Workshops: French Architecture in NYC — Intermediate B1 & higher

Location: In Person at FIAF Manhattan
Type: Workshops
Level: Intermediate B1, Advanced B2, Expert C1 C2
Nov 8, 10 • Dec 6

Mondays, 2–4pm
+ Wednesday, Nov 10
Led by Svetlana Pézier
$69 per workshop

Both a sightseeing licensed tour guide of NYC and teacher at FIAF, your guide will show you your own city via a new angle.

If you’re into French art, culture, architecture, and want to learn new vocabulary while exploring your own city, this workshop is for you!

Workshops will be conducted outside, weather permitting.

B1 Intermediate: Dec 6
B2 Advanced & up: Nov 8 and Wed, Nov 10

 

  • Around 5th Ave : The Hidden French Architecture in Midtown, Manhattan

    Advanced B2 & up: November 8

    Beaux-Arts, Art Déco, Functionalism, Gothic Revival… can you identify these architectural styles ? Visiting the Library of France at Rockefeller Center, the origins of The Little Prince, the new 53W53rd tour, and the Cartier boutique, we will learn all about the French influences around us. We will explore the various architectural styles of major NYC landmarks, but we’ll also discover some hidden gems!

    Note: this tour is different from “Around 42nd Street: The Hidden French Architecture in Midtown, Manhattan”.

  • Around 42nd Street : The Hidden French Architecture in Midtown, Manhattan

    Intermediate B1: December 6
    Advanced B2 & up: November 10

    Art Nouveau versus Art Déco, Functionalism, Classical Revival… can you identify these architectural styles? Visiting the Bryant Park Studios, the Chrysler Building, and the UN, we will learn all about the French influences around us. We will explore the various architectural styles of major NYC landmarks, but also discover some hidden gems. 

    Note: this tour is different from “Around 5th Avenue: Hidden French Architecture in Midtown, Manhattan”. 

This class is HyFlex
Hyflex gives you the flexibility to learn in person or online. In-person students can switch to attending class online at any time by requesting virtual access from their teacher. Watch the video.

Manhattan Safety Measures
Masks are required for everyone over the age of two. Students ages 18 and older attending classes in person at FIAF Manhattan are required to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination on the first day of class. Vaccination requirement is only met when the vaccine shot (both shots for a two-dose vaccine) has been administered at least 14 days before the first class.