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Competitions + Awards

LafargeHolcim Awards

Two million dollar sustainable construction competition open The LafargeHolcim Awards is the most significant global competition in sustainable design. It seeks leading projects of... more
Date/s: 07.04.2016 - 03.21.2017 - Location: WeltweitSwitzerland



The third exhibition of Cooper Hewitt’s series devoted to humanitarian design will examine how design is challenging social and economic inequality across America. Curator of Socially... more
Date/s: 09.03.2016 - 02.26.2017 - Location: New York


Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design

Pierre Chareau rose from modest beginnings in Bordeaux to become one of the most sought after designers in France. Creating custom furniture and interiors for an elite clientele that included... more
Date/s: 11.04.2016 - 03.26.2017 - Location: New York


Self-Interned, 1942

Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center February 19, 2017, marks the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the notorious wartime directive that authorized the... more
Date/s: 01.18.2017 - 01.07.2018 - Location: Long Island City, Queens


SAY IT LOUD: Distinguished Black Designers of NYCOBA | NOMA

The approximately 2,090 licensed African American architects in the United States represent only 2 percent of the total population of the country’s licensed architects. Moreover, the... more
Date/s: 01.26.2017 - 04.01.2017 - Location: New York, NY


Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House

The Olana Partnership, in collaboration with the New York chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA-NY),... more
Date/s: 01.31.2017 - 04.22.2017 - Location: New York, NY


Supercraft: Models and Photos

Confluent advances in photography and the rise of mass media throughout the twentieth century steadily fueled the production of architectural models as photogenic objects. As a hybrid form of... more
Date/s: 02.09.2017 - 03.10.2017 - Location: New York


Architecture of Independence: African Modernism

Between 1957 and 1966, 32 countries – almost two thirds of all African nations – gained their independence from colonial powers. In these budding nations, including Ghana, Senegal,... more
Date/s: 02.16.2017 - 05.27.2017 - Location: New York, NY

Events, Lectures

Turning Point: A Discussion of Firms in Practice

Join the AIANY New Practices Committee for a panel disucssion about turning points in the profession. Six firms of varying sizes will talk about the moments in their careers that allowed them to... more
Date/s: 03.01.2017 - Location: New York, NY

Events, Lectures

Emerging Voices: Brian Bell and David Yocum; Frida Escobedo

Emerging Voices 2017 Brian Bell and David Yocum, Principals, BLDGS, Atlanta, Georgia Frida Escobedo, Principal, Frida Escobedo, Taller de Arquitectura, Mexico... more
Date/s: 03.02.2017 - Location: New York, NY