IIDA NY Institutional Forum: Tour of Lincoln Center

When: April 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Private Tour of the David H. Koch Theater Join the Institutional Forum, Peter G. Bachmann Principal of JCJ Architecture, and Daria Pizzetta, Principal of H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture for a private tour of the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center. The guided journey will take a behind the scene look of the home of the New York City Ballet,…

Living Future unConference

When: April 30, 2019 – May 3, 2019 all-day
Where: Hyatt Regency Seattle, 808 Howell St, Seattle, WA 98101

Join us in Seattle for the leading event in regenerative design! The Living Future unConference is what one 2018 attendee calls “the one industry event I can’t miss every year.” Comprised of workshops, summits, tours, educational sessions, inspiring keynotes, networking opportunities, and more, the unConference offers three full days of inspiration and collaboration. Topics include biophilic design, regenerative building, sustainable…


When: March 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – March 17, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
Where: The Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S Spring St 90013

The Architecture & Design Film Festival returns to DTLA March 13-17 at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. Presented by Pacific Sales Kitchen & Home, ADFF:LA offers a curated program of 24 films, director Q&As, and riveting discussions about architecture and design. Before the festival on March 9th, there is an opportunity to see 24 unique short films during the Short…

The Privacy Paradox | The Alliance Series

When: March 13, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Albertine, 972 5th Avenue

Privacy is a primary concern for citizens today. Yet many of us willingly share vast quantities of personal information with private companies and on social media platforms even though they offer few safeguards. Cloud technology, for example, enables the storage of vast quantities of information – personal files, tax returns, family pictures – while social media encourages us to express…

Une saison à L’ONU

When: March 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Albertine, 972 5th Avenue

Join us for an discussion with Karim Lebhour on his graphic novel, Une saison à l’ONU : Au coeur de la diplomatie mondiale, which recounts his experiences as a press correspondent at the United Nations in New York for over four years. With humor, Lebhour explains his daily life at the UN and explores topics such as the limitations of…

Jacques Schiffrin: A Publisher in Exile, from Pléiade to Pantheon

When: March 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Albertine, 972 5th Avenue

Jacques Schiffrin changed the face of publishing in the twentieth century. As the founder of Les Éditions de la Pléiade in Paris and cofounder of Pantheon Books in New York, he helped define a lasting canon of Western literature while also promoting new authors who shaped transatlantic intellectual life. In his biography to be released by Columbia University Press in…

Opening Night Reception: Because it Rains

When: March 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Center for Architecture & Design, 1010 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98104

Join us for the Opening Night Reception of “Because it Rains,” the latest exhibit at the Center for Architecture & Design. Recipient of AIA Seattle’s 2018 Emerging Professionals Travel Scholarship, Laura Bartunek Assoc. AIA explored the concept of rain as a creative catalyst within design. Rain, so often approached as a universal foe to be deflected away from buildings, became…


When: March 21, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – March 25, 2019 @ 9:00 pm
Where: Pier 92, 55th Street and 12th Avenue, 10019

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) will host its annual DINING BY DESIGN fundraiser from March 21-25. Staged for five days, DINING BY DESIGN showcases extraordinary dining environments from renowned designers and brands to raise critical funds for DIFFA’s work fighting HIV/AIDS. 2019 marks the event’s 10th year at Pier 92 in conjunction with the Architectural Digest Design Show….

Future Workplace Asia Summit 2019

When: April 10, 2019 – April 11, 2019 all-day
Where: Singapore, Singapore

How can organisations design and manage their workplaces to enhance their employee productivity, engagement and work performance? At the same, they need to manage a multigenerational workforce and effectively communication across their organisation’s culture and identity. Part of the 2019 Future of Work and co-located with Future Workforce Asia Summit 2019, join us at our Future Workplace Asia Summit 2019…

VAULTS BEDS GARDENS: Public Hedonics and Alternative Publicness

When: February 4, 2019 – March 15, 2019 all-day
Where: North Gallery, Princeton University School of Architecture

VAULTS BEDS GARDENS: Public Hedonics and Alternative Publicness presents amid.cero9’s investigations on the role of architecture in the formation of the contemporary public realm. Through large format drawings and precious models recreating the working environment of their studio in Madrid, the exhibition presents architectural projects ranging from the beginning of their practice in 1998 to their most recent work. Amidst…

Inside Out/Outside In: Second Nature in Japanese Architecture

When: January 31, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
Where: Japan Society, 333 East 47th Street, New York, NY 10017

In our climate-shifting world, the traditional Japanese notion of mediating between interior and exterior has re-emerged as an essential concern for contemporary architects. Rome Prize-winning architects Rachely Rotem and Phu Hoang, of architectural firm MODU, explore this dynamic in their own weather-centric projects. Funded by the NEA and US-Japan Creative Artists Program, Rotem and Hoang visited Japan to research the…

Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect – Special Screening Event

When: January 25, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Ring Family Performing Arts Hall at Wesleyan University, 271 Washington Terrace, Middletown, CT 06459

Join us on January 25th for the Connecticut screening of Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect, a feature documentary film that considers many of the key architectural questions through the 70 year career of Pritzker Prize winning Connecticut-based, Irish-American architect Kevin Roche, including the relationship between architects and the public they serve. Still working at age 94, Kevin Roche is an enigma, a…

Design Within Reach x kinder MODERN present “A Playful Home”

When: January 10, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – January 11, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
Where: DWR 57th and 3rd Studio, 957 Third Ave., New York, NY

Design Within Reach and kinder MODERN are unveiling an exhibit titled, “A Playful Home,” an installation that focuses on creativity and whimsy in the home. Guests are invited to explore the installation at Design Within Reach’s 57th and 3rd studio location. Drinks and light snacks will be served.

Coverings 2019

When: April 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am – April 12, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Where: Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive, Orlando FL 32819

Coverings is the largest global tile & stone exposition in North America, providing a stage for the most innovative products, tools, and machinery on the market. The show features more than 1,100 exhibitors from over 40 countries and attracts thousands of architects, designers, builders, remodelers, fabricators, installers, retailers, and distributors. Coverings is a resource for continuing education and unparalleled networking…

Knot Expected: Elevating the Everyday by Windy Chien

When: December 6, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Pulse Contemporary Art Fair Indian Beach Park, 4601 Collins Avenue

Knots are a part of the fabric of our every day. Whether tying our shoe laces, untangling a necklace or ear phones, or putting the final touch on a bow-wrapped package, they are all around. This persistent presence of such a functional item ignited an interest and journey in artist Windy Chien to elevate knots from the functional to the…

Metropolis & KI: Lessons for Next Generation Workplaces

When: November 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: KI Boston Showroom, 1 Design Center Place Suite 514 Boston, MA 02210

Join Metropolis’s editor in chief Avinash Rajagopal, SmithGroups’ Nick Brooks, AECOM’s Brett Shwery, and KI’s Jonathan Webb for a dynamic conversation on collegiate influence on workplace design, employee satisfaction, and productivity. Attracting and retaining top talent is a competitive business advantage, so how can office design help employers secure an exceptional workforce? Recent research has shown that today’s workplaces should…

Makers Market

When: November 17, 2018 all-day
Where: Metropolitan Pavillion, 23 West 18th Street, 2nd floor, SVA

School of Visual Arts’ Alumni Holiday Makers Market Showcases the Best of SVA Product Innovation with 50 Vendors Saturday, November 17, 2018, 11:00am – 5:00pm Metropolitan Pavilion Suite 123 West 18th Street, 2nd floor New York City School of Visual Arts is pleased to announce that Makers Market will be returning to the Metropolitan Pavilion just in time for the…

Dacor Presents Visionmaker

When: November 15, 2018 all-day
Where: Samsung 837 , 837 Washington Street New York, NY 10014

DACOR PRESENTS VISIONMAKER Join us for an evening of conversation with Spencer Bailey, Phaidon Editor-At-Large and Town & Country contributing editor and Sir David Adajaye, OBE.

The Kassler Lecture from Herman Hertzberger

When: November 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Princeton University School of Architecture, Princeton, NJ, USA

Dutch architect Herman Hertzberger graduated in 1958 from what is now the Technical University of Delft. His architectural practice, AHH, was established in 1960. Hertzberger’s best known designs include the Centraal Beheer head office in Apeldoorn, Music Centre Vredenburg in Utrecht, The Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment in the Hague and the Chassé Theatre in Breda. His office is…

“Domestic and Houses and Landscapes” Selections from the work of Catherine Opie

When: November 19, 2018 – January 11, 2019 all-day
Where: Princeton University School of Architecture, Princeton University School of Architecture

This exhibition at Princeton School of Architecture brings together two of Catherine Opie’s series of photographs, Domestic and Houses and Landscapes, in order to tease out the ways in which personal identity is constructed through the spaces we inhabit as well as the façades we present to the public. For her Domestic series, Opie traveled across the United States in…