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AIA New York Chapter 149th Annual Meeting

Tuesday, June 21, 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Please join us at our 149th Annual Meeting. From public advocacy to professional training, design awards to global dialogues, AIANY will highlight the challenges and successes from the past year.

Exhibition Highlight

EXTRA-ORDINARY: New Practices in Chilean Architecture presents recently completed work by 15 Chilean architects, including 2016 Pritzker Prize winner Alejandro Aravena of Elemental. The exhibition showcases photography, schematic drawings, ephemera, and videos, introducing New York City to the diverse architecture emerging from Chile.

Join us for the opening on Wednesday, June 22!

Oculus Magazine



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

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

In Memoriam

Walter A. Hunt, Jr., FAIA (1941 - 2016)


The Center for Architecture mourns the passing of our devoted patron, leader and friend. His vision and generosity will leave a lasting legacy. Our sympathies to his wife Judy and his entire family.

Give to the Walter A. Hunt, Jr., Scholarship.

Exhibitions at the Center
Watch & Listen

Watch & Listen

Following LPC Chair Meenakshi Srinivasan's review of significant adaptive reuse projects, architects discuss current challenges to preservation

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



Upcoming Events

Curtis Moody and Lou Switzer: A Conversation
Thursday, June 30, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ARE Summer Boot Camp: Schematic Design
Wednesday, July 6, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Conquering the Energy Code for Commercial Architects and Engineers
Friday, July 8, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Oculus Book Talk: Dark Space: Architecture, Representation, Black Identity
Monday, July 11, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Brilliant Methodology: Affordable Housing and Energy Efficiency
Tuesday, July 12, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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


Heard on Twitter

CenterForArch: RT @archpaper: AIANY’s New Practices New York exhibition features work from 6 emerging firms @CenterForArch https:/… 6/24/16 3:39 pm

CenterForArch: RT @aiaqueens: Future is now! @AIANational @AIANewYorkState @CenterForArch @AIARoc @AIABrooklyn https:/… 6/24/16 3:39 pm

CenterForArch: RT @ckracauer: Smiljan Radic monument @CenterForArch 6/23/16 5:15 pm

CenterForArch: AIANY's @benprosky interviewed by @AIAYAF! 6/23/16 4:22 pm

CenterForArch: RT @sweitzstar: Great time learning about contemporary Chilean architecture last night @CenterForArch 6/23/16 12:46 pm


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