Corvettes to Cuisinarts:
Six Decades of Diversity in Industrial Design
When: May 15 - July 31
Where: Pratt Gallery, 144 West 14th Street
International Dumpster Diving Meetup
on Thursday, July 22 @ 6:00PM
At the Ansonia Hotel: A Broadway Landmark Turns 100
On view June 25 through August 16, 2004
Referred to by a member of the American Institute of Architects as "Sophia Loren in the midst of Twiggies ," Graves and Duboy's Ansonia has been a crucible of culture and home to some of New York's most interesting artists and eccentric characters. See also the related walking tours on August 6 and August 13.
Tall Buildings at MoMA QNS This exhibition presents large-scale models, drawings, and photographs of twenty-five skyscrapers from around the world. Designed within the last decade, these buildings redefine the genre for the twenty-first century.
33 Street at Queens Boulevard , LIC, Queens
"Counter Culture" at the New Museum of Contemporary Art
July 10 - August 14th
Opening Reception July 9th, 6pm (must be a member....)
"A seek-and-ye-shall-find exhibition for the adventurer in all art lovers, Counter Culture partners contemporary artists with shopkeepers near our future home on the Bowery...."
Andy Goldsworthy on the RoofNo, this is not news and it will be up until October 31st, but he's our hero. Part of loving your NYC apartment is loving NYC. And what's not to love about standing on the roof of the Met in the summertime taking in a work by Goldsworthy? Priceless.
glowlab: 1:100 exhibition1 foot of interior space is equivalent to 100 feet of the city...
July 1st - August 27th
527 W. 24th
May 14 - October 10, 2004
The architectural prototype FutureShack, designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, will be constructed in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden as part of the summer Solos series.
Cooper Hewitt Museum, 5th Ave. at 91st St.
Fresh Paint: Skeptics Touch Here
July 1-August 6, 6-8pm
("fresh" as in "new," "brash" or "unaffected") curated by Koan Jeff Baysa and including lot's of promising artists....
Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts
13 Jay Street (in TriBeCa between Hudson and Greenwich)
Exhibit: "The Future-Shaping Generation"
July 1st-August 7th, The Center for Architecture
Sponsored by Metropolis Magazine and Oculus, the publication of the AIA New York Chapter, the exhibit features the work of dozens of emerging architects and designers, including the winner and 17 runners-up of the Metropolis Next Generation Design Competition and the 15 architecture firms profiled in the Oculus Spring 2004 issue "New York Next: Faces of the Future."
536 LaGuardia Place
More Info: AIANY Calendar...
Technology, Public Space Focus of Fusedspace Contest
Dutch "media collective" Fusedspace hosts a competition to inspire visual artists, designers, and architects to investigate the relationship between new technologies and public space. The winning entry will receive 10,000 euros; other prizes will also be awarded...
Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser
The first full-scale museum retrospective ever of Christopher Dresser, a pioneer industrial designer and one of the most influential figures in design of the nineteenth century.
The Cooper Hewitt Museum
March 5, 2004–July 25, 2004
Jack Lenor Larsen @ the Museum of Arts and Design
Exhibit runs until August 29
"The exhibition "Jack Lenor Larsen: Creator and Collector" offers intimate glimpses into the career and collections of the renowned weaver, designer, author, gardener and collector