District Architecture Center --Where architecture meets the City.
(PRWEB) January 03, 2012
Twenty-five talks are scheduled on the first and third Thursdays each month from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. at District Architecture Center, 421 7th Street, NW. Washington, DC 20004. Gallery Place Metro. Open to the public. Brown-bag lunch. Register by email: bjudy(at)wafonline(dot)org or call 202.347.9403.
The 25 Architects series will educate the public about design in an urban or suburban context. Award-winning members of the Washington Chapter of the American Institute of Architects show effective strategies for home design and remodeling projects. Interactive sessions include time for questions and answers.
The 25 Architects series is presented by the Washington Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and the Washington Architectural Foundation.
January 19 “How to Work with an Architect” by Bill Kirwan, AIA, Muse Architects
February 2 “Historic on the Outside, Modern on the Inside” by Janet Bloomberg, AIA, KUBE
February 16 “Greening Your Home” by Jon Penndorf, AIA, Perkins+ Will Architects
March 8 Classical Architecture with by Stephen Vanze, AIA, Barnes Vanze Architects
March 22 “Zero Energy House” by Marcie Meditch, AIA, Meditch Murphey Architects
Future sessions will explore small space living, kitchen and bathroom renovations, creating a home office, reconfiguring your condo.
The District Architecture Center is home to the Washington Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and the Washington Architectural Foundation, two organizations that advocate for architecture and the built environment, educate both professional architects and the public, and inspire design excellence through workshops, tours, exhibits, lectures, and special events.