Chapter News | 9/29/21

The AIANY Housing Committee is seeking applications for a new co-chair with the planned departure of the committee's current co-chair at the end of 2021. The AIANY...

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Chapter News | 9/15/21
A rendering of the project Evanescent with New York City in the background.

Hosted by the AIANY Interiors Committee, Recipe for a Room is a model-making contest about building spatial, sculptural, miniature rooms while fostering fun, creativity...

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Policy and Advocacy | 9/15/21
A photograph of Benjamin Prosky and Tom Eisele standing in front of a crowd at a rally in support for fossil fuel free building legislation.

After years of advocacy, the effort to limit the design of fossil fuel-powered buildings in New York City is making major headway. Months ago, Int. 2317 was introduced...

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Civic Leadership Program | 9/14/21
A screenshot of the CLP's third development session, taking place via Zoom.

On Friday, August 27, 2021, the 2021 class of the AIANY Civic Leadership Program (CLP) convened for their third remote development session, organized by Anne Chen, AIA,...

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Chapter News | 9/1/21

The AIANY Global Dialogues Committee and AIANY Marketing and Communications Committee are seeking new co-chairs. AIA New York's Global Dialogues Committee is...

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In the News | 9/1/21
A rendering of the courtyard garden at the Atrium at Sumner.

Studio Libeskind’s The Atrium at Sumner Breaks Ground The Atrium at Sumner, an affordable housing and community center designed by Studio Libeskind, recently broke...

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Chapter News | 8/31/21
The brand identity for the New York Building Congress exhibition "What We Build," featuring the organization's logo.

The Center for Architecture will officially open to the public on October 1, 2021. We are excited to welcome back to our spaces our members and visitors with two new...

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Civic Leadership Program | 8/18/21
Image description: A circular image depicting an aerial view map of Cooper Square with properties from the Cooper Square Community Land Trust highlighted in green.

Gentrification and displacement are complex and contentious issues in New York City, and the architectural profession occupies a complicated position in relation to...

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Policy and Advocacy | 8/18/21
A photo of former New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo riding the E train in New York City.

Last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced he would be resigning in two weeks amid accusations of sexual misconduct. This marks the end of over ten years of his...

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Chapter News | 8/18/21

The AIANY Committee on the Environment (COTE) and AIANY Architecture for Education Committee are seeking applications for new co-chairs. COTE’s mission is to...

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Civic Leadership Program | 8/4/21
A photo of an outdoor dining shack on the street in New York City.

On Friday, July 23, the 2021 class of the AIANY Civic Leadership Program (CLP) convened for their first remote development session, organized by Christina Brown, Assoc....

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In the News | 8/4/21
A photo of the lobby of Casa Cipriani at the Battery Maritime Building, designed by Marvel with interiors by the Office of Thierry W. Despont.

Casa Cipriani by Marvel and the Office of Thierry W. Despont to Open at Battery Maritime Building After being vacant for many years, the Battery Maritime Building,...

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Policy and Advocacy | 8/4/21
A photo of President Joe Biden, who proposed the American Jobs Plan.

Only a few weeks after entering office, President Biden announced his American Jobs Plan, which proposed $2 trillion of investment in the economy. A significant portion...

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Chapter News | 7/21/21
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On Tuesday, July 20, AIA New York held its second (and hopefully final!) virtual Honors and Awards Luncheon, celebrating architects, public servants, and journalists who...

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In the News | 7/21/21

New Hires and Promotions BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group has announced seven new partners: Andy Young, Lorenzo Boddi, João Albuquerque, Douglass Alligood, Lars Larsen,...

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Policy and Advocacy | 7/19/21
Dry Seal Type Gasholder. Image: Jonathan Landells via Wikimedia Commons.

Last month, Int. 2317-2021 was introduced in the New York City Council, which would essentially ban new fossil fuel hookups. AIANY has long advocated for the...

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In Memoriam | 7/7/21
Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA (1952-2021), at the AIA New York Board Inaugural in 2016. Photo: Courtesy of Center for Architecture.

It is with the heaviest of hearts that we bid farewell to Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA, creator of ArchNewsNow, former editor-in-chief of Oculus magazine, and a...

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In the News | 7/7/21
Amant Foundation by SO-IL. Image: Nina Westervelt.

Amant Art Campus by SO–IL Opens in East Williamsburg The international private arts organization Amant recently opened its 21,000-square-foot multi-building “art...

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Chapter News | 7/7/21

On June 23, 2021, AIA New York hosted its 154th Annual Meeting, during which members elected 2022 leadership and made amendments to the chapter’s bylaws. The event...

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Civic Leadership Program | 7/7/21
The AIANY Civic Leadership Program hosted a virtual launch event for the 2021 class. Image courtesy of Center for Architecture.

Five years in, AIA New York’s Civic Leadership Program has continued to attract design professionals interested in learning more about local government, advocacy, and...

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