Avery Drawing & Archives in Affordable Housing exhibit at MCNY



Affordable New York: A Housing Legacy
Museum of the City of New York
September 18, 2015-February 1, 2016

“Fifteen objects were lent from Drawings and Archives including drawings for Roosevelt Island development by Philip Johnson and John Burgee (preliminary scheme) and John Johansen (final design), sketches and photographs of Carver House by Simon Breines, and other ephemera. Included in the exhibition is a digital image gallery of plans of New York City Housing Authority projects from the Breines collection.”

All images from the Simon Breines papers, circa 1930-1990. Click image to enlarge.




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