Welcome to the website of the AIA New York Chapter and the Center for Architecture!

Center Under Construction

The Center for Architecture will be renovating from July 1 through September 1. During this time, no exhibitions will be on view, but the space will mainly remain open for programming and events.

Our first exhibition following the renovations will be Un/fair Use, opening September 10, which will explore issues of copying and copyright in architecture.




City of Dreams Pavilion 2015-2016
Deadline: September 20, 2015

AIANY 2015 COTE Awards
Deadline: October 9, 2015

ENYA Merit Award
Deadline: October 26, 2015


Oculus Magazine



Oculus Magazine
Oculus is available online! View the Summer 2015 issue here.

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

Exhibitions at the Center


Un/Fair Use
Opening September 10, 2015

Designing Affordability: Quicker, Smarter, More Efficient Housing Now
Opening October 1, 2015


Watch & Listen

Watch & Listen

AIANY 2015 Design Awards jurors discuss this year's 35 winning projects.

AIANY Design Awards 2015 Juror Symposium - Winners Announced 3.9.15 from Center for Architecture on Vimeo.

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



Upcoming Events


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Sat: 11am to 5pm

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