United Nations Day Capital Master Plan Tour

October 24th is United Nations Day! Werner Schmidt, Public Information Officer of the United Nations Capital Master Plan will lead participants on an exploration of the United Nation’s architectural history, including Le Corbusier’s contentious collaboration with the project’s main architect Oscar Niemeyer. The tour will also highlight the recent restoration of the Secretariat, which houses the UN’s working spaces, and the historic renovation of the three Chambers of the Conference Building.

Assistant Secretary-General Michael Adlerstein, Executive Director of the UN Capital Master Plan and AIA Fellow, alongside escort Werner Schmidt, Public Information Officer of the United Nations Capital Master Plan, will lead participants on an exploration of the United Nation’s architectural history, including Le Corbusier’s contentious collaboration with the project’s main architect Oscar Niemeyer. The tour will also highlight the recent restoration of the Secretariat, which houses the UN’s working spaces, and the historic renovation of the three Chambers of the Conference Building.

 

Tour

Event Details:


  • When: 

    Thursday, October 24, 2013
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Where: 

    United Nations Headquarters
    First Avenue at 42nd Street
    New York, NY

  • More information: 

    Event website.

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