(Austin, Texas) — AIA Austin’s second Design Talks event of 2020 will feature acclaimed architect, author, and public speaker, Lance Hosey, FAIA, principal, design director, and co-director of sustainable design at Gensler. The talk will be hosted as a Zoom event due to safety requirements related to COVID-19. Hosey will discuss “Redesigning Design”—the idea that design is key to adapting to new challenges society and industry are presented with in this threshold moment. Hosey holds two degrees in architecture, from Columbia and Yale, and has authored two books as well as published hundreds of essays on design for publications like The New York Times, the Washington Post, and many more. Winning multiple awards for his work, Hosey became one of 30 people worldwide to be named a Fellow with both the AIA and the US Green Building Council in 2015.
This program is open to the public; tickets are $15 for AIA Members and Allied members, $20 for nonmembers and $10 for AIA Associate Members and students. Visit AIA Austin’s website for more information and to purchase tickets.