October 6, 2009
by AIA New York Chapter

Event: “Context/Contrast” exhibition
Speakers: Sherida Paulsen, FAIA — 2009 AIANY President; Otis Pratt Pearsall — Representative of the Brooklyn Museum, NYC Public Design Commission; Kevin Wolfe, AIA — Principal, Kevin Wolfe Architect; Kent Bartwick — President Emeritus, Municipal Art Society; Peter Pennoyer, AIA — Principal, Peter Pennoyer Architects; Richard Olcott, FAIA — Partner, Polshek Partnership Architects
Exhibition Curator: Rachel Carley
Exhibition Design: Moorhead & Moorhead
Graphic Design: PS New York
Photography: Elizabeth Felicella


On view October 6, 2009 — January 23, 2010.

Listen to Sherida Paulsen, FAIA, 2009 AIANY President and preservation advocates discuss the five historic districts featured in the “Context/Contrast” exhibition at the Center for Architecture.

Otis Pratt Pearsall on Brooklyn Heights (Time 29:15):

Kevin Wolfe, AIA, on Douglaston (Time 17:57):

Kent Bartwick on the South Street Seaport (Time 34:16):

Peter Pennoyer, AIA, on the Upper East Side (Time 11:24):

Richard Olcott, FAIA, on Soho (Time 18:48):


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