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Exhibitions

Timber City

This fall, the Museum challenges the notion that wood is an antiquated building material when it opens Timber City. The exhibition demonstrates the many advantages offered by cutting-edge... more
Date/s: 09.17.2016 - 05.21.2017 - Location: Washington, DC

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Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design

Pierre Chareau rose from modest beginnings in Bordeaux to become one of the most sought after designers in France. Creating custom furniture and interiors for an elite clientele that included... more
Date/s: 11.04.2016 - 03.26.2017 - Location: New York

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The Landscape Architecture of Lawrence Halprin

Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009) was one of the most influential landscape architects of the 20th century. Over a career spanning more than five decades, he designed significant projects across the... more
Date/s: 11.05.2016 - 04.16.2017 - Location: Washington, DC


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Self-Interned, 1942

Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center February 19, 2017, marks the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, the notorious wartime directive that authorized the... more
Date/s: 01.18.2017 - 01.07.2018 - Location: Long Island City, Queens

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SAY IT LOUD: Distinguished Black Designers of NYCOBA | NOMA

The approximately 2,090 licensed African American architects in the United States represent only 2 percent of the total population of the country’s licensed architects. Moreover, the... more
Date/s: 01.26.2017 - 04.01.2017 - Location: New York, NY

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Everyone a Humanitarian

The duration, scale, and complexity of humanitarian crises are reaching unprecedented levels. The “Everyone a Humanitarian” exhibition and event series takes a step back from... more
Date/s: 01.28.2017 - 03.31.2017 - Location: San Francisco


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Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House

The Olana Partnership, in collaboration with the New York chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA-NY),... more
Date/s: 01.31.2017 - 04.22.2017 - Location: New York, NY

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Bureau Spectacular: insideoutsidebetweenbeyond

In its first museum presentation on the West Coast, architecture studio Bureau Spectacular has designed a large-scale installation that further develops the studio's ideas on past, current,... more
Date/s: 02.11.2017 - 08.13.2017 - Location: San Francisco, CA

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The Architectural Imagination

Organized for the US Pavillion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice, Italy, The Architectural Imagination presents drawings, models, and videos of 12 speculative... more
Date/s: 02.11.2017 - 04.16.2017 - Location: Detroit


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Architecture of Independence: African Modernism

Between 1957 and 1966, 32 countries – almost two thirds of all African nations – gained their independence from colonial powers. In these budding nations, including Ghana, Senegal,... more
Date/s: 02.16.2017 - 05.27.2017 - Location: New York, NY