Merkin Concert Hall / Kaufman Center
129 West 67th Street
New York, NY 10023
The Goodman House was designed by modernist architect Ashok Bhavnani and opened in 1978 as the home of the Kaufman Center, an arts center that includes the 443-seat Merkin Concert Hall, the Lucy Moses School (a community arts school) and PS 859, a public elementary and junior high school with a strong arts component. In late 2007, the building underwent a signifcant renovation designed by Robert A.M. Stern.