October 2012

Building of the Day: Spruce Street School, PS 397

Building of the Day: Spruce Street School, PS 397

1 Monday
Swanke Hayden Connell Architects
12 Spruce Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: Jeffrey Kilmer
Associates of the Art Commission

Associates of the Art Commission Annual Dinner honoring Barbara Fleischman

Building of the Day: Barclays Center

Building of the Day: Barclays Center

2 Tuesday
SHoP Architects
620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: SHoP Architects / Forest City Ratner Companies

3 Wednesday

AIANY / Center for Architecture

Fords and Architecture

Building of the Day: Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

Building of the Day: Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

3 Wednesday
Ennead Architects
35-12 35th Avenue, Queens, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: © Jeff Goldberg/Esto
Museum of the City of New York / CIVITAS

Gallery Tour of Reimagining the Waterfront: East River Esplanade Design Competition

Building of the Day: TWA Flight Center

Building of the Day: TWA Flight Center

4 Thursday
Eero Saarinen; Port Authority of NY and NJ, Beyer Blinder Belle
John F. Kennedy International Airport, Queens, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: John Bartelstone Photography
Building of the Day: Theodore Roosevelt United States Courthouse

Building of the Day: Theodore Roosevelt United States Courthouse

5 Friday
Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
225 Cadman Plaza, Brooklyn, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: © David Sundberg/ESTO
CNU New York

Tactical Urbanism Demonstration, Mike Lydon & Street Plans Collaborative

Building of the Day: One Jackson Square

Building of the Day: One Jackson Square

6 Saturday
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
122 Greenwich Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Raimund Koch
Building of the Day: 40 Bond

Building of the Day: 40 Bond

7 Sunday
Herzog & de Meuron
40 Bond Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: Iwan Baan
Building of the Day: East River Waterfront Esplanade

Building of the Day: East River Waterfront Esplanade

8 Monday
Ken Smith Landscape Architect / SHoP Architects
Pier 15 in Lower Manhattan, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © Peter Mauss/Esto

9 Tuesday

AIANY/Center for Architecture

The Agency of Constraints: Lecture by Joe Macdonald

Building of the Day: Breadbox Café

Building of the Day: Breadbox Café

9 Tuesday
ODA-Architecture, P.C.
47-11 11th Street, Queens, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: Frank Oudeman
Building of the Day: Via Verde – The Green Way

Building of the Day: Via Verde – The Green Way

10 Wednesday
Dattner Architects and Grimshaw
700 Brook Avenue, Bronx, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © David Sundberg/ESTO
Building of the Day: National Academy Museum & School

Building of the Day: National Academy Museum & School

11 Thursday
Turner & Kilian; Ogden Codman, Jr; Bade Stageberg Cox
1083 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: Bilyana Dimitrova
Building of the Day: Marine Company 1 Firehouse

Building of the Day: Marine Company 1 Firehouse

12 Friday
CR Studio Architects PC
20 Bloomfield Street, Pier 53, Gansevoort Peninsula, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: John Muggenborg
Museum of the City of New York / South Street Seaport Museum

Architectural Walking Tour: The Building of the Country’s Greatest Port City

New York University

Spaces and Places for Free Speech in the City (Workshop)

The Noguchi Museum

Curator’s Tour of Hammer, Chisel, Drill: Noguchi’s Studio Practice

Building of the Day: New York University Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life

Building of the Day: New York University Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life

13 Saturday
Machado and Silvetti Associates
238 Thompson Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: ©New York University: Handelman
Building of the Day: Seagram Building

Building of the Day: Seagram Building

14 Sunday
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Philip Johnson
375 Park Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour Photo credit: Jesse Harris
Building of the Day: Queens Theatre

Building of the Day: Queens Theatre

15 Monday
Caples Jefferson Architects PC
14 United Nations Avenue South, Queens, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Nic Lehoux
Building of the Day: Diane von Furstenberg Studio Headquarters

Building of the Day: Diane von Furstenberg Studio Headquarters

16 Tuesday
WORK Architecture Company
440 West 14th Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Elizabeth Felicella
New York University

Open House: NYU's Historical and Sustainable Architecture MA Program

Building of the Day: The Center for Global Conservation

Building of the Day: The Center for Global Conservation

17 Wednesday
FXFOWLE
2300 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © David Sundberg/ESTO
Building of the Day: 641 Avenue of the Americas

Building of the Day: 641 Avenue of the Americas

18 Thursday
Cook + Fox Architects
641 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © Cook + Fox Architects
Building of the Day: Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park

Building of the Day: Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park

19 Friday
Louis Kahn
Roosevelt Island, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, LLC
Brooklyn Historical Society

Historic Brooklyn Heights Walking Tour with Big Onion

Building of the Day: Xocolatti

Building of the Day: Xocolatti

20 Saturday
De-Spec with Brian Gillen
172 Prince Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Frank Oudeman
Building of the Day: 103rd Street Community Garden

Building of the Day: 103rd Street Community Garden

21 Sunday
SCAPE Landscape Architecture
105 East 103rd Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: New York Restoration Project
Building of the Day: The New-York Historical Society

Building of the Day: The New-York Historical Society

22 Monday
Platt Byard Dovell White Architects, Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership
170 Central Park West, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Jonathan Wallen Photography
Building of the Day: 535 West End Avenue

Building of the Day: 535 West End Avenue

23 Tuesday
Lucien Lagrange Architects
535 West End Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App
New Museum / Nuit Blanche New York

Brought to Light: Art as Urban Tapestry

New York University

London Squares: A Talk by Todd Longstaffe Gowan

Building of the Day: Grand Central Terminal

Building of the Day: Grand Central Terminal

24 Wednesday
Reed and Stem, Warren and Wetmore, Beyer Blinder Belle
89 East 42nd Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Courtesy of New York Transit Museum
Building of the Day: The Whitney Studio

Building of the Day: The Whitney Studio

25 Thursday
LOT-EK
945 Madison Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Danny Bright
Building of the Day: Irish Hunger Memorial

Building of the Day: Irish Hunger Memorial

26 Friday
1100 Architect
290 Vesey Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © Peter Aaron/Esto
Building of the Day: El Museo del Barrio

Building of the Day: El Museo del Barrio

27 Saturday
Gruzen Samton Architects
1230 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: James Shanks Photography
Building of the Day: Eldridge Street Synagogue

Building of the Day: Eldridge Street Synagogue

28 Sunday
Herter Brothers; Gans Studio
12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: © Peter Aaron/Esto
Building of the Day: Gracie Mansion

Building of the Day: Gracie Mansion

29 Monday
Drake Design Associates / Gracie Mansion Conservancy
Carl Shurz Park, East End Avenue at 88th Street, New York, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Ed Reed / Office of the Mayor
Museum of the City of New York / New York School of Interior Design

The Textured Interior: The Fabric Designs of D.D. and Leslie Tillett and the Next Generation

Building of the Day: Mariners Harbor New Branch Library

Building of the Day: Mariners Harbor New Branch Library

30 Tuesday
Atelier Pagnamenta Torriani
206 South Avenue, Staten Island, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Atelier Pagnamenta Torriani Architects Planners LLP

31 Wednesday

Halloween

AIANY/Center for Architecture

The Harlem Edge Closing Party

Building of the Day: Poe Park Visitor Center

Building of the Day: Poe Park Visitor Center

31 Wednesday
Toshiko Mori Architect
2640 Grand Concourse Avenue, Bronx, NY Map It / Tour / CultureNOW App Photo credit: Iwan Baan

Exhibitions on View

AIANY/Center for Architecture

Dwell & New York Magazine’s City Modern

Lori Bookstein Fine Art

Museum of the City of New York

New York Institute of Technology School of Architecture and Design

New York University

Public Art Fund

Queens Museum of Art

Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Parsons The New School for Design

South Street Seaport Museum

The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture, The Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Gallery

The Museum of Arts and Design

Van Alen Institute

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