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Walking Tour - The NYU Superblocks & SoHo: Modernist Urban Renewal and More Recent Urban Interventions
AIA CES: 1.5 LUs | 1.5 HSW
When: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM SATURDAY, ARCHTOBER 1
Where: At The Center
Walking Tour Sponsored by the AIANY Architectural Tourism Committee and lead by an AIANY guide
With Houston Street as a physical and ideological divide, this tour explores the architecture of Robert Moses-era superblocks south of Washington Square, and new construction in the protected SoHo-Cast Iron Historic District. Washington Square Village, I.M. Pei's Silver Towers, Aldo Rossi's Scholastic Building and Jean Nouvel's 40 Mercer Street, as well as the Little Singer Building and the Haughwout Building, are included.
The tour will meet at the Center for Architecture and begin promptly at 10 AM
Tour is Limited to 15 (Waiting List available)
$10 for Members
$15 for Non-Members
AIA NY Chapter, and AIANY’s Architectural Tourism Committee and its tour guides will not be held liable and assume no responsibility for any injury or loss incurred by participants in these programs.
A program of Archtober, Architecture and Design Month New York City, October 2011.