by Camila Schaulson Frenz
03.10.16: The speakers of the AIANY Global Dialogues program “H2O: Ceremony, Control, Conservation,” explored the historic, ceremonial, spiritual, economic, and environmental connections between water and architecture in various contexts. (l-r) Carolina Salguero, Founder and Director, Portside New York; Stephanie Goldberg, AIA, LEED AP, Principal, Lab Architect Group; Richard Roark, ASLA, LEED AP BD+C, Partner, Olin Studio; Roland Lewis, CEO, Waterfront Alliance; Anthony Acciavatti, Partner, Somatic Collective; and Archie Lee Coates IV, Principal, PlayLab.
03.11.16: Faith Rose, AIA, Founding Partner of O’Neill Rose Architects and former Executive Director of the Public Design Commission, joined the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for their monthly Leadership Breakfast series.
03.16.16: At the New Fellows Fete. (l-r): AIANY and Center for Architecture Executive Director Benjamin Prosky; George Miller, FAIA, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners; and new Fellow Alexander Lamis, FAIA, Robert A.M. Stern Architects.
03.17.16: The AIANY Marketing and Communications Committee bought together architects and developers to discuss current events, industry trends, and the New York City’s booming development. (l-r) Kyle Fisher, Associate Principal, Arup; Ellen Baxter, Founder and Executive Director, Broadway Housing Communities; Andrew Kimball, CEO, Industry City; Peter Guthrie, CCO, Heading of Design & Construction, DDG Partners; Clare Newman, Chief of Staff and Executive Vice President, Brooklyn Navy Yard; and Sam Charney, Principal, Charney Construction and Development.
03.17.16: A program of the Center for Architecture’s exhibition “Annual Rings: A New Generation of Wood Architecture in Finland,” experts discussed the contemporary use of wood in architecture in the US and Finland. (l-r) Eero Lundén, Principal, Lundén Architecture Company; Juulia Kauste, Director, Museum of Finnish Architecture; and Aaron Forrest, AIA, Co-principal, Ultramoderne, and Professor of Architecture, Rhode Island School of Design
03.21.16: Robert Davidson, FAIA, Aviation + Multimodal Practice Lead at STV, joined the AIANY Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for a talk about aviation transportation infrastructure influenced by the growing demand for Alternate Project Delivery.