Chapter News | 9/17/14

The “Future Now Summit” that was held on 09.13.14 at the Center for Architecture was a complete success. It had an ordinance of young and enthusiastic professionals...

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Chapter News | 9/17/14

On 09.10.14, the AIANY Committee on the Environment (COTE) organized a lecture and panel on environmental justice and the particular issue of air quality and toxic...

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Chapter News | 9/17/14

On 02.05.14, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed John Massengale, AIA, co-author of Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns published by...

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Chapter News | 9/3/14

At the International Union of Architects (UIA) World Congress in Durban, South Africa, last month, member organizations representing more than 1.3 million architects in...

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Chapter News | 9/3/14

Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns is a fine text for professionals and student of urban design. This book can live on one’s desk and be a constant...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

AIA and Reed Construction Data are pleased to announce a new AIA member benefit. Insight for Architects is an instant upgrade for your market intelligence, allowing...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

On 7.17.14, the Center for Architecture opened its doors to the “QueensWay Connection: Elevating the Public Realm” exhibition. The installation’s opening and...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

The recent publication Permanent Change: Plastics in Architecture and Engineering is, dare I say, delightful. It is the fourth in a series of conference publications at...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

On 07.01.14, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed Michael Bell, professor of architecture at Columbia University and co-editor of Permanent Change:...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

Many homes reach the point when owners outgrow them or they’re sold or abandoned. Sometimes, the property is more desirable than a piece of architectural history,...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

On 08.11.14, the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee (DfRR) organized a tour of the recently-unveiled NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM)...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

The event “Architecture as a Way of Life and Placemaking” was certainly not business as usual at the Center for Architecture. As AIANY Architecture for Education...

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Chapter News | 8/14/14

Well veiled, the destination at the end of the street led many too far. Only after returning on a dirt road did a unique awning peek above the shrub and fence line. A...

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Chapter News | 7/30/14

What is a global conversation, and how does technology and social media impact it? That question, asked of panelists at the "Viral Voices III: Globalization" program,...

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Chapter News | 7/30/14

It's no fluke that bike shares and bike lanes are popping up everywhere. They provide easy transportation, require no fossil fuels, have no emissions, occupy little...

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Chapter News | 7/16/14

In an ever-evolving landscape of global design competitions, how does one begin to separate oneself from the pack? When organizations come together, such as the...

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Chapter News, In Memoriam | 7/16/14

Even though Fred Schwartz, FAIA, passed away on 04.28.14, the loss was still fresh to many, speakers and audience alike, at the Center for Architecture on 06.30.14, when...

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Chapter News | 7/16/14

Social media is the root of much conversation, worry, speculation, and excitement across many fields and seems to pervade our everyday lives – so how is it affecting...

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Chapter News | 7/16/14

Death and taxes, as the old saying goes, are the only sure things in life. Hopefully the former comes after a long and rewarding life. But are we prepared for old age?...

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Chapter News | 7/16/14

The Center for Architecture hosted an event that tackled an un-sexy but pressing issue in NYC: garbage. As the host Antonio Reynoso, a NYC council member, said, dealing...

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