Building of the Day: The Marcel Breuer Buildings at Bronx Community College

10/12/2018 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
BronxNY 

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This tour will showcase five Marcel Breuer-designed buildings constructed on the uptown NYU campus (now Bronx Community College) between 1959 and 1970. These modernist structures of reinforced concrete and steel provide a dramatic contrast to the Neo-Classical style of architecture seen elsewhere on campus. Visitors will tour Silver Hall (now Colston Hall), Tech I (Polowczyk Hall), Tech II (Meister Hall), Community Hall, and Begrisch Hall, which was designated a New York City landmark in 2002.

Architect: Marcel Breuer, 1956-1964

This tour is co-hosted with DOCOMO/NY-Tristate.

A program of Archtober 2018. See the full events lineup at archtober.org. See all Buildings of the Day here.

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