Events & News

Mayor Robert Wagner conducts the Department of Sanitation Band at the rededication ceremony of Carnegie Hall after threats to its preservation, September 26, 1960; Courtesy of The New York Times

Delve into the latest events and news from the New York Preservation Archive Project!

Deepen your understanding of preservation history at one of our upcoming events or through our detailed reporting. From celebrating milestone anniversaries to in-depth analysis of significant moments and key figures in preservation history, our programming series includes film screenings, book talks, panel discussions, lectures, walking tours, and more. Our news section provides coverage on the various initiatives at the Archive Project, as well as journalism that develops a greater knowledge of preservation and the importance of archives. All of this material is searchable and includes content from every past Archive Project newsletter. Are you interested in cosponsoring an event? Would you like more information on a news piece? Contact us at [email protected]

Above: Mayor Robert Wagner conducts the Department of Sanitation Band at the rededication ceremony of Carnegie Hall after threats to its preservation, September 26, 1960; Courtesy of The New York Times

Film Festival Event: Closing Night Celebration at One World Trade Center’s TWA Lounge

Friday, May 3, 2019
6:00 - 9:00PM | TWA Lounge

Travel back to the Swinging Sixties for a rare opportunity to visit the spectacular TWA Lounge on the 86th floor…

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NYPAP PRESENTS: The 2019 Preservation Film Festival!

March 18, 2019

It’s here, it’s here! Welcome to the third annual Preservation Film Festival, presented by the New York Preservation Archive Project….

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Film Festival Event: At Home in Utopia

Monday, April 29, 2019
6:30 - 8PM | Bronx ArtSpace

Join us at the BronxArtSpace for a home-grown tale of radical social change in the Bronx: At Home in Utopia…

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2019 Preservation Film Festival Schedule Launch

March 15, 2019

Tune in here on Monday, March 18 for the full release of our third annual Preservation Film Festival! We hope…

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Film Festival Event: Managed Retreat

Saturday, April 27, 2019
3:00 - 6:00 PM | National Lighthouse Museum in Staten Island, NY

Join us at the National Lighthouse Museum for the Staten Island premiere of the acclaimed short film Managed Retreat (2018)….

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Notes from the Board: Paul Onyx Lozito

February 5, 2019
Paul Onyx Lozito, NYPAP Board Member

I grew up surrounded by physical and cultural landmarks. I was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey at a hospital…

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Film Festival Event: William H. Whyte Revisited — The Art and Science of Observing Public Places

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
6:30 - 8:30 PM | The J.M. Kaplan Fund, in conjunction with Project For Public Spaces

Join us at the J.M. Kaplan Fund for an evening of wine, conversation, and discussion about one of our favorite…

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Art Imitates Life: A Review of The Pattern at Pendarvis

February 5, 2019
Anthony C. Wood, Archive Project Founder & Chair

It must be a sign of something that once again preservation has made its way to the New York stage….

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