CCNY Postcards from the PastWednesday, April 18, 2018 - Tuesday, May 29, 2018
The City College Archives at The City College of New York is exhibiting more than 120 historic postcards collected by Spitzer School B Arch student, tour guide, and archives research assistant Dalton Whiteside. The exhibit is co-curated by Professor and College Archivist Sydney Van Nort and Mr. Whiteside. Additional postcards from The City College Archives collection of CCNY’s buildings...
Architexx at City CollegeMonday, April 16, 2018
How does activism impact the practice of Urban Planning, Architecture and Landscape Architecture? Lunchtime panel/town hall with short introductory presentations. Student participation/discussion facilitated by moderator. This event is free and open to the public. In the face of adversity women in architectural practices must decide how to respond and ultimately engage in the social movements...
Dell Upton: Architecture and Historical ProcessFriday, April 13, 2018
Reception: 5:30-6:15 p.m. Keynote address by Dell Upton, “Architecture and Historical Process”: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Introduction by Vincent Boudreau, President, City College of New York Free and open to the public. Dell Upton, an award-winning historian of architecture, cultural landscapes, and cities, currently chairs the UCLA Department of Art History. Professor Upton, a pioneer in linking social...
Architectural History RedefinedFriday, April 13, 2018 - Saturday, April 14, 2018
Free and open to the public. Dell Upton, an award-winning historian of architecture, cultural landscapes, and cities, currently chairs the UCLA Department of Art History. Professor Upton, a pioneer in linking social and architectural history, focuses both on the United States and the global scene, and has had a longstanding interest in the history of...
Sciame Lecture Series: Mario GoodenThursday, April 12, 2018
Faculty Intro: Quardean Lewis-Allen, Adjunct Lecturer Mario Gooden is principal of Huff + Gooden Architects whose practice is dedicated to the creation of architecture as an exploration of culture and knowledge. Gooden is an award winning architect and his firm’s work has been featured in journals and publications including Architect Magazine, Architectural Record Magazine, Metropolis, Wallpaper,...
Spitzer Sampler 2018Thursday, April 12, 2018
Invitation-Only Event for Admitted Graduate Students 2:15-8:30 p.m. Spitzer School RSVP required School tour, program overviews, studio visits, and more with your fellow future classmates. Contact Hannah Borgeson, Graduate Student Services Manager, if you have not received an invitation.
Rising Urbanists: Green Infrastructure for Coastal ResilienceFriday, April 6, 2018
The ASLA-NY Student Chapter at the City College of New York is organizing a multi-disciplinary conference to imagine the potential for Green Infrastructure to address socio-economic disparities in sea level rise and storm surge preparedness in New York City. This conference is a groundbreaking forum for the next generation of urbanist thinkers to organize around...
Queer EcologiesThursday, March 29, 2018
Queer Ecologies: Developing A Design Praxis is an opportunity to explore the growing discourse of queer ecology and its relevance to our work as designers, advocates, and decision-makers. During presentations, panelists will share their subjective definitions of and experiences with "queer ecology," as well explore the relevance of this discourse to their current work. Through...