Tuesday, September 25, 2007, 6 PM, Municipal Art Society’s Urban Center
galleries at 457 Madison Avenue (at 51st Street) in New York City, NY.
Municipal Art Society
and the Rockefeller Foundation
present Jane Jacobs and the Future of New York
. Coming at a time of unprecedented growth and redevelopment in the city, this exhibit aims to encourage New Yorkers to observe the city closely and to empower them, with a combination of tools and resources, to take an active role in advocating for a more livable city — the shared goal of Jane Jacobs
and MAS. Jane Jacobs
authored what is widely accepted as the definitive statement on American cities in 1961 entitled "The Death and Life of Great American Cities"
. The exhibit is On view Tuesday, September 25, through Saturday, January 5, 2008 at the MAS Urban Center.
©Manhattan Society.com 2007 by Christopher London
| tel: Private |e-mail: ChrisLondon@manhattansociety.com
**NOTE: More notes, images and ID's to come later Thursday evening***