Kaid Benfield Archive


The importance of context to green historic preservation

Kaid Benfield

Posted November 8, 2010 at 5:37PM


In October 2011, I was part of a session on preservation and sustainability at the Summit for New York City sponsored by New York's Municipal Art Society.  Speakers included:

  • David Bragdon, New York City director of long-term planning and sustainability
  • Yours truly
  • Andrew Kimball of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation
  • Llewellyn Wells of Living City Block
  • Jean Carroon of Goody, Clancy architects

The video of the session is below.  For those interested in my portion, it runs for 16 minutes beginning at 23.27:

Watch live streaming video from masnycsummit2011 at livestream.co