Special thanks to Larry Lederman, whose photographs, taken especially for this project, show these interiors in the best possible light. And we are grateful to Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, whose establishment of the Landmarks50 Alliance inspired this exhibition.
This exhibition is made possible by gifts and grants from:
The Achelis Foundation
The Felicia Fund
Hottenroth + Joseph Architects
Ina Mae Kaplan Historic Preservation Grant from the IFDA Educational Foundation
Paint for this exhibition is provided by Benjamin Moore.
Sponsors of our celebration of landmarks interiors:
Blaze Makoid Architecture
Jonathan Gargiulo & Stiles T. Colwill
House Pad App by Michael Bruno
John Tortorella of J. Tortorella Swimming Pools
Ellen Ward Scarborough Antiques
S. Donadic, Inc.
New York School of Interior Design wishes to thank the following people for their contributions to the exhibition.
R. Michael Brown, FASID
Kenneth Cobb, Municipal Archives
Matthew Coody, New York Preservation Archive Project
Andrew S. Dolkart, Columbia University
Andrea Goldwyn, New York Landmarks Conservancy
Margaret Halsey Gardiner
Susan Kreite, New-York Historical Society
New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission
The Shubert Archive
Erica Stoller, ESTO
Theatre Historical Society of America
Susan Tunick, Friends of Terra Cotta
Anthony C. Wood, New York Preservation Archive Project
CHANGING USE: THE DILEMMA OF LANDMARK INTERIORS
Wednesday, March 25, 6pm
Hugh Hardy, H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture; Kitty Hawks, interior designer; and Justin Davidson, architectural critic, will join New York magazine design editor Wendy Goodman in a provocative discussion about the problems faced in preserving landmark interiors in an era of changing needs and a city committed to the pursuit of the new. Register here.
RESCUED, RESTORED, REIMAGINED: NEW YORK’S LANDMARK INTERIORS
Exhibition on view at the New York School of Interior Design Gallery through April 24th. 161 East 69th Street; Tuesday - Saturday, 11am - 6pm. Admission is free. Learn more.
FIND MORE LANDMARK RELATED EVENTS @ NYC LANDMARKS50
A city-wide celebration of the the 50th anniversary of New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission, with many events, exhibitions, and programs staged by public and private organizations around the city. Visit nyclandmarks50.org.