Exhibition Highlight

Opening This Week


The Center for Architecture is proud to present Authenticity and Innovation, an exhibition exploring the preservation and reuse of existing buildings in contemporary New York City, a particularly relevant topic for a metropolis characterized by perennial change. 

Oculus Magazine



Oculus Magazine
Oculus is available online! View the Fall 2016 issue here.

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


Archtober Is Coming!


Archtober (ärk'tōbər), the city-wide festival of architecture activities, programs, and exhibitions, will take place from October 1-31, 2016. See the calendar here.

Exhibitions at the Center


On View

Reading Room: A Catalog of New York City's Branch Libraries
September 22, 2016 - January 7, 2017


Authenticity and Innovation
September 30, 2016 - January 14, 2017

Watch & Listen

Video: FitCity 2016

FitCity is an annual conference that convenes stakeholders across diverse disciplines such as architecture, public health, urban planning, academia, and community development, to champion the role of design in creating healthy neighborhoods.

Missed an event? Watch more on the Center for Architecture's Vimeo account.



Upcoming Events

Speculative Urbanism: From the City of Objects to Environmental Apparatuses
Tuesday, September 27, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Extraordinary Laminated Glass Projects: Designing with Structural Interlayers
Thursday, September 29, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Authenticity and Innovation Exhibition Opening and Archtober Launch
Friday, September 30, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Authenticity and Innovation Exhibition Symposium
Saturday, Archtober 1, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

ARE Fall Boot Camp: Building Design and Construction Systems
Sunday, Archtober 2, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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


Heard on Twitter

CenterForArch: RT @Guggenheim: Today we're taking over @Archtober's Instagram feed: . Follow . 9/27/16 9:10 am

CenterForArch: David Adjaye sits down with @ArchDigest to discuss the just-opened addition to the National Mall in DC:… 9/27/16 8:50 am

CenterForArch: BIG, MVRDV and Snøhetta unveil competing designs for San Pellegrino headquarters: 9/26/16 6:40 pm

CenterForArch: .@AIANational celebrates the best buildings and spaces with some of the most prestigious awards in the industry:… 9/26/16 1:31 pm

CenterForArch: RT @CriticalArch: NYC friends: Overwhelmed by the @Archtober calendar? Check out our 15 most highly recommended events: 9/26/16 11:50 am


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