Westbeth ‘Home To the Arts’ Honored With Historic Plaque
New York, NY – On Tuesday, November 27th at 1pm the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation (GVSHP) dedicated a historic plaque on the Westbeth Artists Housing complex in Greenwich Village, honoring its history as a place of sound technology innovation and as a groundbreaking home to artists. Speakers included Andrew Berman, Executive Director of GVSHP; Patricia C. Jones, Board Chair of Westbeth; Nancy Gabor, Vice President of Westbeth Artists Residents Council; Joan Davidson, President Emeritus, J.M. Kaplan Fund; and Domhnaill Hernon, Head of Experiments in Art and Technology, Nokia Bell Labs. Continue to the press release. View the youtube event video.