New Deadlines

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, Winter 2012, now available online.

05.01.13 Call for Proposals: 2013-14 City of Dreams Pavilion Design Competition Continue reading “New Deadlines”

Sighted

02.28.13: A reception was held to honor new members of the College of Fellows within the AIA New York Chapter, including: Israel Berger, FAIA; Heidi L. Blau; FAIA; Raymond C. Bordwell, FAIA; Carlos Brillembourg, FAIA; Susan A. Chin, FAIA; Judith DiMaio, FAIA; Kenneth D. Levien, FAIA; Carol Loewenson, FAIA; Richard Metsky, FAIA; Margaret Newman, FAIA; Terrence E. O’Neal, FAIA; Peter Schubert, FAIA; and Claire Weisz, FAIA. Continue reading “Sighted”

New Deadlines

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, Winter 2012, now available online.

03.08.13 Call for Proposals: Center for Architecture 2013 Graphic Designer Shortlist

03.15.13 Call for Applications: Center for Architecture Foundation Design Scholarship

03.15.13 Call for Applications: Women’s Auxiliary Eleanor Allwork Scholarship

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Names in the News

The 2013 Jury of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects elevated 122 AIA members to its prestigious College of Fellows, including thirteen AIANY members: Israel Berger, FAIA; Heidi L. Blau, FAIA; Raymond C. Bordwell, FAIA; Carlos Brillembourg, FAIA; Susan A. Chin, FAIA; Judith DiMaio, FAIA; Kenneth D. Levien, FAIA; Carol Loewenson, FAIA; Richard Metsky, FAIA; Margaret E Newman, FAIA; Terrence E. O’Neal, FAIA; Peter Schubert, FAIA; and Claire Deborah Weisz, FAIA… Please come celebrate their achievements at the Center for Architecture on 02.28.13 at the New Fellows ReceptionContinue reading “Names in the News”

New Deadlines

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, Winter 2012, now available online.

02.18.13 Call for Entries: AIANY Interiors Speed Presentation Edition 4: The Death of Decadence

02.22.13 Call for Projects: FitNation Exhibition at the Center for Architecture

03.08.13 Call for Proposals: Center for Architecture 2013 Graphic Designer Shortlist

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Sighted

02.11.13: The February Oculus Book Talk was dedicated to the Grand Central Terminal Centennial, with a gathering of the four authors of three new tomes on this magnificent train station. They discussed its grand history and continuing success. As panelist Sam Roberts said, “It will never outlive its usefulness.”

02.20.13: At a breakfast meeting of the Association for a Better New York, Sen. Charles Schumer spoke about the post-Sandy future of New York, immigration policy and the future of high tech (“one of our great futures”). He also discussed his success in securing 20 million dollars for the Army Corps of Engineers to address the challenges of climate change in the Hudson Region. Continue reading “Sighted”