Learning by Design | 12/21/10

CFAF students built a model of a town from the Middle Ages. Catherine Teegarden This fall, 14 eight-to-10-year-old students were studying the Middle Ages as...

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At the Center for Architecture | 12/8/10

Event: Dharavi Slum for Sale Premiere / "Jugaad Urbanism" Exhibition Preview Location: SVA Silas Theatre, 11.19.10 Speaker: Lutz Konermann -- Flimmaker, "Dharavi, Slum...

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At the Center for Architecture | 12/8/10

Event: Plywood, Concrete, Paint! Re-imagining the Contemporary Construction Site as Canvas for Public Art Location: Center for Architecture, 11.18.10 Speakers: Joe...

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At the Center for Architecture, Exhibitions | 12/8/10

Event: New Tools for Builders Location: Center for Architecture, 11.29.10 Speakers: Onalee Finio -- Director of Technical Services, The Hilti Group; Larry DeGennaro --...

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Learning by Design | 12/8/10

Students from MAT worked in teams to construct scale models of "green" buildings. One group built a spiral apartment building with green roofs, wind turbines,...

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At the Center for Architecture | 11/23/10

Event: Homeless Housing: LA and NY Location: Center for Architecture, 11.12.10 Speakers: Michael Maltzan, FAIA -- Principal, Michael Maltzan Architecture; Jonathan...

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At the Center for Architecture | 11/23/10

Event: Innovation by Necessity, Exhibition Symposium Location: Center for Architecture, 11.17.10 Speakers: Carl Galioto, FAIA -- Senior Principal, HOK; Frank Sciame,...

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At the Center for Architecture | 11/23/10

Event: NY Passive House presents: The Hudson Passive Project by Dennis Wedlick & PH 101 Location: Center for Architecture, 11.16.10 Speakers: Dennis Wedlick, AIA --...

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Learning by Design | 11/23/10

A student in the CFAF after-school Digital Design Studio works on his 3-D personal shelter using Google SketchUp. Maggie Yolen Three-dimensional modeling...

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At the Center for Architecture | 11/9/10

Event: Five Keys to Interpret Contemporary Danish Architecture Location: Center for Architecture, 10.27.10 Speakers: Marianne Ibler, Architect MA, Ph.D., RIBA -- Founder...

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Learning by Design | 11/9/10

"Building Connections 2010," the Center for Architecture Foundation's (CFAF) 14th annual exhibition of K-12 student design work, opened on Thursday, 11.04.10 at the...

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At the Center for Architecture, Exhibitions | 10/26/10

Event: The Liquid Wall Prototype: A Case Study in Innovation Location: Center for Architecture, 10.19.10 Speakers: Tristan Al-Haddad -- Assistant Professor, School of...

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At the Center for Architecture | 10/13/10

Event: A Conversation with the Architects of 200 West Street Location: Center for Architecture, 10.05.10 Speakers: Stephen Apking, FAIA -- Skidmore, Owings &...

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At the Center for Architecture | 10/13/10

Event: A New Standard of Design Care Location: Center for Architecture, 10.04.10 Speakers: Vicki Match Suna, AIA -- New York University Langone Medical Center; Duncan...

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Learning by Design | 10/13/10

On 10.07.10, visitors toured the Empire State Building with the Center for Architecture Foundation, the Clinton Climate Initiative, and other leaders from the...

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At the Center for Architecture, Exhibitions | 9/28/10

Event: Exhibition Opening and Presentation: Sukkah City Location: Center for Architecture, 09.22.10 Speakers: Joshua Foer & Roger Bennett -- Co-Founders, Sukkah City...

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At the Center for Architecture | 9/28/10

Event: Checkerboard Conversations: Rick Joy Location: Center for Architecture, 09.16.10 Speakers: Rick Joy, AIA; Suzanne Stephens -- Deputy Editor, Architectural...

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Learning by Design | 9/28/10

English architect Sir John Soane's London home (left); the site of medieval castle ruins and a hermit's cell in Knaresbourgh, Yorkshire. Richard William Hayes,...

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At the Center for Architecture | 9/14/10

Event: New Practices New York 2010 Winner Presentation: ARCHIPELAGOS Location: Center for Architecture, 09.02.10 Speaker: Jonus Ademovic -- Director,...

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Learning by Design | 9/14/10

Center for Architecture Foundation volunteer Ted Mineau (left). Parents and children at a Family Day program. Maggie Yolen The Center for Architecture...

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Learning by Design | 8/31/10

Students from A Room of One's Own Studio showcase their finished models (left). A personal shelter designed by a student in the Digital Design Studio using...

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Learning by Design | 8/17/10

(left) Alice Tully Hall; (right) New Building New York tour guides (l-r): Charles Renfro, AIA; Benjamin Gilmartin, AIA; Sylvia Smith, FAIA, LEED AP; Peter...

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Learning by Design | 8/3/10

Kimani Reid. Glenda Reed Glenda Reed, operations manager at the Center for Architecture Foundation (CFAF), caught up with Kimani Reid, a former CFAF...

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At the Center for Architecture | 7/20/10

Event: Beyond Architecture Location: Center for Architecture, 07.07.10 Speakers: Alexander Lamis, AIA -- Partner, Robert A.M. Stern Architects; Lisa Green -- Partner,...

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Learning by Design | 7/20/10

Students work on models of their designs (left); a high school student presents his final project. Maggie Yolen The Center for Architecture Foundation...

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Learning by Design | 7/7/10

Students at the New Design High School build their Rooftop Design Village. Tim Hayduk Over the past three years, students at New Design High School in...

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Learning by Design | 6/22/10

Jaime Endreny, executive director of the Center for Architecture Foundation critiques high school students' work (left); student shows portfolio to Yvonne Chang,...

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At the Center for Architecture, Exhibitions | 6/2/10

Event: The Future of Solar Energy in Design panel discussion; "Sunny Memories" exhibition opening Location: Center for Architecture, 05.16.10 Speakers: Nicolas Henchoz...

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Learning by Design | 6/2/10

Event: New Buildings New York Tour of 100 11th Ave Location: 100 11th Avenue (corner of West 19th Street) Tour Guides: Francois Leininger -- Atelier Jean Nouvel; John...

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At the Center for Architecture, Exhibitions | 5/18/10

Event: "The Bilbao Effect" by Oren Safdie Location: Center for Architecture, through 06.05.10 Cast: John Bolton, Marc Carver, Anthony Giaimo, Ann Hu, Lorraine Serabian,...

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