Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 10/31/17
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WANTED: Government Architect A government architect provides strategic, independent expert advice to the government about architecture and urban design, including...

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Chapter News, Policy and Advocacy | 10/19/17
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On 10.18.17, the Center for Architecture launched the Zero Waste Design Guidelines, made possible with support from The Rockefeller Foundation and developed in...

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Policy and Advocacy | 10/18/17
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Earlier this year, new leadership was appointed to three New York City agencies that play critical roles in planning and development of our neighborhoods in NYC: Maria...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 10/4/17
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On 09.25.17, the first of two public events of AIANY’s Civic Leadership Program (CLP), “Of, By, and For The People: Grassroots Movements and Policy...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 10/4/17
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On 09.29.17, the fourth development session of the AIANY Civic Leadership Program (CLP), titled “The Activist, the Architect, the Artist: Case Studies in Civic...

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Policy and Advocacy | 10/4/17
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On 09.29.17, AIANY, ASLA-NY and APA-NYM hosted their 5th annual conference at the Center for Architecture. This year’s theme, “Public Spaces, Social Movements”...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 9/20/17

On 09.25.17, members of AIANY’s Civic Leadership Program are hosting the first of two public events, Of, By, and For The People: Grassroots Movements and Policy...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 9/18/17

As our co-existence with natural systems is pushed to limits, cities and communities are having to face some harsh realities. As was the case during Sandy, and most...

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Policy and Advocacy | 9/6/17

Last month, the NYC Department of Buildings (DOB) proposed a new rule that would introduce additional fees for processing variations, pre-determinations, and appeals....

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 8/23/17

“Engagement” is a term thrown around frequently by architects, but what does it really mean? Who are you engaging? For what purpose? How and when do you do this? How...

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Policy and Advocacy | 8/23/17

Since the election of President Trump, New York and cities across the country have been host to a rising groundswell of protests​ in streets, parks, plazas, and other...

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Policy and Advocacy | 8/9/17

On 08.09.17, New York City Council approved the long-awaited rezoning of Midtown East. The plan, originally proposed in the twilight of the Bloomberg Administration,...

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Policy and Advocacy | 7/26/17

The AIA brought 150 architects, students, emerging professionals, small- and large-firm owners and other practitioners together in Denver, Colorado, last week for its...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 7/26/17

On 07.21.17, AIANY's Civic Leadership Program convened at the Center for Architecture for the first of five development sessions. The discussion focused on civic...

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Policy and Advocacy | 7/26/17

The AIA brought 150 architects, students, emerging professionals, small- and large-firm owners and other practitioners together in Denver, Colorado, last week for its...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 7/13/17

AIA New York and the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA) are pleased to announce the 2017 class of the Civic Leadership Program (CLP). The ten talented...

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Civic Leadership Program, Policy and Advocacy | 7/13/17

On 06.24.17, the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee kicked off the Civic Leadership Program (CLP) at the Center for Architecture. Ten carefully-selected future...

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Policy and Advocacy | 6/28/17

When New York City passed Local Laws 31 and 32 last year, the groundwork was laid to make NYC-owned buildings among the most efficient in the country....

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Chapter News, Policy and Advocacy | 6/28/17

On 06.07.17, the AIANY Committee on the Environment (COTE) brought the conversation around New York City’s 80x50 initiative back to the Center for Architecture. The...

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Chapter News, Policy and Advocacy | 6/28/17

On 06.07.17, the AIANY Committee on the Environment (COTE) brought the conversation around New York City’s 80x50 initiative back to the Center for Architecture. The...

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