National Building Museum

Spotlight on Design: The Making of Carmel Place

Thursday, December 7, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn how Carmel Place, the 55 unit micro-studio mid-rise in New York City, was built despite regulatory, site, and design challenges. Mimi Hoang, AIA, co-founding principal of AIA award-winning nArchitects, Sarah Watson, deputy director, Citizens Housing & Planning Council, and Kirk Goodrich, Monadnock Development, share the story of this building type that provides another housing choice for New York residents. This program complements the exhibition Making Room, which will be open before the program.

1.5 LU HSW (AIA)

$12 Member | $10 Student | $20 Non-member. Pre-registration required. Walk-in registration based on availability.

Spotlight on Design is sponsored by The Reva and David Logan Foundation.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Registration is for event planning purposes only and does not guarantee a seat. Online registration for Museum programs closes at midnight the day before the scheduled program.

The Museum's award-winning Shop and Firehook Café are open for one hour prior to the start of the program. Shop and Café hours are subject to change.

Image credit: Interior of Carmel Place micro-unit, courtesy nARCHITECTS.