmark legislation like the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 established legal rights to accommodation and access that have had a...

How Building Enclosure Commissioning Benefits the Design Community

3/20/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
While the design and construction of the building enclosure poses numerous challenges, it also presents opportunities to greatly improve the building’s overall energy performance and sustainability. Learn how to mitigate...

TORCH Mentorship Program – Career Paths: What’s Your Plan?

Photo by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee
3/19/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Architecture offers a variety of ways to practice, but it can be challenging to find the right career path. The 2019 TORCH Mentorship curriculum begins with a discussion on finding...

Collecting Design: History, Collections & Highlights (Session 5)

Pair of Chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro. Photo: Courtesy R & Company.
3/19/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Collecting modern and contemporary design has become one of the most dynamic, influential, and intriguing territories in the international marketplace, standing at the forefront of style and taste. While initially...

FutureNOW: Re-imagining Practice Through Data Disruption

3/16/19, 9am - 6pm
Center for Architecture
Now more than ever, data is being collected and applied to evaluate problems and deliver solutions. “FutureNOW” will explore the implementation of technology-driven advancements in the AEC industry. Through a...

_Destinations: Mexico City

Graphic by AIANY Global Dialogues Committee
3/14/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for the inaugural event of AIANY’s Global Dialogues “_Destinations” series, bringing together some of the city’s most dynamic designers to discuss how they address and are inspired by the...
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New York Botanical Garden Sustainability Action Plan

3/13/19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Building Energy Exchange
Join Building Energy Exchange for a workshop format educational session on the long term capital planning of energy efficiency projects at the New York Botanical Garden. This special event includes...

Special Inspection: Firestop and Its Liability (Repeat Session)

3/11/19, 4pm - 5:30pm
Center for Architecture
Firestop Special inspection is a requirement on projects. If you have wondered which projects, how you are supposed to evaluate the inspector or the reports they submit, this class will...

Achieving Circular Material Loops with Gypsum Wall Board

3/8/19, 8:30am - 10am
Center for Architecture
While gypsum wallboard has great potential for circularity and can be recycled indefinitely, it is fragile and has to be carefully separated from other construction waste. Currently, up to 20%...

Real-Time Project Collaboration with Bluebeam Studio

3/7/19, 12pm - 1pm
Microsol Resources Online Webinar
Interested in enhancing project collaboration in real time? Join us to learn how Revu’s integrated cloud solution, Bluebeam Studio, enables remote project partners from across the globe to collaborate on...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

3/7/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501)(CEU-104158) Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501)(CEU-104082) and on 03/7/19 between 1PM-230PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be...

Mentorship In Design

3/7/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Perkins Eastman, 115 Fifth Avenue
While there are many forms of mentorship, all successful people will say that mentorship has been critical to their progression. What is mentorship? Mentors and mentees at various stages in...

Success Starts with Strategy: Tips for Fierce Marketing and Communications

Photo Credit Clockwise: Elle Malmstrom; Claire Holt; BIG; Nir Ariel; Aislinn Wedele.
3/6/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee and the AIANY Marketing and Communications Committee as they present an architectural practice panel to share useful advice and strategies in marketing, PR,...
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Proof: The Power of Social Research in Design

3/5/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Architecture’s impact on the social and psychological well-being of humans has been recognized. However, full integration of insights from the social sciences into every architectural practice has not been implemented....
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Star Innovation Center: Tropical, Commercial, and Passive

3/5/19, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange
Join BE-Ex on March 5th for the presentation and discussion of a highly unique project that brings Passive House to South Asia. While much Passive House activity is focused on...

New Practices in Hong Kong Architecture: A Symposium

Asia Society Hong Kong Center by TOD WILLIAMS BILLIE TSIEN Architects | Partners. Photo: Michael Moran.
3/1/19, 1pm - 6pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a symposium presented in conjunction with the exhibition, Paul Rudolph: The Hong Kong Journey, and convened by Barry Bergdoll and Seng Kuan. Taking Rudolph’s work as...

Getting the Most Out of One AutoCAD

2/28/19, 12pm - 1pm
Microsol Resources Online Webinar
AutoCAD Now Including Industry-Specific Toolsets—Don’t miss your chance to check out the latest features first hand. Join Global Technology Evangelist and Cadalyst video tip master Lynn Allen as she takes...

Tour of the Ford Foundation

Photo: Simon Luethi, courtesy of Ford Foundation
2/28/19, 5pm - 6:30pm
Ford Foundation, 320 East 43rd St, New York, NY 10017
Join the AIANY Interiors Committee for a tour of the Ford Foundation. The Ford Foundation is an independent, nonprofit grant-making organization. For more than 80 years it has worked with...
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MENY Open Meeting

2/27/19, 5:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Municipal Engineers of the City of New York presents an open meeting and presentation on February 27, 2019. The lecture topic, Innovations in Long Span Bridge Design, is about recent innovations...

Building Museums Symposium

2/27/19, 12pm - Friday, 3/1, 4pm
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
Join museum colleagues, architects, other design and construction professionals, and project funders in lively conversation about what is involved in a museum building project. Attend a day-long workshop on all...

Executive Roundtable Series, Part 1: Building Meaningful Profitability in 2019

2/27/19, 8am - 10:30am
Haworth Showroom
SMPS-NY announces a two-part executive roundtable series designed for principals, business developers, and marketing directors! Why do the architecture and engineering industries lag behind when it comes to profitability? What...

Collecting Design: History, Collections & Highlights (Session 2)

Pair of Chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro. Photo: Courtesy R & Company.
2/26/19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Center for Architecture
Collecting modern and contemporary design has become one of the most dynamic, influential, and intriguing territories in the international marketplace, standing at the forefront of style and taste. While initially...

(Re)Imagine Your Revit Workflow with Kubity

2/26/19, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Technology is changing. Shouldn’t your workflow? The Kubity suite of 3D communication tools are a game-changer for AEC professionals looking to get more out of their Revit projects. Watch this...

Conquer the Energy Code for Architects and Engineers: Residential

2/25/19, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
Conquering the Energy Code prepares architects and engineers to comply with the many new requirements in the 2015 NYS Energy Conservation Construction Code and design more energy-efficient buildings in the process....

The Urban Pathways Conference

2/25/19, 8am - 12pm
The Times Center
8:00 AM – Registration Opens (refreshments offered) 8:30-8:45 AM – Introduction by Gary Higbee, AIA, Director of Industry Development, Steel Institute of New York 8:45-9:30 AM – Keynote: Parks as...

AIANY Around Manhattan: Architecture Boat Tour

2/23/19, 11am - 1:45pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers, and is AIA New York’s signature tour experience. Enjoy the views from one of Classic...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

2/21/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, and Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material (AIACES106502) (CEU-102883) and How Cut Affects Appearances of Wood Flooring (AIACES106503) (CEU-103080) on...

Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen Featuring Elizabeth Diller

2/21/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Updated 4/30/2019: Listen to the podcast featuring Elizabeth Diller on PersonPlaceThing.org. Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly...

Collecting Design: History, Collections & Highlights

Pair of Chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro. Photo: Courtesy R & Company.
2/19/19, 10:30am - Tuesday, 5/7, 11:28am
Center for Architecture
Collecting modern and contemporary design has become one of the most dynamic, influential, and intriguing territories in the international marketplace, standing at the forefront of style and taste. While initially...

AIANY Around Manhattan: Architecture Boat Tour

2/16/19, 1:30pm - 4:15pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers, and is AIA New York’s signature tour experience. Enjoy the views from one of Classic...

Minoru Yamasaki: Humanist Architecture for a Modernist World

2/13/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Architectural historian Dale Allen Gyure will discuss the career and life of Minoru Yamasaki (1912–1986), best know as the architect of the World Trade Center. Born to Japanese immigrant parents...
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LEED Green Associate Training New York City

2/11/19, 6pm - 9:30pm
CCNY Steinman Hall, Room 161
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. The LEED Green Associate is the only professional designation to show employers and clients you...

AIANY Around Manhattan: Architecture Boat Tour

2/9/19, 1:30pm - 4:15pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers, and is AIA New York’s signature tour experience. Enjoy the views from one of Classic...

Leadership Breakfast with Frances Halsband, FAIA

Frances Halsband, FAIA. Photo: Dion Ogust.
2/8/19, 8am - 9am
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a conversation with Frances Halsband, FAIA, Founding Partner, Kliment Halsband Architects. Speaker: Frances Halsband, FAIA Halsband is a founding partner of...

Special Inspection: Firestop and Its Liability

2/7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Firestop Special inspection is a requirement on projects. If you have wondered which projects, how you are supposed to evaluate the inspector or the reports they submit, this class will...

Oculus at Large: Bionic Materials

2/7/19, 6pm - 8:45pm
ABC Stone, 129 W. 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011
Bionic Materials: Architect-led R&D for Tomorrow’s Building Blocks New research that combines the super powers of nature and technology is generating pioneering materials for interiors as well as exteriors. At...

The Potential for Big Data in Educational Space Planning

2/6/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Big data has become an increasingly contentious subject. Scandals at Facebook, Equifax, and other technology and data collection companies have exposed the potential of big data for malicious use. However,...
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AIANY Around Manhattan: Architecture Boat Tour

2/2/19, 1:30pm - 4:15pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers, and is AIA New York’s signature tour experience. Enjoy the views from one of Classic...

Growing Up in a Frank Lloyd Wright House

The Edward E. Boynton House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908, Rochester, New York. Photo: Kim Bixler.
1/31/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Kim Bixler’s family owned Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1908 Edward E. Boynton House in Rochester, New York, from 1977 to 1994.  In her multi-media presentation, Kim recounts the joys and pitfalls...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

1/31/19, 1pm - 2pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) (CEU-103074) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 01/31/19 between...

Karpman Consulting Modeling 302: Water-Side HVAC and High Performance Systems in eQUEST

1/24/19, 9am - 5pm
NYSERDA Office, 1359 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10018
Registration is now open for a Karpman Consulting intermediate training course. Modeling 302 covers Water-Side HVAC systems. Exercises are updated to reflect the new capabilities of the latest version of...

Karpman Consulting Modeling 301: Intermediate HVAC Modeling in eQUEST

1/23/19, 9am - 5pm
NYSERDA Office, 1359 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10018
Registration is now open for a Karpman Consulting intermediate training course. Modeling 301 enhances attendees modeling skills beyond the beginner level and focuses on common air-side HVAC systems. Exercises are...

Conquer the Energy Code for Architects and Engineers: Commercial

1/22/19, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
Conquering the Energy Code prepares architects and engineers to comply with the many new requirements in the 2015 NYS Energy Conservation Construction Code and design more energy-efficient buildings in the process....

Cocktails & Conversation: Hayes Slade and James Slade with Fred Bernstein

1/18/19, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Cocktails & Conversation is a series of dialogues about design that joins an architect with a critic, journalist, curator, or architectural historian to discuss current architecture and design issues. Each...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

1/17/19, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W. 27th St New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES101501) (CEU-105082) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on January...

Intumescent Fireproofing

1/17/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This event will provide an introduction to the process and benefts of the practice of intumescent fireproofing. Intumescent paint is your friend. It can be used in creative design solutions where...

Passive House Primer at BE-Ex

1/11/19, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suit 609, New York, NY 10007
Join BE-Ex for the Passive House Primer – an engaging, one-hour seminar on Passive House fundamentals and their application in the NYC market. Available as a free session at the...

Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen featuring Jeffrey Sachs

1/8/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Updated 3/30/2019: Listen to the podcast featuring Jeffrey Sachs on PersonPlaceThing.org. Person Place Thing is an interview show hosted by Randy Cohen based on the idea that people are particularly...

Oculus Book Talk: The Man in the Glass House

1/7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for our January Oculus Book Talk on The Man in the Glass House: Philip Johnson, Architect of the Modern Century (Little, Brown and Company, 2018) with author Mark Lamster in conversation...

Samuel Ratensky Memorial Lecture: Maurice Cox

12/18/18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Center for Architecture
The annual Ratensky Lecture was initiated by the AIANY Housing Committee in honor of Samuel Ratensky (1910-1972), an architect and NYC housing official who was responsible for major housing initiatives in...