Lectures

MLK1101 Supportive Housing. Photo Credit: Paul Vu
October 30, 2020

Lorcan O’Herlihy

Lorcan O’Herlihy: Architecture Is a Social Act

In his lecture “Architecture Is a Social Act,” Lorcan O'Herlihy, FAIA, will emphasize architecture’s essential role as a catalyst for change.  It’s no longer about simply designing buildings as isolated objects, but instead,...

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Image © Janna Ireland
November 4, 2020

Janna Ireland

Janna Ireland was born in Philadelphia, but has chosen Los Angeles as her home. She holds an MFA from the UCLA Department of Art and a BFA from the Department of Photography and Imaging at NYU. Her work has been shown in solo exhibitions in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New Orleans, and Chicago,...

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Pioneertown House. Image © PARA Project
October 14, 2020

Jon Lott

PARA is an office for architecture in New York City and Cambridge, Massachusetts, led by principal Jon Lott. Each project is a collaborative effort between a wide range of constituents, guided by the specific needs and curiosities of diverse clientele. PARA works on projects of varying scales...

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International Sports Sciences Institute, University of Lausanne. Image © Laurian Ghinitoiu
October 7, 2020

Jeannette Kuo

Karamuk Kuo was established in 2010 by Jeannette Kuo and Ünal Karamuk who bring their international background and diverse building experiences to their design process. Foregrounding the relationship of space and program, each project is approached with the optimism that architecture is the...

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