03.01.11: The winners of this year’s AIA New York Chapter Design Awards were announced at the Center for Architecture, followed by a moderated symposium discussion with the jurors.

(L-R): Monica Ponce De Leon and Neil Frankel, FAIA, FIIDA, choose winning designs within the Interiors category.

Center for Architecture

02.23.11: The Oculus Book Talk in February featured Mosette Broderick, who regaled a packed Tafel Hall with tales of the American Golden Age’s architectural triumvirate, McKim, Mead & White.

Mosette Broderick offered a most animated lecture about her new book, Triumvirate: McKim, Mead & White.

Kristen Richards

Spearheading the Oculus Book Talk series are Oculus Committee members Maxinne Leighton, Assoc. AIA (left), and Miguel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, pictured here with author Mosette Broderick.

Kristen Richards

02.24-25.11: The Board of the Association of Architecture Organizations (AAO) met at the Center for Architecture.

Members of the AAO board at the Center.

Emily Nemens

02.17.11: Guest gathered in Tafel Hall for a remembrance of the life of Edgar Tafel, FAIA, a generous supporter of the Center for Architecture

(L) Robert Silman, PE, Hon. AIANY, who organized the program. (R) Walter Blum, AIA, Tafel’s first employee, and Kent Kleinman, Dean of the Cornell University School of Architecture, where Tafel endowed the Edgar A. Tafel Professorship in Architecture.

Emily Nemens