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Oculus is a quarterly magazine published by the AIA New York Chapter, mailed to all members of AIA New York, AIA New York State, to a number of complimentary subscribers such as libraries and universities, and to paying subscribers. Current circulation is approximately 9,000. 

Oculus is an important means of asserting the identity and advocacy of architects in New York, and a vehicle for publicizing the work of the Chapter.



Advertising opportunities are now available in Oculus. Target influential architectural professionals who use Oculus as a resource to stay up-to-date about the profession.

Oculus Committee

Oculus magazine is edited with guidance and support from the AIANY Oculus Committee.

Barbara Spandorf, AIA, Chair
Alan Brake, Editor
Miguel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA
Christopher Barley, Assoc. AIA
Julie Engh, Assoc. AIA
Berit Hoff
Forrest Jessee
Iva Kravitz, Assoc. AIA
Christopher Leong, Assoc. AIA
Suzanne Mecs, Hon. AIA
Chee L. Pearlman
James Petty, AIA
David Piscuskas, FAIA
Ben Prosky, Assoc. AIA
Camila Schaulsohn
Jieun Yang, AIA

Book Talks

Each month, the AIANY Oculus Committee presents a Book Talk at the Center for Architecture. Each Oculus Book Talk highlights a recent publication on architecture, design, or the built environment—presented by the author. The Book Talks are a forum for dialogue and discussion, and copies of the publications are available for sale and signing.

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