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

Thanksgiving Office Hours

The Center for Architecture office and gallery will be closed on:
Thursday, November 27

The gallery will operate on reduced holiday hours, from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM, on:
Friday, November 28
Saturday, November 29

The Breakthrough Space at 532 LaGuardia Place, featuring Koen Deprez: Structure and Event, will be open on:
Sunday, November 30

Oculus Magazine



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

Koen Deprez: Structure and Event
Through December 3, 2014

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

Closing Day of Koen Deprez: "Structure and Event"
Monday, December 1, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

LEED Green Associate: Exam Prep (Nov/Dec, Day 2 of 3) - Postponed
Tuesday, December 2, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Contemporary Applications of Technology in Design and Fabrication
, 6:00 pm Tuesday, December 2

Introduction to New Health Plans Exclusively Available to AIANY Members
Wednesday, December 3, 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Procrastinators' Days 2014 (Day 1 of 3)
Thursday, December 4, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

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


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AIA New York Chapter
536 LaGuardia Place
NY, NY 10012
(212) 683-0023

Gallery Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 8pm
Sat: 11am to 5pm

Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm