Museum of the City of New York Hosts Talk with New York-based Architect and Interior Designer William T. Georgis
New York, N.Y. – June 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Join acclaimed architect and interior designer William T. Georgis and several artisans with whom he collaborates—Michele Oka Doner, Nancy Lorenz, and Mike Gracie—for a lively discussion of his work and new book, Make It Fabulous: The Architecture & Designs of William T. Georgis on Thursday, June 13.
William T. Georgis, whose work Architectural Digest describes as “dazzling and well-integrated,” will discuss his stunning portfolio of houses, apartments, restaurants, commercial interiors, and galleries, including the Museum’s soon-to-open Tiffany & Co. Foundation Gallery. The conversation will include commentary on the architecture and decoration of these works, as well as insight into a career that earned Georgis a spot in the AD 100, Architectural Digest’s international guide identifying the top 100 architects and interior designers in 1999, 2007, 2009, and 2012 (for a full- length bio: http://www.williamtgeorgis.com/#/bio/).
Donald Albrecht, the Museum’s curator of architecture and design and the book’s co-author, will moderate the discussion, along with design historian and co-author Natalie Shivers. The Monacelli Press will publish the book in June.
The event is co-sponsored by The Monacelli Press and the New York School of Interior Design. A book signing and reception will follow the event.
What: Discussion with architect/interior designer William T. Georgis about his work and new book, Make It Fabulous: The Architecture & Designs of William T. Georgis
When: Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Where: Museum of the City of New York at 1220 Fifth Avenue (btw. 103/104 Sts.)
Reservations are required. Tickets: $6 Museum members; $8 seniors and students; $12 general public. For more information, or to register by phone, call (917) 492-3395 or visit https://boxoffice.mcny.org/public/
About the Museum of the City of New York
Founded in 1923 as a private, nonprofit corporation, the Museum of the City of New York celebrates and interprets the city, educating the public about its distinctive character, especially its heritage of diversity, opportunity, and perpetual transformation. The Museum connects the past, present, and future of New York City, and serves the people of the city as well as visitors from around the world through exhibitions, school and public programs, publications, and collections. For more information, call (212) 534-1672 or visit www.mcny.org.
Directions: By bus: M1, M3, M4, or M106 to 104th Street, M2 to 101st Street.
By subway: Lexington Avenue #6 train to 103rd Street, walk three blocks west, or #2 or #3 train to 110th Street, walk one block east to Fifth Avenue, then south to 104th Street.
Contact: Justyna Zajac, jzajac (at) mcny (dot) org, 212-534-1672, ext. 3480
Katrin Maier, katrin (at) anatgerstein (dot) com, 718-793-2211, ext. 101
- Museum of the City of New York Hosts Adapt: Micro-Units in New York City on Thursday
New York, N.Y. - April 16, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Museum of the City of New York, which recently opened Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers, will host a panel of urban planners and experts – including New York City Housing Commissioner Mathew Wambua – on Thursday, April 18, 2013....
- HPD Commissioner Mathew Wambua Speaks on Micro-Unit Panel at MCNY Thursday
New York, NY - April 15, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Museum of the City of New York, which recently opened Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers, will host a panel of urban planners and experts – including New York City Housing Commissioner Mathew Wambua – on Thursday, April 18, 2013. The event will involve a discussion about...
- JRS Architect, P.C. gives new life to Floral Park Office Building
MINEOLA, NY – Dec. 4, 2007 – A mostly vacant, more than 40-year-old Floral Park office building is being given new life by one of Long Island’s leading architectural and interior design firms, JRS Architect, P.C., of Mineola. The building at 15 Verbena Ave., just south of Tulip Ave., will offer approximately 40,000 square feet [...]...
- Ad-Rock Hosted Children’s Museum of the Arts Family Benefit & Concert on May 22
May 31, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz of the Beastie Boys served as host and DJ for the Children's Museum of the Arts’ Family Benefit and Concert on Sunday, May 22, at Webster Hall, 125 East 11th Street, in Manhattan....
- Children’s Museum of the Arts Set to Open Expanded Facility in Lower Manhattan on October 1st
NEW YORK, NY - August 22, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Children’s Museum of the Arts (CMA) will open its new, expanded space at 103 Charlton Street on Oct. 1, 2011. The 10,000-square-foot former loading dock, located in the Hudson Square neighborhood west of SoHo, will triple the museum’s size and enable it to dramatically expand its arts programming....
- At Gillibrand & Schumer’s Urging, Feds Lift Restrictions for Hundreds of Sandy Homeowners Currently Disqualified for Disaster Aid
- Schumer, Gillibrand Call for ‘Proof Of Loss’ Extension for Sandy Victims; Deadline Fast Approaching & Many Homeowners Still Need Time to File Flood Insurance Claims
- Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Academy Lofts Project in Arbor Hill
- Empire State median sales price continues to climb as home sales dip in first quarter
- SCHUMER TO FEDS: WHEN IT COMES TO SANDY RECOVERY, DON’T FORGET ABOUT THE NORTH SHORE – CRITICAL SANDY REBUILDING PROJECTS HAVE NOT BEEN FUNDED BY FEDS IN TOWN OF NORTH HEMPSTEAD
- Governor Cuomo Announces $95 Million to Build Affordable Housing Across the State
- NYCOM Conference, Ribbon Cuttings and Equity Fund Forum Highlight Trip to Finger Lakes Region
- CKX Declares December 31st Record Date for Dividend of FX Real Estate and Entertainment Shares
- Jones Lang LaSalle Hires Seasoned Industrial Real Estate Professionals to Strengthen Client Services in Long Island
- First Affordable Housing Development in Brooklyn with Solar Panels
- “Green” Forum Highlights 545 Madison Avenue as Showcase of Sustainability
- New York State Senate Confirms Bill Myers to the Board of the State of New York Mortgage Agency
- New York State home sales continue to post gains compared to 2009
- Gillibrand Introduces Solar Energy Legislation
- HDC Board Approves $55.5 Million in Tax-Exempt Multi-family Housing Revenue Bonds
- Diversity Works’ Unique Model Combines Permanent Supportive Housing and Family Preservation Services