Lower East Side Preservation Initiative and Kehila Kedosha Janina invite you to
The Decorated Tenement An Illustrated Lecture and Book Signing
Wednesday November 6, 6:30-8:30pm 280 Broome Street, just west of Allen Street
You’re invited to Zachary J. Violette’s illustrated lecture based on his recently published, wonderful book “The Decorated Tenement: How Immigrant Builders and Architects Transformed the Slum in the Gilded Age.”
Zachary, preservation consultant and lecturer at the New School / Parsons, will take us through Lower East Side tenement architectural and social trends predominant in 19th and early 20th century. The lecture will take place at the beautiful Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue and Museum, an Individual Landmark in the heart of the historic Lower East Side that has been serving New York’s Greek Jewish community since the 1920s.