Archtober: 31 Can’t-Miss Design and Architecture Events to Check Out This Month in NYC

by , 10/07/14


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Wednesday, October 1: Building of the Day: The Public Theater at Astor Place, 12:00pm

Tour this important New York City landmark and learn about Ennead Architects’ ongoing redesign and restoration. Register here.

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Thursday, October 2: Josep Gomez + Jordi Bonet Fall 2014 Sciame Lecture Series on Gaudí’s Unfinished Masterpiece: The Sagrada Família Church, 6:30-8:30pm

A must for Gaudí fans. Learn more about the master’s famously unfinished Sagrada Família Church in Barcelona. More info here.

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Friday, October 3: AIANY Around Manhattan Architecture Boat Tour, 10:00am and 1:30pm

Hosted by the American Institute of Architects’ NY chapter, this exciting series of guided boat tours allow you to experience the Big Apple’s buildings framed as a moving postcard along the water. Get tickets here.

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Saturday, October 4: Sustainable Architecture & Industry Bike Tour, 11:00am

Pedal your way to the Brooklyn Navy Yard and learn about its gradual transition from one of the nation’s foremost naval shipbuilding facilities to a sustainable urban industrial park. You’ll also get the scoop on the yard’s many green initiatives, from its adaptive reuse of historic structures to its alternative energy projects and the LEED Platinum-certified Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92. Get tickets here.

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Sunday, October 5: Walking Tour: Grand Concourse in the Bronx, 11:00am

Take a walk with urban planner and lifelong Bronx resident Sam Goodman and get the inside scoop about one of New York City’s most celebrated boulevards: the Grand Concourse of Bronx County. Get tickets here.

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Monday, October 6: Building of the Day: Tavern on the Green, 10:00am

If you’ve been hoping to check out the new Tavern on the Green, here’s your chance. Tour the newly renovated, LEED-seeking space on this rare tour. Register here.

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Tuesday, October 7: What to Expect When You’re Renovating, 6-8pm

Thinking about renovating? Soak up some knowledge at this informative 2-hour overview of the process of renovating an apartment in NYC.Get tickets here.

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