Tag Archives: New York

New York Art Deco Scavenger Hunt By the Numbers     On Saturday, August 9th, Open House New York and the Art Deco Society of New York (ADSNY) co-hosted the first-ever citywide New York Art Deco Scavenger Hunt, which turned out to be a memorable adventure for more than 200 Deco fans. Members of the […]

We are excited to announce of the winners of the 2013 Modern Architecture and Design Scavenger Hunt! Thanks so much to everyone who participated. We hope you had a great time and will join the hunt again next year. Drum roll please….   First place: Go Ben Go (Michael and Jon Gordon)        […]

This past weekend, OHNY intern Kelly got a look at the end of the Civic Action exhibit at the Noguchi Museum. Civic Action: A Vision for Long Island City is a creative and visionary artistic and architectural response to the threats to the vital character of this Queens neighborhood, situated at the border of Long […]

Private Garden Courtyard Tour on the Upper West Side This month, visit the private garden courtyard of The Belnord, a palatial, Renaissance-style apartment building occupying a full city block in the heart of the Upper West Side. At 22,000 square feet, the courtyard was touted as the world’s largest when The Belnord was completed in […]

On Saturday, the winners of OHNY’s raffle took a tour of the famous Woolworth Building in lower Manhattan.  Cass Gilbert designed the Gothic building in 1910 and construction was completed in 1913.  The structure, at one time the tallest in the world, rises to a height of 792 feet and has 60 stories, depending on […]