NYCxDESIGN 2014

NYCxDESIGN is a citywide event showcasing all disciplines of design, from graphic design and fashion, to architecture and urban design, in an attempt to create a platform for cultural and commercial opportunities, elevate established and emerging practices, and increase awareness and appreciation for design. The 12-day event will feature a varied program, including exhibitions, lectures, installations, trade shows, talks, launches and openings.

NYCxDESIGN will be held from Friday, May 9 through Tuesday, May 20.

The following Center for Architecture programs are presented as a part of NYCxDESIGN 2014:

EVENTS:

Exhibition Opening Reception & Book Signing | ENCOUNTERS
Friday, May 9, 6:00-9:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Price: Free

Midtown Manhattan: Modernism Evolving | East 42nd Street, the United Nations and Vicinity
Saturday, May 10, 10:30am-1:00pm
Location: Meets at Park Avenue & 42nd St.
Guide: Kyle Johnson, AIA
Organized by: AIANY Architecture Tour Committee
Price: $20 for members; $30 for non-members
Tour is limited to 15.

Oculus Book Talk: Francoise Astorg Bollack, Old Buildings New Forms: New Directions in Architectural Transformations
Monday, May 12, 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Speaker: Françoise Bollack, AIA, DESA
Organized by: AIANY Oculus Committee and AIANY Historic Buildings Committee
Price: Free for AIA members and students; $10 for non-members
AIA CES: 1.5 LU

Exhibition Opening l The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Price: Free

7 Deadly Sins of Design Computation
Tuesday, May 13, 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Speaker: Brian Ringley
Organized by: AIANY Technology Committee
Sponsored by: ABC Imaging
Price: Free
AIA CES: 1.5 LU

Sustainable Design Charrette at Cornell Tech
Wednesday, May 14, 3:00-8:00pm
Location: Cornell Tech, 111 8th Ave. #302, New York, NY 10011
Organized by: AIANY Committee On The Environment, Cornell Tech, and Stanford University
Price: Free
AIA CES: 2 LU | HSW

Innovators with Norman Foster: From Guastavino to the Moon
Wednesday, May 14, 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Speakers: Norman Foster, Hon. AIA; Roger Ridsdill Smith
Price: Free for AIA members and students with valid student ID; $10 for non-members
Presented in conjunction with Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile and co-sponsored by the AIA New York Chapter
AIA CES: 1.5 LU

MAKINGOODESIGN: Good-Maker Party
Thursday, May 15, 5:30-8:00pm
Location: New York Design Center, 200 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10035
Co-hosted by: AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee at the New York Design Center’s Keilhauer showroom
Sponsored by: Keilhauer, Datagraphic, Lagunitas, White Pike Whiskey, Thinkbox VMS, Mactez, New York Design Center
Price: $15

Urban Nature: Between Human and Non-Human
Friday, May 16, 9:00am-4:00pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Participants: David Benjamin, GSAPP, Columbia University; Elisabeth Bronfen, University of Zurich; D. Graham Burnett, Princeton University; Christophe Girot, ETH Zürich; Janette Kim, GSAPP, Columbia University; Laura Kurgan, GSAPP, Columbia University; Kate Orff, GSAPP, Columbia University; Emily Eliza Scott, ETH Zürich; Philip Ursprung, ETH Zürich; Günther Vogt, ETH Zürich; Mark Wigley, GSAPP
Presented by: ETH Zurich, in partnership with the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP), Columbia University, and AIA New York Chapter | Center for Architecture.
Price: Free
AIA CES: 5.5 LU

Cocktails & Conversations | Gregg Pasquarelli, AIA
Friday, May 16, 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Center for Architecture
Speaker: Gregg Pasquarelli, AIA, Principal, SHoP Architects
Mixologist: Toby Cecchini
Organized by: cultureNOW and AIA Architure Dialogues Committee
Price: One drink included: $15 for AIA members; $20 for non-members

Walking Tour: 9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center | Architecture, Urban Planning and the History of the New Original World Trade Center
Saturday, May 17, 11:00am-1:00pm
Location: Southwest corner of Broadway and Vesey Streets
Guide: Doug Fox
Organized by: AIANY Architecture Tour Committee
Price: $20 for members; $30 for non-members
Tour is limited to 20.  Pre-registration is required.

FitCity 9: Promoting Physical Activity Through Design
Monday, May 19, 8:00am-5:00pm
Location: The New School University Center
63 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
Organized by: AIA New York Chapter | Center for Architecture, in partnership with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Price: Free
 

EXHIBITIONS:

Considering the Quake: Seismic Design on the Edge
February 13 - May 26, 2014, All day
Location: Center for Architecture
Admission Fee: Free

Polis: 7 Lessons from the European Prize for Urban Public Space [2000-2012]
March 27 - June 21, 2014, All day
Location: Center for Architecture
Admission Fee: Free

2014 Design Awards
April 24 - June 17, 2014, All day
Location: Center for Architecture
Admission Fee: Free

ENCOUNTERS
May 9 - May 20, 2014, All day
Location: Center for Architecture
Admission Fee: Free

The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture
May 9 - July 19, 2014, All day
Location: Center for Architecture
Admission Fee: Free

CFA

The Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
NY, NY 10012
(212) 683-0023
info@aiany.org

Gallery Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 8pm
Sat: 11am to 5pm

Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm