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CPHD/C Training: Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant

Monday, 1/27, 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...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Thursday, 12/12, 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...

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

Wednesday, 12/11, 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

Wednesday, 12/11, 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

Tuesday, 12/10, 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...

Preservation of Traditional Houses in Jamaica

Documentary "Rockstone and Fire", Directed by Courtney Coke
Saturday, 11/23, 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,...

NYC DOB Site Safety Training (SST): 32-Hour SST Supervisor

Thursday, 11/21, 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...

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

Monday, 11/11, 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...

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...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Thursday, 11/7, 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

Wednesday, 11/6, 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...

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

Wednesday, 11/6, 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...

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

Monday, 11/4, 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...

Women Design Leaders on International Projects

Wednesday, 10/30, 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,...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

Tuesday, 10/29, 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...

Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

Sunday, 10/27, 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...

The Architecture of Park Avenue South

Saturday, 10/26, 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...

The Transformation of Times Square and 42nd Street

Saturday, 10/26, 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...

Thermal Bridge Modeling for Architects

Image by Building-Type, LLC
Friday, 10/25, 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

Thursday, 10/24, 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

Thursday, 10/24, 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...

AIANY Boat Tour: Architecture and the Lights of Gotham

Tuesday, 10/22, 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...

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

Sunday, 10/20, 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

Saturday, 10/19, 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

Saturday, 10/19, 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

Saturday, 10/19, 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
Thursday, 10/17, 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...
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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...

2019 Tri-State Conference: Breaking Ground

Thursday, 10/17, 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”

Wednesday, 10/16, 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
Wednesday, 10/16, 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

Wednesday, 10/16, 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

Wednesday, 10/16, 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

Wednesday, 10/16, 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
Tuesday, 10/15, 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

Sunday, 10/13, 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

Sunday, 10/13, 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

Saturday, 10/12, 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

Saturday, 10/12, 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

Thursday, 10/10, 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

Thursday, 10/10, 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

Tuesday, 10/8, 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
Monday, 10/7, 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

Sunday, 10/6, 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

Sunday, 10/6, 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.
Saturday, 10/5, 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

Saturday, 10/5, 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

Friday, 10/4, 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

Thursday, 10/3, 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

Thursday, 10/3, 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

Tuesday, 10/1, 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

Sunday, 9/29, 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

Saturday, 9/28, 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

Thursday, 9/26, 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
Thursday, 9/26, 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

Tuesday, 9/24, 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
Monday, 9/23, 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
Saturday, 9/21, 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

Saturday, 9/21, 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
Friday, 9/20, 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.
Thursday, 9/19, 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

Thursday, 9/19, 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
Thursday, 9/19, 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
Thursday, 9/19, 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
Wednesday, 9/18, 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
Wednesday, 9/18, 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

Wednesday, 9/18, 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
Tuesday, 9/17, 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
Tuesday, 9/17, 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

Tuesday, 9/17, 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

Tuesday, 9/17, 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.
Monday, 9/16, 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

Sunday, 9/15, 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

Saturday, 9/14, 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

Friday, 9/13, 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
Thursday, 9/12, 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

Thursday, 9/12, 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

Tuesday, 9/10, 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

Monday, 9/9, 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

Monday, 9/9, 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

Monday, 9/9, 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

Sunday, 9/8, 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

Sunday, 9/8, 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

Saturday, 9/7, 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

Thursday, 9/5, 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

Thursday, 9/5, 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

Sunday, 8/25, 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

Sunday, 8/25, 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

Saturday, 8/24, 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

Saturday, 8/24, 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

Thursday, 8/22, 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

Thursday, 8/22, 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

Wednesday, 8/21, 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

Sunday, 8/18, 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

Sunday, 8/18, 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...

Midtown Modernism Series: The Park Avenue Corridor

Saturday, 8/17, 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

Thursday, 8/15, 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
Wednesday, 8/14, 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

Sunday, 8/11, 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

Saturday, 8/10, 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

Saturday, 8/10, 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

Sunday, 8/4, 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

Saturday, 8/3, 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

Thursday, 8/1, 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.
Thursday, 8/1, 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

Tuesday, 7/30, 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
Tuesday, 7/30, 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

Sunday, 7/28, 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

Sunday, 7/28, 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

Saturday, 7/27, 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

Thursday, 7/25, 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
Wednesday, 7/24, 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
Tuesday, 7/23, 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

Monday, 7/22, 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

Sunday, 7/21, 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

Saturday, 7/20, 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

Saturday, 7/20, 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

Saturday, 7/20, 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

Thursday, 7/18, 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
Thursday, 7/18, 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
Thursday, 7/18, 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

Thursday, 7/18, 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

Wednesday, 7/17, 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
Wednesday, 7/17, 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
Tuesday, 7/16, 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
Tuesday, 7/16, 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

Monday, 7/15, 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

Sunday, 7/14, 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

Saturday, 7/13, 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

Saturday, 7/13, 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

Wednesday, 7/10, 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

Tuesday, 7/9, 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

Tuesday, 7/9, 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

Tuesday, 7/9, 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

Sunday, 7/7, 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

Saturday, 7/6, 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
Friday, 7/5, 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

Tuesday, 7/2, 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
Monday, 7/1, 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

Sunday, 6/30, 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

Saturday, 6/29, 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
Saturday, 6/29, 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

Thursday, 6/27, 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
Thursday, 6/27, 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

Thursday, 6/27, 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
Tuesday, 6/25, 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

Sunday, 6/23, 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
Saturday, 6/22, 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
Friday, 6/21, 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
Thursday, 6/20, 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
Tuesday, 6/18, 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

Tuesday, 6/18, 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

Tuesday, 6/18, 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
Monday, 6/17, 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

Sunday, 6/16, 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

Saturday, 6/15, 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

Friday, 6/14, 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
Friday, 6/14, 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

Thursday, 6/13, 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

Wednesday, 6/12, 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
Wednesday, 6/12, 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

Tuesday, 6/11, 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

Sunday, 6/9, 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

Sunday, 6/9, 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

Saturday, 6/8, 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

Thursday, 6/6, 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

Thursday, 6/6, 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
Wednesday, 6/5, 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
Monday, 6/3, 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

Sunday, 6/2, 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

Saturday, 6/1, 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

Saturday, 6/1, 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
Thursday, 5/30, 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

Thursday, 5/30, 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

Wednesday, 5/29, 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

Wednesday, 5/29, 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
Tuesday, 5/28, 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?

Tuesday, 5/28, 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

Saturday, 5/25, 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

Thursday, 5/23, 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
Thursday, 5/23, 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
Thursday, 5/23, 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

Wednesday, 5/22, 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

Wednesday, 5/22, 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

Wednesday, 5/22, 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
Tuesday, 5/21, 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?

Tuesday, 5/21, 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
Tuesday, 5/21, 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

Sunday, 5/19, 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

Saturday, 5/18, 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
Saturday, 5/18, 12:30pm - 3pm
Art Omi, 1405 County Route 22, Ghent, NY 12075
Join the AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee for a day trip to Art Omi, an arts center with a sculpture and architecture park and gallery in Ghent, NY. Within the 200-acre...

Leadership Breakfast with Claire Weisz, FAIA

Friday, 5/17, 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
Thursday, 5/16, 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

Thursday, 5/16, 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
Wednesday, 5/15, 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

Tuesday, 5/14, 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?

Tuesday, 5/14, 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

Monday, 5/13, 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

Sunday, 5/12, 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

Saturday, 5/11, 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

Saturday, 5/11, 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
Thursday, 5/9, 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
Thursday, 5/9, 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
Wednesday, 5/8, 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

Wednesday, 5/8, 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

Tuesday, 5/7, 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

Saturday, 5/4, 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
Friday, 5/3, 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

Thursday, 5/2, 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
Tuesday, 4/30, 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

Sunday, 4/28, 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
Saturday, 4/27, 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

Saturday, 4/27, 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

Friday, 4/26, 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
Thursday, 4/25, 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
Tuesday, 4/23, 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

Monday, 4/22, 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

Sunday, 4/21, 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

Saturday, 4/20, 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

Thursday, 4/18, 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

Thursday, 4/18, 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

Thursday, 4/18, 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

Tuesday, 4/16, 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

Tuesday, 4/16, 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
Tuesday, 4/16, 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

Sunday, 4/14, 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

Saturday, 4/13, 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
Thursday, 4/11, 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

Thursday, 4/11, 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

Wednesday, 4/10, 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
Wednesday, 4/10, 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

Tuesday, 4/9, 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
Monday, 4/8, 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

Saturday, 4/6, 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
Thursday, 4/4, 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.
Thursday, 4/4, 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

Thursday, 4/4, 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

Thursday, 4/4, 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

Wednesday, 4/3, 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

Wednesday, 4/3, 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

Wednesday, 4/3, 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.
Tuesday, 4/2, 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

Saturday, 3/30, 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

Thursday, 3/28, 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.
Wednesday, 3/27, 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

Wednesday, 3/27, 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
Tuesday, 3/26, 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
Friday, 3/22, 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

Thursday, 3/21, 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
Thursday, 3/21, 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

Wednesday, 3/20, 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
Tuesday, 3/19, 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.
Tuesday, 3/19, 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

Saturday, 3/16, 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
Thursday, 3/14, 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

Wednesday, 3/13, 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)

Monday, 3/11, 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

Friday, 3/8, 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

Thursday, 3/7, 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

Thursday, 3/7, 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

Thursday, 3/7, 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.
Wednesday, 3/6, 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

Tuesday, 3/5, 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

Tuesday, 3/5, 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.
Friday, 3/1, 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

Thursday, 2/28, 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
Thursday, 2/28, 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

Wednesday, 2/27, 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

Wednesday, 2/27, 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

Wednesday, 2/27, 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.
Tuesday, 2/26, 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

Tuesday, 2/26, 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

Monday, 2/25, 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

Monday, 2/25, 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

Saturday, 2/23, 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

Thursday, 2/21, 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

Thursday, 2/21, 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.
Tuesday, 2/19, 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

Saturday, 2/16, 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

Wednesday, 2/13, 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

Monday, 2/11, 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

Saturday, 2/9, 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.
Friday, 2/8, 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

Thursday, 2/7, 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

Thursday, 2/7, 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

Wednesday, 2/6, 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

Saturday, 2/2, 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.
Thursday, 1/31, 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

Thursday, 1/31, 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

Thursday, 1/24, 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

Wednesday, 1/23, 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

Tuesday, 1/22, 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

Friday, 1/18, 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

Thursday, 1/17, 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

Thursday, 1/17, 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

Friday, 1/11, 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

Tuesday, 1/8, 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

Monday, 1/7, 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

Tuesday, 12/18, 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...

Energy Modeling Workshop for Project Managers

Friday, 12/14, 2pm - 5pm
Center for Architecture
This course will be offered over the course of two consecutive Fridays: Session One: Friday afternoon, December 14, 2:00pm – 5:00pm Session Two: Friday morning, December 21, 9:00am – 12:00pm...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Thursday, 12/13, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503)...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Wednesday, 12/12, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, Cork, Bamboo and Hardwood as a Flooring Material (AIACES104501) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203)...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Tuesday, 12/11, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) and Specifying...

Remix Resample Remaster: Identity and Making Architecture

Tuesday, 12/11, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Through shared dialogue between with poets, educators, artists, architects and activists, this participatory program will explore how identity and cultural forces can influence the process of how we design, both...

Planting the Seeds for a Sustainable Future: New York Botanical Garden’s Long-Term Efficiency Plan

Tuesday, 12/11, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join the Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) and the NYC Department of Administrative Services’ Division of Energy Management (DCAS DEM) for an in-depth look at how the New York Botanical Garden...

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

Saturday, 12/8, 2pm - Wednesday, 12/31, 7:00pm
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...

Procrastinators’ Days 2018

Friday, 12/7, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York’s annual Procrastinators’ Days is an important continuing education event for architects in New York. Offering two full days’ worth of HSW courses through registered educational sessions, Procrastinators’...

Procrastinators’ Days 2018

Thursday, 12/6, 8am - Friday, 12/7, 5pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York’s annual Procrastinators’ Days is an important continuing education event for architects in New York. Offering two full days’ worth of HSW courses through registered educational sessions, Procrastinators’...

The Birth – Part 2

Wednesday, 12/5, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Birth – Part 2 is the second of two conversations exposing deeper investigations into Hip-Hop Architecture. Each speaker will discuss the origins of their association with the architectural movement...

Deep Energy Reductions in NYC Public School Design

Wednesday, 12/5, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As part of NYC’s 80×50 goal, Local Law 31 of 2016 requires significantly reduced energy use in new city-owned and city-operated buildings. The New York City School Construction Authority (NYCSCA)...

Architecture Across Cultures: The Chinese Vanguard

Monday, 12/3, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The 2008 Beijing Olympics were a seminal moment for Chinese culture on the global stage, one that featured landmarks by Western architects as emblems of contemporary design and served as...

Albert Frey: The Architectural Envoy – Film Screening and Discussion

Friday, 11/30, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Albert Frey, the unpretentious Swiss-born, mid-20th-century architect, was a key figure in the introduction of Corbusian-influenced modernism to the United States. Through his innate curiosity about the American landscape, he...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 11/29, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) and How Cut Affects Appearances...

CEU Presentation – Professional Kitchen Design

Thursday, 11/29, 6pm - 8pm
Fisher & Paykel Experience Center, 150 East 58th St., Suite 361 New York, NY 10155
The modern restaurant world is influencing more than just the taste buds of its clientele. From the celebrity chef to the abundance of cooking programs on television, the restaurant ‘lifestyle’...

Energy Analysis and Modeling Tools for Architects

Tuesday, 11/27, 10am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
Using prepared modeled examples, this course will provide a practical understanding of current energy modeling programs, workflows, and analyses for design project team members. Analyses will include early design sensitivity...
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Oculus Book Talk – Exhibit A: Exhibitions That Transformed Architecture

Tuesday, 11/27, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
How do you exhibit a building, a locality, a city? Exhibit A, the first book to explore the 20th century’s most significant architectural exhibitions, reveals how architecture has pushed the...

SEAoNY Diversity Seminar Structural Engineering, Engagement and Equity: The 2018 NCSEA SE3 Survey Executive Report

Tuesday, 11/27, 6:15pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, New York NY
This presentation will highlight the work being done by the NCSEA Structural Engineering Engagement and Equity (SE3) Committee, with a particular focus on overall career satisfaction and equity across a...

The Birth – Part 1

Monday, 11/26, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The Birth – Part 1 is the first of two conversations exposing deeper investigations into Hip-Hop Architecture. Each speaker will discuss the origins of their association with the architectural movement...

Perspectives on Energy Modeling: A Dialogue Between Architects and Consultants

Tuesday, 11/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Through the lens of two distinct practices and areas of expertise – architecture and sustainability consulting – this lecture and panel discussion will explore how both groups view the energy...

Architects as Activists Primer

Monday, 11/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Traditionally, the planner and architect are seldom seen as advocates for the urban poor, especially with the ongoing competition for so-called starchitects to produce “iconic” buildings for a global market; but...

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

Sunday, 11/18, 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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West Side Story: The Evolution of Lincoln Center

Saturday, 11/17, 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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Perform: Designing for the Performing Arts

Wednesday, 11/14, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
A performing arts center is one of the most challenging and rewarding buildings an architect can design. It is a landmark building, celebrating its community’s commitment to the arts and...
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Impact Through Service: How Architects Can Serve on Community Boards

Wednesday, 11/14, 8am - 9:30am
Center for Architecture
Have you wondered how to be more involved with decision making for your community? Join us for an informative session to demystify the New York City community board application process...

Sustainability ∩ Resilience Integration IV: Internet of Things and RTEM

Tuesday, 11/13, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This panel discussion will address the basics of Internet of Things (IoT) and Real Time Energy Management (RTEM) systems, incentive programs for implementation, current challenges, opportunities, and trends. Speakers will...

The Trunk Line: The Future Beyond the Gateway Tunnel

Monday, 11/12, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
New York City’s rail travel operates primarily through Pennsylvania Station and Grand Central Terminal. Both function as terminus stations, creating rail transit congestion that impacts the region. Independent transportation advocates from...

NYU & Washington Square: Changing Strategies of Growth and Design

Sunday, 11/11, 11am - 1pm
Washington Square Arch
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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Expanding FiDi: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor and East River Waterfront

Saturday, 11/10, 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.).  View a variety of classic Modern, late Modern and Postmodern designs by Kohn...
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Funding the Future Workshop: Resilience Planning Across Public & Private Sectors

Friday, 11/9, 9am - 2pm
Center for Architecture
This course also offers 4 LA CES. Resilience planning across all domains has become a crucial part of national, state, and local discourse in recent years. We know that the...

Realistic Renderings for BIM Projects with V-Ray for Revit

Thursday, 11/8, 12pm - 1pm
Online Webinar
Architects and design professionals must make thousands of design decisions throughout the life of a project. How do designers evaluate their design options with realistic 3D images? With V-Ray for...

Examination of the City Environmental Quality Review Process

Thursday, 11/8, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
*AIANY Members should register using the link to the right. MAS members and the General Public may register here.  Join Municipal Art Society for the release of its latest report in the Accidental Skyline...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation: Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101

Thursday, 11/8, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, Back to Basics – Wood Flooring 101 (AIACES101501) Wood Flooring Species (AIACES106501) (CEU-104025) on 11/8/2018 between...

Sustainable Trends in Architectural Lighting for Educational Environments

Wednesday, 11/7, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Architecture for Education Committee for a discussion of the trends, standards, and technologies that are driving and advancing lighting design in today’s educational and non-educational environments....

Leaning Out VI | _Action: Women Making Moves

Wednesday, 11/7, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
More and more women are slowly ascending to top positions at established firms in design, development, and construction. Some of those who have ascended then take the leap to start...

New York Digital Design Community

Wednesday, 11/7, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
United Technologies Digital Accelerator (55 Water Street, Brooklyn NY 11201)
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...

Battery Park City: Creating a New Neighborhood

Sunday, 11/4, 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...

Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

Saturday, 11/3, 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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2018 Deans’ Roundtable

Saturday, 11/3, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for the Center for Architecture’s fourteenth-annual Deans’ Roundtable. Representatives from several local schools of architecture will discuss current directions in architectural education. Introductions: Benjamin Prosky, Assoc. AIA,...

Architectural Record Innovation Conference

Thursday, 11/1, 8am - 7pm
NYU Law School, Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012
Architectural Record’s Innovation Conference brings together key figures who are generating a range of creative solutions for the built environment today and into the future. From small scale interventions to...

Civic Impact in Practice

Thursday, 11/1, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the 2018 AIANY Civic Leadership Program team at the Center for Architecture as they showcase a spectrum of current civic engagement practices in New York City. In September 2018, the Civic...

NYLON #14: Regional Planning

Wednesday, 10/31, 8:30am - 10:30am
Center for Architecture
In 2017, New York’s Regional Plan Association (RPA) released its Fourth Regional Plan, looking at the Tri-State metropolitan area in its totality. In the same year, the Mayor of London...

Designing with Light (Efficiently)

Tuesday, 10/30, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join the Building Energy Exchange for Designing with Light (Efficiently), a discussion on the incorporation of efficient industrial lighting design into architecture. The event will begin with a presentation by...

Archtober Special Event: Passive House Towering in NYC

Tuesday, 10/30, 5pm - 7pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join New York Passive House, Building Energy Exchange and the three architectural firms making waves in New York City with their large multifamily Passive House projects. While the Passive House...

Better Development

Tuesday, 10/30, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for Better Development, a panel exploring how to address the role and opportunity of the architect/master planner in the public process of entitlement. Speakers:Claudia Herasme, Chief Urban Designer/Director...

Designing the Future of the Tri-State Region

Monday, 10/29, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This is a related program for the exhibition The Future of the New York Metropolitan Area: The Fourth Regional Plan. RPA’s Fourth Regional Plan proposes how our built and natural...

Renovating FiDi:  Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

Sunday, 10/28, 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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Midtown Modernism 2: The Park Avenue Corridor

Saturday, 10/27, 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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Tenant Focus: Fitting Energy Efficiency into Commercial Tenant Fit-Outs, the How and Why

Friday, 10/26, 9am - 12pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join NYSERDA’s Commercial Tenant Program and the Building Energy Exchange for a technical training workshop to help consultants, MEP engineers, and architects better understand how to integrate energy efficiency into...

Webinar: Automate Sheet and View Management with IdeateApps

Thursday, 10/25, 11am - 12pm
Online Webinar
Revit Sheet and View management has never been so automated, easy, and powerful. Join us to learn how to use IdeateApps, a software add-on application for Revit, tools to manage...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 10/25, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist and Downtown Floor Supplies for our two credit courses, Wood Flooring Trends-Wide & Long Planks (AIACES109502) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on...

Celebrate NYC: Passive House Showcase with Baxt Ingui Architects

Wednesday, 10/24, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
The forum will begin with a presentation by architect Michael Ingui on several of his firm’s residential retrofits to the Passive House standard. Following the presentation will be a moderated...

Workplace Design: Part 2 – Coworking

Tuesday, 10/23, 6pm - 8pm
Knoll Contract Showroom
With the highest concentration of coworking spaces in the country, New York City is a key influencer in this rapidly evolving category. Various typologies of coworking have emerged, serving new...

Responsive Cities: Urban Heat Challenges

Tuesday, 10/23, 6pm - 8pm
John L. Tishman Auditorium, The New School
Organized by Consulate General of Switzerland in New York in collaboration with the AIA Technology Committee, Singapore-ETH Centre, ETH Future Cities Laboratory, Cooling Singapore, ETH Zurich, and The Urban Systems Lab at The New...

Responsive Cities: Citizen Engagement

Monday, 10/22, 6pm - 9pm
Center for Architecture
Responsive cities are the new frontier in human settlement, engaging residents and prospective citizens from the very beginning in the planning and management of their habitats based on smart city...

SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

Sunday, 10/21, 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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Roosevelt Island: 1970s “New Town in Town,” Cornell Tech & Four Freedoms Park

Sunday, 10/21, 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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NEW! The Transformation of Times Square and 42nd Street

Saturday, 10/20, 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 Morgan Stanley Building at 1585 Broadway. The Times Square “bowtie” and the area known as the “Deuce” (42nd Street...
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_Action: No More Words (Viral Voices 2018)

Thursday, 10/18, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
20 years ago, traditional print journals were the gatekeepers, setting the agenda for big ideas that shaped the culture of architecture. Blogs and e-zines have rapidly changed the nature of...
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Lecture – Building Places: Between Europe and Latin America

Thursday, 10/18, 9am - 5pm
Savant Experience Center, 561 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
Hosted at the gorgeous Savant Experience Center in Soho, architects and designers can schedule their day with a variety of AIA and ASID/IDCEC CEU courses along with tours of the...

2018 NPNY Winner Talk: Agency—Agency in Conversation with Andrés Jaque

Thursday, 10/18, 6pm - 8pm
Benjamin Moore Showroom at New York Design Center
AIANY New Practices Committee along hosts a series of lectures by winning firms of the New Practices New York 2018 Competition. This lecture series will be held at the new Benjamin...

Building Smart & Sustainable Cities and Regions

Thursday, 10/18, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
This program is related to the exhibition The Future of the New York Metropolitan Area: The Fourth Regional Plan. From transportation to affordable housing to climate resilience, cities across the world are...

12th Annual Arthur Rosenblatt Memorial Lecture: Odile Decq

Thursday, 10/18, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The AIANY Cultural Facilities Committee presents its annual lecture on excellence in museum design, this year featuring Odile Decq of Studio Odile Decq. Odile Decq is a French architect and...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist Event

Thursday, 10/18, 6pm - 7:30pm
LV Woods Floors, 24 West 20th Street, New York, NY 10011
Please join us for our two CEU Credit Classes, Prested by Joe Avila, NWFA Wood Flooring Certified Inspector, CSF, CI, CWFI,CFS, AIA ,IDCEC & ASID CEU Professor. “How Cuts Affect...

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

Wednesday, 10/17, 9am - Thursday, 10/18, 5pm
NYSERDA Office, 1359 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY, 10018
This sixteen hour (2 day) hands-on training develops the technical skills necessary for modeling commercial and multifamily buildings in eQUEST following the requirements of ASHRAE Standard 90.1 Appendix G as...

Pursuing Passive Publication

Tuesday, 10/16, 9am - 11am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join BE-Ex for the publication of Pursuing Passive, an in-depth study of converting an existing, high-rise multifamily building to the Passive House standard while it remains fully occupied. Working with...

Power to the People: Design for Resilience Post Hurricane Maria Panel

Tuesday, 10/16, 6pm - 8pm
The Center for Architecture
Organized in collaboration with the AIANY Puerto Rico Taskforce, AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee, and AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee. This interactive forum will bring together voices from various...

Power to the People: Design for Resilience Post Hurricane Maria Workshop

Tuesday, 10/16, 4pm - 6pm
The Center for Architecture
Organized in collaboration with the AIANY Puerto Rico Taskforce , AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee and AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee. This interactive forum will bring together voices from...

Architecture Design Presentation: Hana Kassem and Marianne Kwok

Tuesday, 10/16, 6pm - 8pm
Shaw Contract Showroom
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee and LMNOP (Leadership, Mentoring, Networking & Opportunities for A&D Professionals) for a special Architecture Design Presentation at the Shaw Contract Showroom. This...

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

Tuesday, 10/16, 9am - 5pm
NYSERDA Office Building, 1359 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10018
The training includes real life examples to illustrate the value of energy modeling. Attendees are engaged through multiple quizzes followed by group discussion of the answers. Attendees do not need...

The Changing Face of North Midtown: Crosstown Below the Park

Sunday, 10/14, 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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Architecture on Cooper Square, Bond Street, Lafayette Street, and the Bowery

Saturday, 10/13, 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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Leadership Breakfast with Andrea Lamberti, AIA NCARB

Friday, 10/12, 8am - 9am
Center for Architecture
Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a conversation with Andrea Lamberti, AIA, NCARB, partner at Rafael Viñoly Architects. SpeakerAndrea Lamberti, AIA, NCARB, Partner, Rafael Viñoly Architects During her...

J. Max Bond Jr. Lecture | Attaining Wakandan Utopia

Friday, 10/12, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the New York Chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (nycobaNOMA) and the AIANY Diversity & Inclusion Committee for “Attaining Wakandan Utopia: Representation, Place-Making and the Diaspora,” presented...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 10/11, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist for our two credit courses, From the Forest to the Floor (AIACED108502) and Specifying the Right Wood Floors for the Job (AIACED108503) (CEU-104201) on...

CEU Lunch ‘N Learn: LED Optical Design – Advantages, Opportunities, and Challenges

Thursday, 10/11, 12pm - 3pm
We Work, 79 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016
The Dulanski Group AIA Event Hosted with aLight architectural The Dulanski Group and aLight invite you to attend an AIA and product lunch presentation. The AIA presentation will be on...

RPA, MPC and SPUR Discuss 20 Years of Regional Change

Thursday, 10/11, 8:30am - 10am
Center for Architecture
This program is related to the exhibition The Future of the New York Metropolitan Area: The Fourth Regional Plan. Chicagoland’s Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC), the Bay Area’s  San Francisco Bay Area Planning...

CEU Presentation

Thursday, 10/11, 6pm - 8pm
Fisher & Paykel Experience Center, 150 East 58th St., Suite 361 New York, NY 10155
The modern design world takes influence from global sources. Innovation and ideas are sourced from any number of countries, cultures and environments. Architects and designers are being asked to incorporate...

Rebuilding Confidence: The Design, Safety, and Security of 1 World Trade Center

Thursday, 10/11, 11am - 2pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for the engaging lunch discussion Rebuilding Confidence: The Design, Safety, and Security of One World Trade Center. Presenter Nicole Dosso, FAIA, of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), will...

SMPS-NY Presents: Bias Cut – Unconscious Bias In An Age of Diversity

Wednesday, 10/10, 12pm - 2pm
iGuzzini Lighting Showroom
Everyone is biased. Our brains are continually making quick judgments of people and situations. These minute assessments are influenced by our background, cultural environment, and personal experience. Known as unconscious...

Playground Design: Inclusion, Independence, and Engagement

Tuesday, 10/9, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Playgrounds fulfill a critical role in urban schools and neighborhoods, making space for physical and social wellbeing. The design of playgrounds goes far beyond equipment, incorporating planting and natural elements,...

ASLA Tour of St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Tuesday, 10/9, 5pm - 7pm
St. Patrick's Cathedral, 14 East 51st Street, New York, NY 10020
In 2007, RKLA joined MBB Architect’s team on a phased project to fully restore the Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Complex. The multi-year restoration included exterior stone conservation, interior stone, wood, and...

Zero Waste Challenge: Results

Tuesday, 10/9, 8:30am - 10:30am
Center for Architecture
The Zero Waste Design Guidelines address the crucial role that design plays in achieving New York City’s ambitious goal, outlined in OneNYC, to send zero waste to landfills by 2030. Created with...

Midtown Modernism 4: On and Off East 57th Street

Sunday, 10/7, 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 Ave. and 59th St., across from Plaza Hotel.  View a variety of classic Modern, late Modern and Postmodern designs...

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

Sunday, 10/7, 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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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 10/6, 9:45am - 1pm
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...

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

Saturday, 10/6, 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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Close to the Edge: Hip-Hop Architecture Symposium

Saturday, 10/6, 1pm - 6pm
Center for Architecture
Please join us for a symposium for Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip Hop Architecture. Presentations and a panel discussion will be followed by a workshop by BlackSpace...

SMPS-NY & Construction Institute Present: Economic Development in Our Urban Hubs

Thursday, 10/4, 8am - 11:30am
UCONN Stamford
October 4th, on the campus of UConn Stamford, the economic development officials of Stamford, Norwalk, Yonkers, and New Rochelle will come together alongside developers with active projects in the region....

2018 NPNY Winner Talk: MABU in Conversation with Beatrice Galilee

Thursday, 10/4, 6pm - 8pm
Benjamin Moore Showroom at New York Design Center
The AIANY New Practices Committee along hosts a series of lectures by winning firms of the New Practices New York 2018 Competition. This lecture series will be held at the new...

Collapse: Climate, Cities & Culture

Wednesday, 10/3, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Global Design NYU (GDNYU) formed COLLAPSE: CLIMATE, CITIES & CULTURE, a traveling international exhibition between New York and Berlin open to the public that focuses on the design community’s response...

Metropolis Sustainability Perspective: “Building a Common Sustainability Strategy”

Wednesday, 10/3, 5pm - 6:30pm
Perkins Eastman
In different parts of the world, and across different building types, the meaning and application of sustainability may be considerably different. How can firms with a large reach develop a...

A Knowledge Gap: What you Need to Know About Sourcing Endangered Woods – 12:30pm

Wednesday, 10/3, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Center for Architecture
Architects and designers across the country are invited to participate in the second annual National Day of Learning. For decades, architects and designers have specified wood to bring warmth and...

A Knowledge Gap: What you Need to Know About Sourcing Endangered Woods – 3:00pm

Wednesday, 10/3, 3pm - 4pm
Center for Architecture
Architects and designers across the country are invited to participate in the second annual National Day of Learning. For decades, architects and designers have specified wood to bring warmth and...

Digester Egg Tour at Newtown Creek

Wednesday, 10/3, 10am - 12pm
Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, 329 Greenpoint Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11222
The NYC Department of Environmental Protection’s Bureau of Wastewater Treatment (BWT), treats 1.3 billion gallons of wastewater annually. New York City’s wastewater is collected through an extensive grid of sewer...

In the Dark: Emergency Lighting Requirements

Tuesday, 10/2, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This event will discuss the current emergency lighting requirements in the NYC Building Code, including egress illumination, options for emergency power systems (generator, inverter, battery pack, EM lights), challenges when...

Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

Sunday, 9/30, 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...

Midtown Modernism 3: Crosstown Section, 53rd Street East to West

Saturday, 9/29, 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...

Green Light Training: LED Lighting – Evaluation & Selection

Friday, 9/28, 9am - 11am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
LED LIGHTING: EVALUATION & SELECTION Guidance on the operation and selection of LED luminaires, with special focus on light output efficacy, color, and expected life, as well as replacement strategies....

Green Light Training: Advanced Controls – Types & Functions

Friday, 9/28, 11am - 12:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
LIGHTING CONTROLS: TYPES & FUNCTIONS Guidance on the benefits and differences of available control typologies, with emphasis on maximizing functionality and savings through appropriate application. Topics covered include: Distinguishing methods...

Cocktails & Conversation: Signe Nielsen and Molly Bourne with David Burney

Pier 42 (NYC) Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects
Friday, 9/28, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Cocktails & Conversation is 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 includes...

Green Light Training: Lighting Retrofits – Strategies & Applications

Friday, 9/28, 1:30pm - 3pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join Building Energy Exchange for our four-part training series on lighting retrofits: Green Light. From energy code and regulation considerations and selection of LED and controls technology, to the development...

Webinar: Discover How to Go Green Using Bluebeam Revu

Thursday, 9/27, 11am - 12pm
Online Webinar
Want to work beyond your desktop? Curious about how to do PDF creation, markup, editing and collaboration for a paperless workflow? Join our hour-long webinar to learn how you can...

2018 NPNY Winner Talk: NHDM in Conversation with Sean Anderson

Thursday, 9/27, 6pm - 8pm
Benjamin Moore Showroom at New York Design Center
The AIANY New Practices Committee along hosts a series of lectures by winning firms of the New Practices New York 2018 Competition. This lecture series will be held at the new...

Green Light Training: Lighting Codes & Regulations

Thursday, 9/27, 9am - 11am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
A survey of the lighting requirements of NYC and NYS energy codes, as well as local laws and regulations that impact lighting systems, including an overview of the Greener, Greater...

CEU Presentation – Small Kitchen Design

Thursday, 9/27, 6pm - 8pm
Fisher & Paykel Experience Center, 150 East 58th St., Suite 361 New York, NY 10155
As the market ebbs and flows with urbanization, apartment living and space restrictions, lifestyle and demographic changes, the effective small kitchen is becoming a powerful tool for design and influence....

AutoCAD Essentials

Thursday, 9/27, 9am - Wednesday, 10/3, 5pm
Microsol Resources, 214 W 29th Street #1100, New York, NY 10001
Microsol Resources is an Approved Provider through the AIA and will provide Certificate of Completion for 24 AIA LUs and PDH for individuals taking this seminar. This course covers the...

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

Thursday, 9/27, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, Engineered Wood Flooring (AIACES106504) and Wood Flooring Grades (AIACES109501) (CEU-105203) on 9/27/2018 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor Supplies. We will be covering...

NYU in Brooklyn: Designing a New Academic Frontier

Monday, 9/24, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
As part of New York City’s Applied Science Initiative, NYU and the NYC Economic Development Corporation partnered to revitalize and transform 370 Jay Street, the former headquarters of the MTA...

Hudson River Park, the High Line, West Chelsea and the Far West Village

Sunday, 9/23, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at the landside end of Pier 62 (opposite W. 22 St.), adjacent to the Skate Park and Classic Harbor Line ticket booth
Meet at the landside end of Pier 62 (opposite W. 22 St.), adjacent to the Skate Park and Classic Harbor Line ticket booth.  View a stunning variety of new architecture...
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Between the Clocks: The Architecture of Park Avenue South

Saturday, 9/22, 10:30am - 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. Between the exuberant clock on the façade of Grand Central Terminal and...

AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 9/22, 9:45am - 1pm
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...

Planning for Sustainability at the Neighborhood Scale

Saturday, 9/22, 9:30am - 4pm
Center for Architecture
The AIANY Planning and Urban Design Committee invites all to participate in a panel discussion exploring sustainability at the local level. Practicing sustainability on a neighborhood scale creates opportunities for community members, municipal stakeholders, technical...

Spaces of Disappearance: The Architecture of Extraordinary Rendition

Friday, 9/21, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
To date, dozens of political histories, participant autobiographies, journalistic accounts, and academic investigations have addressed the many aspects of the War on Terror. Urban Research’s (UR) latest book, Spaces of...

Public Private Partnership Case Study: Cary Leeds Tennis Center

Friday, 9/21, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
Hailed by The New York Times as “one of the city’s best new works of public architecture”, the award-winning Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning includes a two-story, 12,000-square-foot clubhouse...

2018 ASLA, AIA, APA Annual Conference: Designing a Carbon Neutral New York

Friday, 9/21, 8am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
The effects of climate change are changing the way local planners, designers, and public officials work in the region, but what is New York City doing to address the sources...

Webinar: Using IDeate Explorer to Decipher the Language of Revit Warnings

Thursday, 9/20, 11am - 12pm
Online Webinar
Revit Warnings in any language can be a problem. Failure to manage the warnings in your Revit project could result in poor performance, slow synchronization times, incorrect schedule data, or...

2018 NPNY Winner Talk: P.R.O. in Conversation with Tod Williams

Thursday, 9/20, 6pm - 8pm
Benjamin Moore Showroom at New York Design Center
The AIANY New Practices Committee hosts a series of lectures by winning firms of the New Practices New York 2018 Competition. This lecture series will be held at the new Benjamin...

Designing an Energy Efficiency Master Plan: A Spotlight on FIT

Thursday, 9/20, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Join the Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) and the NYC Department of Administrative Services’ Division of Energy Management (DCAS DEM) for an in-depth look at how the Fashion Institute of Technology...

Architects, As Required: Exploring the Periphery of Design

Thursday, 9/20, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the 2018 AIANY Civic Leadership Program as we explore alternative placemaking processes with guests who are leading conversations about the democratization of the built environment. We will examine how...

CANCELLED Hands-on ArchiCAD Introductory Course

Wednesday, 9/19, 9am - 5pm
Center for Architecture
  This event has been cancelled Please Note: Your registration for this event constitutes your agreement to specific and limited use of your email address, and possibly your image or...
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Building Resilience: NYC’s Distributed Energy Future, Part 1

Wednesday, 9/19, 4pm - 6pm
Center for Architecture
Meeting NYC’s Climate and Resilience Goals with DERs Achieving climate goals and greater resilience requires integrated systems-level thinking, particularly when it comes to energy demand, distribution, and supply. How can...

Building Resilience: NYC’s Distributed Energy Future, Part 2

Wednesday, 9/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Integrating DERs into Building and Campus-Scale Projects NYC’s energy landscape is changing and the development of Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) are critical to meeting our climate and resilience goals at the urban scale. ...

Conquering the Energy Code for Architects and Engineers: Residential

Wednesday, 9/19, 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....

Celebrate NYC: Tour of Gramercy Townhouse

Tuesday, 9/18, 1pm - 2:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Join Building Energy Exchange for an exclusive tour of an apartment unit in Gramercy Townhouse, a 4,500 square foot luxury vacation rental home and Manhattan’s first Passive House apartments. The...

Resilient Cities: Equitable, Collaborative and Connected

Tuesday, 9/18, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Cities like Boston and New York City have revealed the lasting consequences of inequity, effects that can no longer be ignored. This event will explore the complicated intersection of architecture,...
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One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Instagram Strategies

Tuesday, 9/18, 6pm - 8pm
Cosentino City Manhattan, A&D Building
This event will introduce how social media plays into an overall marketing strategy, unpacking differences in content and application strategies for sole practitioners, mid-size firms, and large firms. Take a deeper...

Certified Passive House Designer, Consultant Training

Monday, 9/17, 9am - 5pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
With 5 days of in-class instruction, and additional e-learning modules that can be completed at one’s own pace, participants will get a thorough grounding in the critical aspects of Passive...

Housing as Intervention: Architecture Towards Social Equity

Monday, 9/17, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This event was shared on Facebook Live. Watch the video here. In the face of persistent social inequities worldwide, how can architects make a meaningful contribution? Housing’s primary position in...
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SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

Sunday, 9/16, 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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Architectural Tour of Beth Shalom Congregation and Downtown Philadelphia

Sunday, 9/16, 8:30am - 7:30pm
Departure Point: Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens, NY 11424,
Join AIA Queens for Architectural Tours of 1) Beth Shalom Congregation by Frank Llyod Wright and 2) Downtown Philadelphia: Emergence of a Modern Metropolis $80 per person if AIA member...

Midtown Modernism 1: East 42nd Street, the United Nations and Vicinity

Saturday, 9/15, 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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Creating More Housing without New Construction

Friday, 9/14, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
This program is related to the exhibition The Future of the New York Metropolitan Area: The Fourth Regional Plan. Meeting our need for housing in New York is tough. We need to...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 9/13, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join Huggins Wood Floor Specialist for our two credit courses, Designing with Wood Floors (AIACED108501) and Specifying Commercial Wood Floors (AIACES107501) (CEU-104082) on 09/13/18 between 1PM-2:30PM at Downtown Floor...

Accelerate the 2030 Challenge using Autodesk Insight

Thursday, 9/13, 11am - 12am
Online Webinar
Your Revit model offers a lot more than ‘just’ the documentation of design decisions. For example, you can easily leverage it to create data that helps you understand why your...

Building Science Days 2018: Defining and Implementing High Performance

Thursday, 9/13, 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 attendees understand...

Celebrate NYC: EnerPHit Showcase

Wednesday, 9/12, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Join Building Energy Exchange for Celebrate NYC: EnerPHit Showcase. This panel event will feature presentations from three architecture firms that have completed Passive House retrofits that meet EnerPHit, the rigorous...

Tech in the Yard: Brooklyn Navy Yard Tour

Wednesday, 9/12, 5pm - 7pm
SITU Fabrication
The Brooklyn Navy Yard is one of New York City’s fastest growing centers of technology, design, and creative manufacturing. From 1801 to 1966, the yard served as the US Navy’s...

Building Science Days 2018: Defining and Implementing High Performance

Wednesday, 9/12, 8:30am - Thursday, 9/13, 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 attendees understand...

2018 ASID Design Symposium and Industry Trade Show

Wednesday, 9/12, 8:30am - 8pm
Liberty Science Ceter, 222 Jersey City Blvd., Jersey City, NJ
The morning begins with a choice of two out of four CEUs that are sure to keep everyone informed: • Moen: The latest in shower design and technology (HSW credit...

Diversity X Design Breakfast Series: Infrastructure with Building Leaders

Tuesday, 9/11, 8am - 10am
Center for Architecture
Join us for another inspiring installment of the Diversity X Design Breakfast Series with Amy Macdonald, who will discuss infrastructure and leadership in engineering, as well as actionable steps in...

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

Sunday, 9/9, 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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The Changing Face of North Midtown: Crosstown Below the Park

Saturday, 9/8, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at the North side of Pulitzer Fountain in Grand Army Plaza, near Fifth Ave. & 59th St., 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...

Connecting Design and Construction for Architecture, Structure and MEP

Thursday, 9/6, 11am - 12pm
Online Webinar
BIM initially gained traction with design professionals to iterate more fluidly, analyze options more objectively, and produce better documentation. Today, an increasing number of MEP and structural contractors and fabricators...

_Action: New Ecological Prototypes

Thursday, 9/6, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
At times impatient with the pace of industrial innovation in producing smart, low-carbon, responsive building products and systems, designers are now jumping into the arena with do-it-yourself research and development...

WISE: An Evening of Energy Innovation

Thursday, 9/6, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chamber St. Suite 609 New York, NY 10007
Please join WICE and BE-Ex WISE for an evening of networking and interactive sessions on innovation in the energy industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to attend mini-sessions on specific...

Improving IAQ: It’s Time to Vent

Thursday, 9/6, 6pm - 8pm
United Technologies Digital Accelerator, United Technologies Digital Accelerator 55 Water Street Brooklyn, New York 11201
The recent COGfx Study by Harvard researchers found that improved indoor environmental quality (IEQ) doubled occupants’ cognitive function. The study found a strong correlation between high levels of ventilation and...

Fall Film Social: Living Salk Institute

Wednesday, 9/5, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join the AIANY Social Science and Architecture Committee for a special documentary film screening and post-screening discussion with the filmmakers of Living Salk Institute. The Salk Institute for Biological Studies,...

80×50: Blueprint for Efficiency

Wednesday, 9/5, 6pm - 8pm
32BJ SEIU, 25 West 18th Street, 5th Floor Auditorium New York, NY 10011
Last year, Urban Green Council brought together more than 40 leading building and energy stakeholders under the 80×50 Buildings Partnership, recognizing the need for extensive dialogue to develop impactful and...

Hyper-Efficient Building Workshop: Design Strategies to Comply with Local Law 31

Monday, 8/27, 9am - Tuesday, 8/28, 6pm
Center for Architecture
In 2016, New York City passed Local Laws 31 & 32, aimed at strengthening existing sustainability requirements and introducing new measures that will make NYC-owned buildings among the most efficient in the...

Expanding the Financial District: Reshaping the Water Street Corridor

Sunday, 8/26, 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...

Midtown Modernism 4: On and Off East 57th Street

Saturday, 8/25, 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 Ave. and 59th St., across from Plaza Hotel.  Using East 57th Street as a backdrop, experience the evolution of Modernism:...

Understanding New York City Agency Contracts & More: For All Design and Construction Professionals

Thursday, 8/23, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join nycoba|NOMA at the Center for Architecture on Thursday, August 23rd for “Understanding New York City Agency Contracts & More: For All Design and Construction Professionals.” Topics include NYC design...

2-Day SketchUp Workshop

Wednesday, 8/22, 9am - Thursday, 8/23, 4pm
BluEdge, 44 W 18th Street, Floor 3, New York, NY 10011
Learn SketchUp the right way! Become a SketchUp guru in just 2 days of training. The class is meant for beginners and seasoned users alike. The first day begins with...

West Side Story: The Evolution of Lincoln Center

Sunday, 8/19, 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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Midtown Modernism 3: Crosstown Section, 53rd Street East to West

Saturday, 8/18, 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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CEU Presentation: Outdoor Kitchens

Thursday, 8/16, 6pm - 8pm
Fisher & Paykel Experience Center
The Outdoor Kitchen market has grown year over year since 2009. The basic outdoor grill has been influenced by design, and has prompted the growth of creating spaces that move...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 8/16, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies 153 W 27th Street New York, NY 10001
Please joinHuggins Wood Floor Specialist for our two-credit courses, Beauty is More Than Skin Deep – Maintaining & Refinishing Wood Floors (AIACES104501) and Wood Flooring Species (AIACES106501) (CEU-104025) on 8/16/2018...

Renovating the Financial District:  Skyscrapers, Plazas and the Impact of Zoning

Sunday, 8/12, 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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Midtown Modernism 2: The Park Avenue Corridor

Saturday, 8/11, 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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Turning Data into Action

Tuesday, 8/7, 9am - 10:30am
Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers Street, Suite 609, New York, NY 10007
Join the Building Energy Exchange, Bright Power, and Sustainable Energy Partners to celebrate the publishing of Turning Data into Action, a follow-up to the team’s groundbreaking study, Retrofitting Affordability; Evaluating...

Private Tour: Hide and Seek by Dream the Combine at MoMA PS1

Monday, 8/6, 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. This year’s installation is Hide & Seek by Jennifer Newsom and...

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

Sunday, 8/5, 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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New York’s Civic Center: History, Urban Development & Architecture

Saturday, 8/4, 10:30am - 12:30pm
North side of the fountain at 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,...
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Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

Thursday, 8/2, 1pm - 2:30pm
Downtown Floor Supplies, 153 W 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
Please join us for our two credit courses, It’s Not Easy Being Green – Sustainability of Wood (AIACES103501) and Wood Flooring in Commercial Spaces (AIACES109503) (CEU-105259) on 8/2/2018 between 1PM-2:30PM...

Face of a Nation: What Happened to the World’s Fair?

Thursday, 8/2, 2pm - 4pm
Regal Lynbrook (321 Merrick Rd)
Feature Documentary / Long Beach Premiere / Filmmaker Q&A An idealistic American architect struggles to help her dream alive as she journeys to discover why America abandoned World’s Fairs. USA...

Roundtable: A Candid Dialogue on Pamphlet Architecture 36: Buoyant Clarity

Monday, 7/30, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Join us for the launch of Pamphlet Architecture 36: Buoyant Clarity, the latest edition to Princeton Architectural Press’s celebrated Pamphlet Architecture 36 series, which explores groundbreaking, contemporary lines of thought surrounding...

Architecture on Cooper Square, Bond Street, Lafayette Street, and the Bowery

Sunday, 7/29, 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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AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 7/28, 9:45am - 1pm
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...

Morningside Heights: Institutional Acropolis

Saturday, 7/28, 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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Memorial Visions: Fifteen Years After the 9-11 Competition

Wednesday, 7/25, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This lecture will reflect on how designers create memorials in the wake of 2003’s 9/11 memorial competition. The past fifteen years have been marked by numerous tragedies. The need remember and process...

Tour of 1 Hotel, Brooklyn Bridge Park

Wednesday, 7/25, 6pm - 8pm
1 Hotel
Join the AIANY Interiors Committee for a tour of 1 Hotel, Brooklyn Bridge Park designed by INC with Marvel Architects. This structure, a visual praise poem dedicated to Brooklyn’s waterfront,...
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Remembering the Future: Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World’s Fair

Sunday, 7/22, 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,...

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

Saturday, 7/21, 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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Robotic Innovations: A Discussion of Research with Industrial Robots for Design

Thursday, 7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Robotics! We’ve heard a lot about the topic, as well as how automation might revolutionize, threaten, disrupt, or transform AEC professions. To better understand how robotics might shape the future...

Huggins Wood Floor Specialist NWFA IDCEC and AIA CEU Presentation

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

CEU Presentation: Professional Kitchen Design

Thursday, 7/19, 6pm - 8pm
Fisher & Paykel Experience Center, The A&D Building 150 East 58th St., Suite 361 New York, NY 10155
The modern restaurant world is influencing more than just the taste buds of its clientele. From the celebrity chef to the abundance of cooking programs on television, the restaurant ‘lifestyle’...

Outside the Boundary: An Architectural Practice Panel

Wednesday, 7/18, 6:30pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
The AIANY Women in Architecture Committee presents an architectural practice panel focusing on the work of sole practitioners who combine their passion for architecture with interests outside their firms; giving...

2-Day SketchUp Workshop

Wednesday, 7/18, 9am - Thursday, 7/19, 4pm
BluEdge, 44 W 18th Street, Floor 3, New York, NY 10011
Learn SketchUp the right way! Become a SketchUp guru in just 2 days of training. The class is meant for beginners and seasoned users alike. The first day begins with...

Perspective USA: Networking & Inspiration

Tuesday, 7/17, 8am - Wednesday, 7/18, 7pm
Marriott Downtown New York, 3 rd Floor, 85 West Street at Albany Street, New York
Perspective USA is an inspiring international architecture forum promoted by THE PLAN Magazine. A two-day platform with high-quality Keynote and Seminars, good conversations and fruitful networking. Benefits of live events...

ENYA Beyond the Boards: ODA

Tuesday, 7/17, 6:30pm - 8pm
ODA
The AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) is proud to announce the next presentation in the Beyond the Boards series. ODA leadership will profile their firm and design process before focusing on several current...

Modern Architecture on the Upper East Side

Sunday, 7/15, 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. NEW TOUR! Amidst the Upper East Side’s celebrated array...

AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour: Freshkills Park in Staten Island

Saturday, 7/14, 9:45am - 1pm
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...

Between the Clocks: The Architecture of Park Avenue South

Saturday, 7/14, 10:30am - 1pm
SW cornder 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. Between the exuberant clock on the façade of Grand Central Terminal and...

Dining Detritus: Zero Waste Restaurants

Thursday, 7/12, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This is a related program for the exhibition Designing Waste: Strategies for a Zero Waste City. Can design help restaurants and food service facilities go zero waste? In the third...

New York Digital Design Community

Wednesday, 7/11, 6:30pm - 9pm
ARUP (77 Water Street)
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...

Building Yugoslavia, 1948-1980

Marko Mušič. Memorial and Cultural Center, with Town Hall, Kolašin, Montenegro. 1970–75. Exterior view. Photo: Valentin Jeck, commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2016.
Wednesday, 7/11, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
In the framework of the exhibition Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948-1980, opening at the Museum of Modern Art on July 15, architects represented in the exhibition will...

Packer Early Learning Center Tour

Wednesday, 7/11, 6pm - 8pm
Packer Early Learning Center (100 Clinton Street)
Located on the edge of the Brooklyn Heights Historic District, 100 Clinton Street is a two-story glazed brick and terracotta building. Built in 1923, it was subsequently purchased by Packer...

Zone Greener: Facilitating Solar Adoption

Tuesday, 7/10, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
This course has been approved for 1.5 GBCI credits. In 2012, New York City adopted a package of amendments to the NYC Zoning Resolution, collectively called Zone Green, to facilitate more...

Battery Park City: Creating a New Neighborhood

Sunday, 7/8, 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...

SoHo: New architectural interventions in a Historic District

Saturday, 7/7, 11am - 1pm
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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Hudson River Park, the High Line, West Chelsea and the Far West Village

Sunday, 7/1, 10:30am - 1pm
Meet at the landside end of Pier 62 (opposite W. 22 St.), adjacent to the Skate Park and Classic Harbor Line ticket booth
Meet at the landside end of Pier 62 (opposite W. 22 St.), adjacent to the Skate Park and Classic Harbor Line ticket booth.  View a stunning variety of new architecture...

Raymond Farm Center Symposium: DETAILS, details

Saturday, 6/30, 8:30am - 6pm
Raymond Farm Center for Living Arts & Design
Residential Architecture Assembled/the Prose & Poetry of Construction In celebration of the 80th Anniversary of the Publication of Antonin and Noémi Raymond’s Architectural Details (1938), the Raymond Farm Center for...

NYU & Washington Square: Changing Strategies of Growth and Design

Saturday, 6/30, 11am - 1pm
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...

Waste & Other Infrastructure: Discovering the Invisible City

Thursday, 6/28, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
Infrastructure is banal and wondrous, ubiquitous and hidden. The task of presenting it to a general public—in galleries, publications, or events—comes with a unique set of challenges, distinct from architecture...

Oculus Book Talk: The Design of Childhood

Monday, 6/25, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
In her new book, The Design of Childhood (Bloomsbury, June 2018) design critic Alexandra Lange investigates the histories of children’s human-made environment at all scales, from objects to landscapes, and...

Communicating Materials Transparency: Getting to the End Game

Sunday, 6/24, 6pm - 8pm
BBB, 120 Broadway, 20th Floor New York, NY 10271
There is a growing interest in understanding more about the materials that go into the spaces that we occupy. However, the process to understand these materials is complex and time-consuming....