OHNY - Making Place: Downtown Brooklyn

Saturday, June 23, 2018
Panel Discussion: 10:30 am
Open Houses and Tours: 12-4 pm
Happy Hour Reception: 4-6 pm

A wave of new development is dramatically reshaping Downtown Brooklyn. On June 23, Open House New York will open more than a dozen buildings and sites to give you a chance to explore the dynamic change now underway in the neighborhood.

A hyper-local version of OHNY Weekend, Making Place: Downtown Brooklyn will kick-off with a panel discussion about the past and future of the neighborhood, followed by open houses and tours at a mix of sites that will include residential, commercial, and cultural spaces, as well as design studios and offices. The day will end with a closing reception and happy hour.

Zev Greenfield, Executive Director, ISSUE Project Room
Regina Myer, President, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership
Timothy Quinlan, Principal, Quinlan Development
Gustavo Rodriguez, Design Director, FXCollaborative
Paul Travis, Founder and Managing Partner, Washington Square Partners

Participating Sites and Tours (list in formation):
300 Ashland*
The Ashland*
Bernheimer Architecture
BRIC Arts Media House
Brooklyn Academy of Music
Brooklyn Strand Action Plan*
City Point
Dime Savings Bank of Brooklyn / 9 DeKalb
The Hub
ISSUE Project Room
New York Transit Museum
The Offerman House*
Polonsky Shakespeare Center*
The Schermerhorn
State Street Townhouses**

Please Note
*Due to limited space, tours of these sites will be filled via a lottery. Lottery details will be sent to guests via email.
**Exterior only

Making Place: Downtown Brooklyn is presented in partnership with Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

$15 OHNY Members and Students
$25 General Admission

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