Archtober is here!
Archtober (ärk'tōbər), the city-wide festival of architecture activities, programs, and exhibitions, will take place from October 1-31, 2015.
Archtober’s curated calendar features more than 150 architecture and design lectures, conferences, programs, and exhibitions happening at the Center for Architecture and collaborating institutions across the city.
Designing Affordability: Quicker, Smarter, More Efficient Housing Now presents 23 case studies that address ways of reducing costs without compromising design quality. The exhibition examines how architects, engineers, planners, policy makers, tenants, and homeowners are crafting innovative ways to reduce the cost of housing.
Seaport Culture District is an innovative new program that brings together a dynamic gathering of cultural partners to the storied streets of Lower Manhattan.
The Center's pop-up location at the Seaport Culture District (181 Front Street) currently hosts the exhibition Sea Level, a water's eye view of New York City, along with a number of programs related to architecture adn the built environment.
Sea Level: Five Boroughs at Water's Edge
At the Center for Architecture at the Seaport, 181 Front Street
Through December 31, 2015
Through January 2, 2016
Designing Affordability: Quicker, Smarter, More Efficient Housing Now
Opening October 1, 2015
Watch & Listen
AIANY 2015 Design Awards jurors discuss this year's 35 winning projects.
Missed an event? Video recordings are available on the Center for Architecture's Vimeo account.
Fall 2015 ARE Boot Camp: Construction Documents and Services
Sunday, Archtober 4, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Edge Digital: The Interactive Building
Monday, Archtober 5, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Aging in Place in NYC: A Community-Based Prototype for 60 Amsterdam Avenue
Tuesday, Archtober 6, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Port Authority NY/NJ Capital Plan
Wednesday, Archtober 7, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Coworking and the Future of Architecture
Wednesday, Archtober 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Heard on Twitter
CenterForArch: Aging in Place in NYC: A Community-Based Prototype for 60 Amsterdam Ave w/ remarks from @galeabrewer & @HelenRosenthal 10/6 #designforaging 10/2/15 10:28 am