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Preservation and Adaptive Reuse for Academic Buildings

18 November 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Venue: Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
New York

The Learning Curve: Case Studies in Preservation and Adaptive Reuse for Academic Buildings


Four very different case studies of academic projects in existing historic buildings will be reviewed during the evening: Beyer Blinder Belle (BBB)’s presentation will focus on renewing two House Renewal complexes at Harvard University: the Winthrop House and the Adams House. FXCollaborative will present the renovation of Pace University’s two flagships buildings in Lower Manhattan. TRA studio will review the renovation of the New York Academy of Art’s building in Tribeca.


Speakers:Aaron Lamport, Principal, Beyer Blinder BelleStacey Moye, Senior Associates, Beyer Blinder BelleAustin Sakong, Senior Associate, FXCollaborativeCaterina Roiatti, AIA, Founding Principal, TRA studio

Moderator:John Arbuckle, Associate AIA, President, DOCOMOMO New York/Tri-State