by Camila Schaulson Frenz
06.18.13: Kansas City Mayor Sly James; 2013 AIANY President Jill N. Lerner, FAIA; and AIANY Executive Director Rick Bell, FAIA, at the reception for the CityAge Global Metropolis conference, a platform for dialogue designed to amplify new ideas in business, government, and society. Lerner was the chair of a panel at the conference called “Global Catalysts: Cities and the Global Economy.”
06.18.13: 2013 AIANY President Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, speaks to a crowd at the CityAge Global Metropolis reception.
06.18.13: Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, DPACSA, Co-Chair of the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee and 2014 AIANY President-Elect; City Planning Commissioner Amanda M. Burden, FAICP, Hon. AIANY; and Rick Bell, FAIA, AIANY Executive Director, present the Designing for Flood Risk report, which will help New York City and other urban waterfront communities improve their resilience to coastal flood events.
06.18.13: Kansas City Mayor Sly James, Rick Bell, FAIA, and Amanda M. Burden, FAICP, Hon. AIANY, before the “Designing for Flood Risk” program.
06.18.13: Illya Azaroff, AIA, Co-Chair of the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee; Winka Dubbeldam, Assoc. AIA, Founding Principal of Archi-Tectonics NY; Adam Yarinsky, FAIA, Co-Founding Principal of the Architecture Research Office; Howard Slatkin, New York Department of City Planning; and Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, DPACSA, Co-Chair of the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee discussed designing urban waterfront communities to withstand flood events and support the vibrancy of public realm in “Designing for Flood Risk.”
06.19.13: VIn Cipolla, President of New York City’s Municipal Art Society joined Thomas Woltz, FASLA, of Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects to discuss the expansive definition of landscape architects during the Center for Architecture’s Hudson Yards Speaker Series: Everything Outside the Building…A Conversation with Thomas Woltz, FALSA.
06.25.13: David Rockwell, AIA, President of the Rockwell Group and Elizabeth Diller, Principal at Diller Scofidio + Renfro, discussed the conceptual and technical development of the 72-story residential Tower at Hudson Yards in a conversation moderated by Julie Iovine, Architecture Columnist at the Wall Street Journal, during the Hudson Yards Speaker Series.
06.12.13: Jill N. Lerner, FAIA, 2013 AIANY President, speaking at the film screening of A Girl Is A Fellow Here: 100 Women Architects in the Studio of Frank Lloyd Wright, organized by the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee.
06.12.13: Richard Southwick FAIA, LEED AP, partner and director of Historic Preservation at Beyer Blinder Belle Architects and Planners, at the launch of the Via Antwerp campaign starring the Red Star Line Museum. Located in the historic warehouses of the shipping company and restored by BBB, the museum tells the story of immigrants who left Europe from Antwerp for America.