People tend to check in during these times:
The Great Hall is a neat space, but the pillars make it very difficult to give an effective presentation or see the speaker from the audience
Pioneering adult education center; site of famous anti-slavery speech by Abraham Lincoln
As one of the most selective arts schools in the world, Cooper Union is a historical landmark that produces the world’s next great architects and artisans.
Today, I was here to deliver the Commencement address for the Cooper Union Class of 2013: http://bit.ly/10An2it
New (and controversial) design by Morphosis: "First LEED-certified academic laboratory building in New York City. With a Platinum rating, the [project boasts] advanced green building initiatives."
Amazing display of LEEDS. Great surface for skateboarders!
In the mid-1800's, founder Peter Cooper, used his success to build The Cooper Union to give access to education to the children of immigrants and working class families.
When are you coming in Rome, just not foget to stay with us, ciao!
On 5/26/11, I delivered a major address on the urgent need for marriage equality. Read the full release here:
World renown, west coast Architect Morphosis,designs this funky facade, undulating skin and the rest of building. There is an impressive stair, hard to get beyond the lobby- ID required
The T stands for Thom Mayne and "fuck you"
Cooper Union academic center is first green academic lab building in NYC, built to Platinum LEED standards; it has innovative features that help ensure sustainability, energy efficiency & air quality
Thom Mayne of Morphosis Architecture
Printing out stuff for my engineering finals and presentations.
this is the borg ship where we work.
This is the newest addition to Cooper Union, the art and design school. I think it looks like a souped-by Jawa Sandcrawler (Star Wars anyone?) Check out the concrete supports on the 3rd Ave side. La