Category Archives: Sighted

09.18.14: NYC Department of Design + Construction (DDC) Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora discussed the scope and breadth of DDC’s portfolio of public buildings and infrastructure in a talk organized by the AIANY Public Architecture Committee.
Sighted by • 10/01/14

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09.18.14: NYC Department of Design + Construction (DDC) Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora discussed the scope and breadth of DDC’s portfolio of public buildings and infrastructure in a talk organized by the AIANY Public Architecture Committee. Read More

09.12.14: Scott Duncan, AIA, LEED AP, design director at Skidmore Owens & Merrill; Urs Gauchat dean of the College of Architecture & Design at the New Jersey Institute of Technology and CSU board member; Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, AIANY 2014 President and CSU board member; James McCullar, FAIA, principal of James McCullar Architecture CSU co-chair; James Rausse, AICP, president of APA New York Metro Chapter and director of Capital Programs and the Office of the Bronx Borough President; and Dr. Joan Clos, executive director of UN-Habitat and secretary general of HABITAT III discussed the role of design professionals in developing sustainable and equitable solutions for the rapidly urbanizing world at a program designed to help set the agenda for the HABITAT III Conference in 2016.
Sighted by • 09/17/14

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08.25.14: The AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) celebrated their 10-year anniversary while cruising around Lower Manhattan aboard Classic Harbor Line’s yacht. (l-r) Amanda Rivera; Jessica Sheridan, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Harry Gaveras; Venesa Alicea, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Omar Mitchell; Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, AIANY 2014 President; Brynnmarie Lanciotti, AIA; Emily Kotsaftis, AIA; Joanne  Fernando, AIA; Rick Bell, FAIA, AIANY Executive Director; Alex Alaimo, Assoc. AIA.
Sighted by • 09/03/14

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08.25.14: The AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) celebrated their 10-year anniversary while cruising around Lower Manhattan aboard Classic Harbor Line’s yacht. (l-r) Amanda Rivera; Jessica Sheridan, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Harry Gaveras; Venesa Alicea, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Omar Mitchell; Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, AIANY 2014 President; Brynnmarie Lanciotti, AIA; Emily Kotsaftis, AIA; Joanne  Fernando, AIA; Rick Bell, FAIA, AIANY Executive Director; Alex Alaimo, Assoc. AIA Read More

Sophie Troskolanski, an organizer of the Healthcare Otherwhere International Student Competition; Mila Bolt, competition winner and a student at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT); Cameron Sinclair, Founder, Architecture for Humanity, Director, Jolie-Pitt Foundation, competition juror, and UIA keynote speaker; and Madeleine Swete Kelly, a Durban-based architect, were joined by AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, and Executive Director Rick Bell, FAIA, at Archiball, the closing UIA party celebrating the student-run competition.
Sighted by • 08/14/14

Sighted: Durban Edition

Sophie Troskolanski, an organizer of the Healthcare Otherwhere International Student Competition; Mila Bolt, competition winner and a student at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT); Cameron Sinclair, Founder, Architecture for Humanity, Director, Jolie-Pitt Foundation, competition juror, and UIA keynote speaker; and Madeleine Swete Kelly, a Durban-based architect, were joined by AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, and Executive Director Rick Bell, FAIA, at Archiball, the closing UIA party celebrating the student-run competition. Read More

07.15.14: A public conversation about public spaces between NYC Department of Design + Construction Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora; Joe Michael, AIA, Associate Principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Maria Sisternas, Project Director at Urban Habitat Barcelona; and Antoni Vives i Tomàs, Deputy Mayor of Barcelona, closed the exhibition “Barcelona Glòries: Dialogue & Transformation.”
Sighted by • 07/30/14

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07.15.14: A public conversation about public spaces between NYC Department of Design + Construction Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora; Joe Michael, AIA, Associate Principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Maria Sisternas, Project Director at Urban Habitat Barcelona; and Antoni Vives i Tomàs, Deputy Mayor of Barcelona, closed the exhibition “Barcelona Glòries: Dialogue & Transformation.” Read More

06.24.14: AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; Jessica Yager, policy director at NYU Furman Center; NYC Department of Housing and Preservation Commissioner Vicki Been; and Gary Hattem, president of Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, spoke at the opening of “Affording Resilience: Housing Retrofits for Climate Threats.”
Sighted by • 07/16/14

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06.24.14: AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; Jessica Yager, policy director at NYU Furman Center; NYC Department of Housing and Preservation Commissioner Vicki Been; and Gary Hattem, president of Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, spoke at the opening of “Affording Resilience: Housing Retrofits for Climate Threats.” Read More

06.14.14: Chrisitine Bram, Executive Director of the Office of Parks and Open Spaces for the City of Zurich; AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; NYC Planning Commission Chair Carl Weisbrod; and Mitchell Silver, NYC Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner, talked public space at the “Open to the Public” symposium.
Sighted by • 06/18/14

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06.14.14: Chrisitine Bram, Executive Director of the Office of Parks and Open Spaces for the City of Zurich; AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; NYC Planning Commission Chair Carl Weisbrod; and Mitchell Silver, NYC Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner, talked public space at the “Open to the Public” symposium. Read More

05.15.14: AIANY President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, with Mayor Bill de Blasio, at the National September 11 Memorial Museum Dedication Ceremony.
Sighted by • 05/29/14

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05.15.14: AIANY President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, with Mayor Bill de Blasio, at the National September 11 Memorial Museum Dedication Ceremony. Read More

05.13.14: AIANY executive director Rick Bell, FAIA; Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, gathered around an image of Parc de la Villette in Paris, France, by Bernard Tschumi Architects, one of the projects featured in “The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture.”
Sighted by • 05/14/14

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05.13.14: AIANY executive director Rick Bell, FAIA; Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, gathered around an image of Parc de la Villette in Paris, France, by Bernard Tschumi Architects, one of the projects featured in “The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture.” Read More

04.12.14: Developer Robert Wennett; keynote speaker Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, at the closing of the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) meeting, held at the Herzog & de Meuron-designed 1111 Lincoln Road in Miami.
Sighted by • 04/30/14

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04.12.14: Developer Robert Wennett; keynote speaker Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, at the closing of the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) meeting, held at the Herzog & de Meuron-designed 1111 Lincoln Road in Miami. Read More

09.18.14: NYC Department of Design + Construction (DDC) Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora discussed the scope and breadth of DDC’s portfolio of public buildings and infrastructure in a talk organized by the AIANY Public Architecture Committee.
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09.12.14: Scott Duncan, AIA, LEED AP, design director at Skidmore Owens & Merrill; Urs Gauchat dean of the College of Architecture & Design at the New Jersey Institute of Technology and CSU board member; Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, AIANY 2014 President and CSU board member; James McCullar, FAIA, principal of James McCullar Architecture CSU co-chair; James Rausse, AICP, president of APA New York Metro Chapter and director of Capital Programs and the Office of the Bronx Borough President; and Dr. Joan Clos, executive director of UN-Habitat and secretary general of HABITAT III discussed the role of design professionals in developing sustainable and equitable solutions for the rapidly urbanizing world at a program designed to help set the agenda for the HABITAT III Conference in 2016.
Sighted Sighted
08.25.14: The AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) celebrated their 10-year anniversary while cruising around Lower Manhattan aboard Classic Harbor Line’s yacht. (l-r) Amanda Rivera; Jessica Sheridan, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Harry Gaveras; Venesa Alicea, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Omar Mitchell; Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, AIANY 2014 President; Brynnmarie Lanciotti, AIA; Emily Kotsaftis, AIA; Joanne  Fernando, AIA; Rick Bell, FAIA, AIANY Executive Director; Alex Alaimo, Assoc. AIA.
Sighted Sighted
Sophie Troskolanski, an organizer of the Healthcare Otherwhere International Student Competition; Mila Bolt, competition winner and a student at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT); Cameron Sinclair, Founder, Architecture for Humanity, Director, Jolie-Pitt Foundation, competition juror, and UIA keynote speaker; and Madeleine Swete Kelly, a Durban-based architect, were joined by AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, and Executive Director Rick Bell, FAIA, at Archiball, the closing UIA party celebrating the student-run competition.
Sighted: Durban Edition Sighted
07.15.14: A public conversation about public spaces between NYC Department of Design + Construction Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora; Joe Michael, AIA, Associate Principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Maria Sisternas, Project Director at Urban Habitat Barcelona; and Antoni Vives i Tomàs, Deputy Mayor of Barcelona, closed the exhibition “Barcelona Glòries: Dialogue & Transformation.”
Sighted Sighted
06.24.14: AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; Jessica Yager, policy director at NYU Furman Center; NYC Department of Housing and Preservation Commissioner Vicki Been; and Gary Hattem, president of Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, spoke at the opening of “Affording Resilience: Housing Retrofits for Climate Threats.”
Sighted Sighted
06.14.14: Chrisitine Bram, Executive Director of the Office of Parks and Open Spaces for the City of Zurich; AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA; NYC Planning Commission Chair Carl Weisbrod; and Mitchell Silver, NYC Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner, talked public space at the “Open to the Public” symposium.
Sighted Sighted
05.15.14: AIANY President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, with Mayor Bill de Blasio, at the National September 11 Memorial Museum Dedication Ceremony.
Sighted Sighted
05.13.14: AIANY executive director Rick Bell, FAIA; Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, gathered around an image of Parc de la Villette in Paris, France, by Bernard Tschumi Architects, one of the projects featured in “The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture.”
Sighted Sighted
04.12.14: Developer Robert Wennett; keynote speaker Bernard Tschumi, FAIA; and AIANY 2014 President Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, at the closing of the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) meeting, held at the Herzog & de Meuron-designed 1111 Lincoln Road in Miami.
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