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Archtober Building of the Day: East Harlem School
Tour an independent not-for-profit school innovative in both mission and design.
When: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM WEDNESDAY, ARCHTOBER 19
Where:Front steps of 309 East 103rd Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenue)
East Harlem School is the first independent school to have been built in the Harlem community in decades. Hear about how the building reflects the special pedagogy of the school, and the architect-led design-build process that achieved the design within a limited budget. Tour led by architect Peter Gluck.
A program of Archtober, Architecture and Design Month New York City, October 2011.
Photo credit: Erik Freeland. East Harlem School is a 2010 AIA New York Chapter Architecture Honor Award Winner.
Event website: http://www.archtober.org