Weekly Events Calendar: 09.20.06

Weekly Events Calendar: 09.20.06

Jill Slater
Sep 20, 2006

Organically produced photography by Renato Freitas

Art & Design Events...

  • Design Your Life
    • Ellen Lupton discusses design, typography and her blog www.design-your-life.org. Topics will include crimes against typography, signage gaffes in public spaces, the world’s most common typo and what the new FDA food pyramid really means.
    • Tonight, 6:30-8pm
    • Municipal Arts Society, 457 Madison Avenue (50th St.)
  • GreenHomeNYC Presentation
    • Case Studies in Green Design
    • Tonight, 6:30-8pm
    • Pratt Institute, 144 West 14th Street, Room 213. Manhattan Campus
  • Karrie Jacobs book signing and cocktails at DWR
    • Karrie Jacobs talks about and signs copies of her new book, "The Perfect $100,000 House: A Trip Across America and Back in Pursuit of a Place to Call Home."
    • September 28th, 7-9pm. Wine and cheese will be served.
    • DWR Flatiron Studio, 903 Broadway (at 20th St.)RSVP to flatiron@dwr.com
  • Apartment Therapy's Maxwell Ryan waxes poetic in Chicago
    • October 5th
    • TBA
  • Alternative Landscape Components: A New Land Art
    • A radical new direction in Dennis Oppenheim's work, involving highly artificial, manmade landscapes of trees, hedges and flowers that clash with and comment on the natural landscape.
    • September 14th through November 8th
    • The Arsenal, 5th Ave. and 64th St., AND large scale outdoor installations at Thomas Paine Park/Foley Square, 212.360.8163
  • ECO TOUR ~ Wildman Steve Brill Ecology Tours
    • Wild Food and Ecology Tour of Central Park. Central Park is a great place for edible and medicinal wild plants and mushrooms. And in the fall, herbs, greens, nuts, berries, roots, and mushrooms all come into season simultaneously.
    • September 23rd, 11:45am-3:45pm
    • Central Park West and West 72nd St., 914.835.2153
  • The Good Life: New Public Spaces for Recreation
    • Seventy projects by an int'l array of architects, designers, and artists
    • September 8th through October 1st
    • Design Talks held weekly at 6:30pm
    • Hudson River Park, Pier 40, West Street at West Houston Street
Created with Sketch.