MAS Vice-President to Lead 20th Century Modernism Panel
November 24th, 2009, 12:16 pm
Frank Sanchis, MAS senior vice-president, will be joined by Nina Rappaport of DOCOMOMO/New York-Tristate and editor of Constructs, Belmont Freeman of Belmont Freeman Architects, Theo Prudeon of DOCOMOMO/US, and moderator Andrew Dolkart for Preserving 20th Century Modernism, a panel discussion at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) on Wednesday, December 2 at 6:00 p.m. The panel will explore the preservation of the 20th century architecture represented by New York-area Eero Saarinen buildings such as the TWA terminal at JFK Airport, which MAS famously fought to preserve in 2003. The discussion is presented in conjunction with Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future, currently on view at MCNY. Visit the MCNY website to purchase tickets and to learn more about MAS’ involvement in preserving the TWA terminal, click here. If you’re interested in this event, you may also be interested in joining MAS on the Midtown: Beyond Mies walking tour of mid-century buildings in Midtown Manhattan on Saturday, December 12, at 11:00 a.m. For more information on upcoming MAS tours and programs, visit MAS.org/calendar.