Entries by Jane McGroarty

WHAT IS A QUASQUICENTENNIAL?

QUASQUICENTENNIAL is Latin for a 125th anniversary. The Roman’s had such an awkward numbering system that they had to invent complicated names for ordinal numbers (10th 50th, etc) “CXXV” doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. This year, 2019, AIA Brooklyn is celebrating its quasquicentennial. We are taking a step back to reflect on Brooklyn and the […]