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Oculus Magazine
Oculus is available online! View the Summer 2014 issue here.

Upcoming Oculus Book Talk
New York's New Edge: Contemporary Art, the High Line, and Urban Megaprojects on the Far West Side
Monday, December 8, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Oculus Podcasts
Listen to our Oculus podcasts through the Center for Architecture's soundcloud

Exhibition Highlight

New Practices New York 2014


Six promising and pioneering firms were chosen as the New Practices New York 2014, a biennial competition that serves as New York City’s preeminent platform to recognize and promote new and innovative architecture and design firms.

Exhibitions at the Center

Current Exhibitions

Saul Steinberg Drawings | Architecture Public Space
Through January 3, 2015

New Practices New York 2014
Through January 17, 2015

Building Connections 2014
Through February 28, 2015

Arch Schools 2014
Through March 21, 2015


Watch & Listen

Watch & Listen

Actor and Tribeca Film Festival co-founder accepts the Center for Architecture Award at the 2014 Heritage Ball.

Missed an event? Video recordings are available on the Center for Architecture's Vimeo account.



Upcoming Events

FamilyDay@theCenter: Building Bridges
Saturday, January 10, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Update to the 2011 New York City Energy Conservation Code
Monday, January 12, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oculus Book Talk: Urban Alchemy
Monday, January 12, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Visit the Online Calendar for more event listings! www.aiany.org/calendar


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CenterForArch: winner featured in #ArchRecord's 2014 12/17/14 1:12 pm


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