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The Future of the Past: A Conversation with Prof. Steven Semes

May 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Architectural theorist Steven Semes will discuss his book “The Future of the Past”, with a focus on issues related to managing historic districts.
Steven W. Semes is the Academic Director of the Rome Studies Program and Associate Professor of Architecture at the University of Notre Dame. A practicing architect for thirty years, he has designed a wide variety of projects for preservation and new construction throughout the United States. Steven Semes is the author of The Architecture of the Classical Interior (W. W. Norton & Co.) His essays and reviews have appeared in Traditional Building, Period Homes, American Arts Quarterly, and the National Trust Forum Journal. He is a Fellow Emeritus of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America and was educated at the University of Virginia and Columbia University.

Thursday, May 18th, 6:30pm
First Church of Christ, Scientist
68th Street and Central Park West

Co-sponsored by the Human Scale Alliance, Historic Districts Council​, and Landmark West!


May 18, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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First Church of Christ, Scientist
10 W. 68th Street
New York, NY 10023 United States
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