Wall Street Modern: The New Look of an Old Neighborhood
September 15, 2019
John Arbuckle, DOCOMOMO New York Tri-State President, leads this Municipal Art Society tour highlighting Modern architecture and public art in the Financial District created from the 1960s through the 1980s. The tour will include two International Style masterworks by Pritzker Prize winner Gordon Bunshaft (1909–1990) of SOM, One Chase Plaza (1961), now 28 Liberty Street, and the former Marine Midland Bank Building (1967). In addition to other Modern buildings designed by SOM, James Ingo Freed (1930–2005), and Emery Roth & Sons, the tour will visit Postmodern works from former modernists Kevin Roche and Philip Johnson. The tour will also include sculptures by Noguchi, Nevelson, Dubuffet and di Suvero.
Sunday September 15, 2:00 – 4:00pm
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