October in New York City, is a month full of activities celebrating architecture.
Archtober (ärk’tōbər) is New York City’s Architecture and Design Month, the annual month-long festival of architecture activities, programs and exhibitions taking place during the month of October. 5 years, 5 boroughs. The Cooper Union School of Architecture is a partner in the Archtober events.
The Cooper Union, CU Professors and CU alumni are participating in Archtober Events
John Kriskiewicz, former CU Professor, will be the tour guide for some of the Architectural boat tours. Learn More
Situ Studios which is a partnership of CU alumni,Wes Rozen, Brad Samuels and Aleksey Lukyanov-Cherny, will be part of the Building 92 Tour on 10/2/2015
John Q. Hedjuk and Dan Libeskind’s works will be on display as part of the exhibit, Drawing Ambience: Alvin Boyarsky and the Architectural Association, at The Cooper Union on 10/13/ – 11/25/2015. Learn More
The WTC Complex and 9-11 Memorial will be the site of architectural tours each Wednesday of October. Multiple Cooper Alumni have worked on the design and construction of this site. Learn More
Wikipedia edit-a-thon at the Guggenheim. The Guggenheim will host its third Wikipedia edit-a-thon—or, #guggathon—to enhance articles related to women in architecture on Wikipedia 0n 10/15/2015. We hope alumni will assist with this effort. Learn More
Margaret Matz is helping with a presentation by the World Monuments Fund at the Empire State Building on 10/29/2015. Learn More