Support the Center for Architecture

Every year, the Center for Architecture attracts thousands of visitors to its exhibitions, events, lectures and educational programming. Most of the Center’s activities would not be possible without the generosity of our supporters. We hope you will consider showing your support and appreciation for the Center for Architecture by making a contribution.

Here are some of the ways you can give to the Center for Architecture.


Each year, AIA New York celebrates with the architecture community and associated industries at our two largest and most popular events. By participating in these events, you provide the Center for Architecture with vital support for its daily operations and ongoing public outreach.


In 2012 alone, the Center for Architecture hosted over 15 exhibitions. There are many benefits associated with sponsoring exhibitions that allow ideal brand exposure. To sponsor upcoming exhibitions or to discuss in-kind donation opportunities, please contact Berit Hoff, Acting Director of Exhibitions (


The Center for Architecture offers various types of membership in addition to AIA membership for architects. Memberships are available for professionals, organizations, architectural enthusiasts, and students and offer a wide array of benefits including discounts on space rental fees and invitations to private events and openings. For more information regarding membership, plesae contact Suzanne Mecs, Director of Member Services (


Nearly every day, there is a new and exciting event at the Center to pique the curiosity of anyone interested in the built environment. Programs include an assortment of films, exhibition openings, lectures, receptions and panel discussions. Through the help of our sponsors, we are able to offer free or minimal attendance fees to make the programs accessible to a diverse audience. To inquire about sponsorship opportunities that may exist for programs at the Center, please contact Berit Hoff (


The Center for Architecture welcomes one-time and annual gifts. Naming opportunities for gallery spaces are also available. To make a general donation to the Center for Architecture, please complete the form found here or make an payment online here. The Center for Architecture also accepts donations through online purchases at Amazon Smile



For more information about sponsorship, corporate and individual giving, and naming opportunities, please contact Jesse Lazar,


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