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Events May 2016

LocalWalking Tour

International Style: The UN and Turtle Bay

May 7, 2016

Matt Postal, an architectural historian specializing in 20th-century architecture and urbanism, will lead a series of walking tours highlighting NYC sites associated with Artek and the Aaltos. This tour will focus on the United Nations and the neighborhood between 42nd to 51st Street. This is part of a series of events organized by the Bard Graduate Center Gallery to complement the first US exhibition of the Finnish design company Artek.

Saturday May 7, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Third Avenue and 42nd Street
Details HERE


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Artek store on Fabianinkatu, Helsinki, 1939. Photographed by Saurén. Artek Collection, Alvar Aalto Museum, Afmn 1-1.

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