Join CIVITAS and the National Academy for a discussion series titled Art, Design, and the Urban Environment.
Admission is FREE for CIVITAS members. Find out how to join.
Admission for Non-Members: $15 Seniors and Students: $10
For tickets, call 212-369-4880 x201 or visit www.nationalacademy.org
All discussions in the series will take place at the National Academy: 1083 Fifth Avenue at East 89th Street New York, NY 10128
Transportation and the Second Avenue Subway
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 6:30 – 8 pm
Panelists will discuss the construction of the Second Avenue Subway and the transportation infrastructure. How can urban design and public art transform street-level spaces to be more functional and beautify below-ground levels on a grand scale?
Moderated by James S. Russell, architecture columnist, Bloomberg News
Sandra Bloodworth, Director, MTA Arts for Transit
Mitchell Joachim, Ph.D., Co-Founder and Director of Research, Terreform ONE
Cesar Pelli, NA, architect