The Oculus 2013 Editorial Calendar has been set. If you are an architect by training, or see yourself as an astute observer of New York’s architectural and planning scene, Oculus wants to hear from you! Projects/topics may be anywhere, but architects must be New York-based. Please submit story ideas by the deadlines indicated in the calendar to Kristen Richards, Hon. AIA, Hon. ASLA: kristen@ArchNewsNow.com. Read the latest issue of Oculus, Spring 2013, which is now available online!
06.14.13 Call for Submissions: FAR ROC [For a Resilient Rockaway] Arverne East Design Competition – Phase 1 Deadline
10.07.13 Call for Submissions: FAR ROC [For a Resilient Rockaway] Arverne East Design Competition – Phase 2 Deadline
Continue reading “New Deadlines”
Please join us on 06.13.13 at 6:00 PM for the opening of the exhibition “FitNation.”
From Brooklyn to the Bronx, from San Antonio to Cincinnati, communities and organizations across the United States are tackling heart disease, obesity, diabetes, and other chronic diseases with a dose of powerful medicine: active design.
FitNation brings together for the first time 33 projects in 15 states and the District of Columbia that showcase the ways design, policy, and grassroots strategies are promoting physical activity as part of daily life.
The opening will feature an exciting Architectural Ping Pong tournament with a table provided by Poppin: a beautiful confluence of design and active recreation. Poppin is also offering an exclusive 15% discount at Poppin.com for attendees (coupon code: AIANY)*.
Continue reading “On View at the Center for Architecture and About Town”
06.08.13: The Head in the Clouds Pavilion – the City of Dreams Pavilion competition winner – opened on Governor’s Island as a part of FIGMENT NYC 2013. FIGMENT, the AIANY Emerging New York Architects Committee (ENYA), and the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY), organized the selection, design, and construction of the pavilion. Continue reading “Sighted”