Calendar of Events
AIDS Memorial Park: What's Next?AIA CES: 1.5 LUs
When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM TUESDAY, APRIL 10
Where: At The Center
The founders of the AIDS Memorial Park campaign, Paul Kelterborn and Christopher Tepper, will speak about the process of organizing an international design competition for the new West Village park. Jury member and Friends of the High Line Co-Founder Robert Hammond will discuss why the jury chose Infinite Forest as the winner. Mateo Paiva and Lily Lim of Studio a+i will describe their winning concept. The AMP founders will also speak about what's next as we move forward to insure that the memorial achieves the goals of the entire community.
Paul Kelterborn, AIDS Memorial Park
Christopher Tepper, AIDS Memorial Park
Mateo Paiva, Studio a+i
Lily Lim, Studio a+i
Robert Hammond, Friends of the High Line
Tony Whitfield, Parsons New School, School of Constructed Environments
A related program of the exhibition A Plague Remembered: Memorial Park Design Competition, on view at the Center for Architecture March 27 to April 11, 2012.
Cost: Free for AIA members; $10 non-members.
Exhibition made possible through a generous contribution from Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
March 27, 2012, 6-8pm