Category Archives: Sighted

06.08.13: The Head in the Clouds Pavilion – the City of Dreams Pavilion competition winner – opened on Governor's Island as a part of FIGMENT NYC 2013. FIGMENT, the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA), and the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY), organized the selection, design, and construction of the pavilion.
Sighted by • 06/12/13

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06.08.13: The Head in the Clouds Pavilion – the City of Dreams Pavilion competition winner – opened on Governor’s Island as a part of FIGMENT NYC 2013. FIGMENT, the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA), and the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY), organized the selection, design, and construction of the pavilion. Read More

05.16.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, spoke at ENR's "Groundbreaking Women in Construction." A part of the “Leading Women of Design and Architecture” panel moderated by Cathleen McGuigan, Editor-in-Chief, Architectural Record, Lerner discussed women’s changing role in design, as well as their engagement with engineering and construction, from her vantage point as a partner in a large firm. Others on the panel were Audrey Matlock, FAIA, Founder and Principal, Audrey Matlock Architect, and Marion Weiss, FAIA, Partner, Weiss/Manfredi.
Sighted by • 05/30/13

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05.16.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, spoke at ENR’s “Groundbreaking Women in Construction.” A part of the “Leading Women of Design and Architecture” panel moderated by Cathleen McGuigan, Editor-in-Chief, Architectural Record, Lerner discussed women’s changing role in design, as well as their engagement with engineering and construction, from her vantage point as a partner in a large firm. Others on the panel were Audrey Matlock, FAIA, Founder and Principal, Audrey Matlock Architect, and Marion Weiss, FAIA, Partner, Weiss/Manfredi. Read More

04.29.13: AIANY sent representatives to AIA New York State’s Architects in Albany Lobby Day. AIANY leadership met with State Senators, Assembly members, and Governor Andrew Cuomo’s staff to reinforce the need for Good Samaritan legislation and convey the content of AIANY’s Post-Sandy Initiative Report.
Sighted by • 05/15/13

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04.29.13: AIANY sent representatives to AIA New York State’s Architects in Albany Lobby Day. AIANY leadership met with State Senators, Assembly members, and Governor Andrew Cuomo’s staff to reinforce the need for Good Samaritan legislation and convey the content of AIANY’s Post-Sandy Initiative Report. Read More

05.01.13: William Pedersen, FAIA, Founding Design Partner, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, and Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, are interviewed by NY1's Roger Clark at the opening of "Design(in) The Heart of New York," a two-month exhibition that showcases the 26-acre Hudson Yards development. The exhibition is on view at the Center for Architecture through 06.30.13.
Sighted by • 05/01/13

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05.01.13: William Pedersen, FAIA, Founding Design Partner, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, and Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, are interviewed by NY1′s Roger Clark at the opening of “Design(in) The Heart of New York,” a two-month exhibition that showcases the 26-acre Hudson Yards development. The exhibition is on view at the Center for Architecture through 06.30.13. Read More

04.16.13: The United Nations Security Council Chamber was officially re-opened. Located in the United Nations Conference Building and designed by Norwegian architect Arnstein Arneberg – with murals by Norwegian artist Per Krohg and Damask wallpaper designed by Norway's Else Poulsson – it is considered "the most important room in the world." UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivers remarks at the Chamber's opening (Photo: Courtesy Norwegian Consulate/Birgit Solhaug)
Sighted by • 04/18/13

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04.16.13: The United Nations Security Council Chamber was officially re-opened with a special ceremony. Located in the United Nations Conference Building and designed by Norwegian architect Arnstein Arneberg – with murals by Norwegian artist Per Krohg and Damask wallpaper designed by Norway’s Else Poulsson – it is considered “the most important room in the world.” Read UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks here. Read more about the opening on Archidose. Read More

03.22.13: The Post-Sandy Regional Working Group has its inaugural meeting at the 2013 AIA Grassroots Conference in Washington, DC. Representatives from New York, New Jersey, and New England came together to share knowledge and initiate a cooperative exchange for the region. Regional Directors of the Young Architects Forum, AIA State and Chapter presidents, policy coordinators, AIA National staff, and regional Chapter executive directors contributed to the meeting. (Photo: Daniel Fox)
Sighted by • 04/03/13

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03.22.13: The Post-Sandy Regional Working Group has its inaugural meeting at the 2013 AIA Grassroots Conference in Washington, DC. Representatives from New York, New Jersey, and New England came together to share knowledge and initiate a cooperative exchange for the region. Regional Directors of Young Architects Forum, AIA State and Chapter presidents, policy coordinators, AIA National staff, and regional Chapter executive directors contributed to the meeting. Read More

03.13.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, was honored for excellence in business at "Above And Beyond," a dinner hosted by City & State.
Sighted by • 03/20/13

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03.13.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, was honored for excellence in business at “Above And Beyond,” a dinner hosted by City & State. Read More

02.28.13: A reception was held to honor new members of the College of Fellows within the AIA New York Chapter.
Sighted by • 03/06/13

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02.28.13: A reception was held to honor new members of the College of Fellows within the AIA New York Chapter, including: Israel Berger, FAIA; Heidi L. Blau; FAIA; Raymond C. Bordwell, FAIA; Carlos Brillembourg, FAIA; Susan A. Chin, FAIA; Judith DiMaio, FAIA; Kenneth D. Levien, FAIA; Carol Loewenson, FAIA; Richard Metsky, FAIA; Margaret Newman, FAIA; Terrence E. O’Neal, FAIA; Peter Schubert, FAIA; and Claire Weisz, FAIA. Read More

02.11.13: The February Oculus Book Talk was dedicated to the Grand Central Terminal Centennial, with a gathering of the four authors of three new tomes on this magnificent train station.
Sighted by • 02/20/13

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02.11.13: The February Oculus Book Talk was dedicated to the Grand Central Terminal Centennial, with a gathering of the four authors of three new tomes on this magnificent train station. They discussed its grand history and continuing success. As panelist Sam Roberts said, “It will never outlive its usefulness.”

02.20.13: At a breakfast meeting of the Association for a Better New York, Sen. Charles Schumer spoke about the post-Sandy future of New York, immigration policy and the future of high tech (“one of our great futures”). He also discussed his success in securing 20 million dollars for the Army Corps of Engineers to address the challenges of climate change in the Hudson Region. Read More

Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, met with NYC DCAS Commissioner Edna Wells Handy at the Center before her talk "Architecture in the Public Realm: DCAS Mission and Role in Enhancing the Quality of Life."
Sighted by • 01/23/13

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01.14.13: Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, met with NYC DCAS Commissioner Edna Wells Handy at the Center before her talk “Architecture in the Public Realm: DCAS Mission and Role in Enhancing the Quality of Life.” Read More

06.08.13: The Head in the Clouds Pavilion – the City of Dreams Pavilion competition winner – opened on Governor's Island as a part of FIGMENT NYC 2013. FIGMENT, the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA), and the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY), organized the selection, design, and construction of the pavilion.
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05.16.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, spoke at ENR's "Groundbreaking Women in Construction." A part of the “Leading Women of Design and Architecture” panel moderated by Cathleen McGuigan, Editor-in-Chief, Architectural Record, Lerner discussed women’s changing role in design, as well as their engagement with engineering and construction, from her vantage point as a partner in a large firm. Others on the panel were Audrey Matlock, FAIA, Founder and Principal, Audrey Matlock Architect, and Marion Weiss, FAIA, Partner, Weiss/Manfredi.
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04.29.13: AIANY sent representatives to AIA New York State’s Architects in Albany Lobby Day. AIANY leadership met with State Senators, Assembly members, and Governor Andrew Cuomo’s staff to reinforce the need for Good Samaritan legislation and convey the content of AIANY’s Post-Sandy Initiative Report.
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05.01.13: William Pedersen, FAIA, Founding Design Partner, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, and Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, are interviewed by NY1's Roger Clark at the opening of "Design(in) The Heart of New York," a two-month exhibition that showcases the 26-acre Hudson Yards development. The exhibition is on view at the Center for Architecture through 06.30.13.
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04.16.13: The United Nations Security Council Chamber was officially re-opened. Located in the United Nations Conference Building and designed by Norwegian architect Arnstein Arneberg – with murals by Norwegian artist Per Krohg and Damask wallpaper designed by Norway's Else Poulsson – it is considered "the most important room in the world." UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivers remarks at the Chamber's opening (Photo: Courtesy Norwegian Consulate/Birgit Solhaug)
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03.22.13: The Post-Sandy Regional Working Group has its inaugural meeting at the 2013 AIA Grassroots Conference in Washington, DC. Representatives from New York, New Jersey, and New England came together to share knowledge and initiate a cooperative exchange for the region. Regional Directors of the Young Architects Forum, AIA State and Chapter presidents, policy coordinators, AIA National staff, and regional Chapter executive directors contributed to the meeting. (Photo: Daniel Fox)
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03.13.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, was honored for excellence in business at "Above And Beyond," a dinner hosted by City & State.
Sighted Sighted
02.28.13: A reception was held to honor new members of the College of Fellows within the AIA New York Chapter.
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02.11.13: The February Oculus Book Talk was dedicated to the Grand Central Terminal Centennial, with a gathering of the four authors of three new tomes on this magnificent train station.
Sighted Sighted
Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, met with NYC DCAS Commissioner Edna Wells Handy at the Center before her talk "Architecture in the Public Realm: DCAS Mission and Role in Enhancing the Quality of Life."
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