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All the Queens Houses: Talk and Reception

09 November 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: The Architectural League of New York
594 Broadway, Suite 607
New York
10012

All the Queens HousesPhotographs by Rafael Herrin-Ferri

Rafael Herrin-Ferri in conversation with Joseph Heathcott

 

All the Queens Houses is an ongoing photographic survey by architect/artist Herrin-Ferri of the (in)formal qualities of the borough’s attached, semi-detached, and detached houses and small apartment buildings. The survey explores the themes of identity, differentiation, and adaptation in the low-rise housing stock of Queens, often regarded as the most ethnically and linguistically diverse place in the world.

 

To celebrate the installation, The Architectural League will host a reception and discussion on Thursday, November 9.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m., followed at 7:00 p.m. by a conversation on the changing residential landscape of Queens and the appeal of the spectacular vernacular between Rafael Herrin-Ferri and Joseph Heathcott.