Panel Discussion: Living With History: Restoring, Redesigning and Reviving NY’s Landmark Interiors
In the past decade the city has been the setting for some extraordinary projects aimed at bringing historic buildings back to life. This half-day symposium will showcase some of those projects, highlighting the various and sometimes controversial approaches to preserving the past while accommodating the needs of modern life. Panelists include interior designer Eric Cohler; interior designer Jamie Drake; architect Cleary Larkin of Beyer Blinder Belle; senior designer of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill Frank Mahan; architectural historian Matthew Postal, and executive director of the Historic House Trust Franklin D. Vagnone. Join the panelist for a discussion on bringing New York historic building back.