Apr 01 2011
WE ARE ONE, Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis Relief Exhibition
On March 11, 2011, from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at New York Institute of Technology's, Gallery 61 (NYC), there will be an exhibit of approximately 100 professional Japanese artist living in the New York area. WE ARE ONE features artworks donated by Japanese artists living in New York to support the people in Japan. Our mission is to raise money to help with the relief efforts of the Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis, and spread awareness of what has happened, and what we can do among the international community. We have art donations of paintings, drawings, mixed media, prints, and photography. All donated artworks will be sold at a reasonable price and 100% of the proceeds will go to the Japan Society's "Japan Earthquake Relief Fund".
Mar 30 2011
Student Work On Display In Education Hall
The School of Architecture and Design has student work, from the recent NAAB accreditation visit on display in Education Hall. Please stop by to see the incredible projects and models created by NYIT's future architects. The work is quite impressive and was most helpful in demonstrating the required standards necessary to meet the criteria set forth by the National Architectural Accrediting Board.
Mar 01 2011
NYIT Students From the School of Architecture and Design Travel to the Dominican Republic
Students from the School of Architecture and Design traveled this January to the Dominican Republic to research site information for a school design with the Hostos Dream Project, Inc. NYIT students have been working with the charitable organization to develop plans for a modular school made from shipping containers. Their model school design promotes self-sustainability by using recycled materials in construction, harvesting solar energy for daily needs, and teaching farming to nourish the pupils.
Jan 28 2011
NYIT Students Design a School for Underserved Communities
The Hostos Dream Project, a non-profit organization that focuses on improving the quality of education and environmental conservation within the Dominican Republic, is developing a new paradigm for primary and secondary education in the country. Students in NYIT’s School of Architecture and Design, under the guidance of Michele Bertomen, associate professor of architecture, are responsible for completing a site plan and prototype design for the first school being developed. Students will implement the design in collaboration with architects in the Dominican Republic.
Oct 15 2010
Adam LoPorto Wins the Angelo Donghia Scholarship
The Angelo Donghia Foundation, a not-for-profit organization, has announced twelve winners of its 2010 Student Scholarship Program in Interior Design including NYIT interior design student, Adam Loporto.
Oct 05 2010
Palais de Justice: The Sleepwalkers’ Charge
A group of NYIT designers have joined forces as a collective, entering the architecture competition to overhaul and functionally recast Le Palais de Justice, also known as the Brussels Courthouse.