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New Video About Oak Street Bungalows

November 17, 2021 by


Sam Gruber has finished up his walking tours for the season, but he and Jay Lurie have made another Arts & Crafts Society of Central New York video, this one about three charming houses on Oak Street…Enjoy!

Video About Restored Ward Wellington Ward-Designed Morgan Dunne House

September 21, 2021 by


Morgan Dunne House Join us for this look at the restored Morgan Dunne House on Allen Street in Syracuse. The house, designed by Ward Wellington Ward in 1914 was recently beautifully restored by ACSCNY member Norman Roth and University Hill Realty.

ACSCNY Video About Concord Place

September 21, 2021 by


Concord Place Arts & Crafts After coming on some of our walking tours, filmmaker Jay Lurie has begun to make some videos about CNY architecture. Here are Jay and Sam Gruber on Concord Place after the recent Allen Street tour. They also spoke and filmed in a few other neighborhood locations – so stay tuned. […]

Sedgwick Walking Tour July 25, 4-6 pm

July 18, 2021 by


In Central New York? Come join us for our next walking tour on Sunday, July 25, from 4-6 p.m in Syracuse’s poshest neighborhood – Sedgwick. We’ll be walking several blocks of Brattle Road and Sedgwick Drive and talking about the tastes in architect-designed homes in the 1920s. We’ll be looking at early 20th-century houses designed […]

Walking Tours Are Back!

June 24, 2021 by


Arts & Crafts Architecture Neighborhood Walking Tour:  Strathmore Drive and Robineau Road Join The Arts & Crafts Society of CNY and architectural historian Sam Gruber on a walking tour of the Arts & Crafts Movement houses of the Strathmore neighborhood and especially Robineau Road. We’ll look at more than a dozen Arts & Crafts period […]

Watch Sam Gruber Illustrated Lecture About Ward Wellington Ward Houses

April 11, 2021 by


Watch ACSCNY president and architectural historian talk about the Syracuse houses designed by Ward Wellington Ward. In this richly illustrated presentation Dr. Gruber provides a pandemic overview of the WWW city properties in what he has been calling this past year “(WW) Warding off the virus.” Sam has been posting regularly about Ward houses on […]

2016 Annual Membership Meeting at Historic Hotel Syracuse, Syracuse, NY

August 30, 2016 by


The 2016 Annual Meeting and Luncheon of the ACSCNY will be held on SUNDAY, October 9, 2016 from noon to 3:30 pm in the Empire Room, top floor of the Marriott Syracuse Downtown (formerly the Hotel Syracuse) on 100 East Onondaga Street, Syracuse, NY. Dennis Connors, Curator of History at the Onondaga Historical Association will […]

Ward Wellington Ward in Rochester, New York

April 21, 2016 by


On Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 1:00pm Arlene Wright Vanderlinde, ASID, CID will give a presentation on “Ward Wellington Ward in Rochester, New York” at the Onondaga Historical Association, Gambrinus Gallery, 2nd Floor, 321 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY  13202. The event is free and open to the public. Ward Wellington Ward (1875-1932) was the quintessential […]

Ten Things You Should Know About Architect Ward Wellington Ward

October 16, 2014 by


Ward Wellington Ward (1875-1932) was an American architect who designed and built both residential and commercial buildings in upstate New York. Ward drew upon many influences, and his residences are considered excellent examples of American Arts and Crafts architecture. Two things you should know about the architect are: Twenty-six of Ward’s houses are registered in […]

Ward Wellington Ward Presentation at Fayetteville Free Library, November 5, 2014

September 23, 2014 by


Bill Bowen will speak on the Syracuse architect Ward Wellington Ward (1875-1932) on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 7:00pm, at the Fayetteville Free Library, Fayetteville, NY. The illustrated presentation is free and open to the public. Ward Wellington Ward’s architectural career is best remembered for its illustration of the principals of the Arts and Crafts movement. […]