Design Forum Focuses on Façade Innovation

Jovanovic Residence, LOHA. Photo by  Michael Weschler
Jovanovic Residence, LOHA. Photo by Michael Weschler

Recently, Inform Magazine had the opportunity to interview speakers from the Virginia Design Forum X about their work and their philosophies. The bi-annual event organized by the Virginia Committee on Design will take place on March 16-17, 2012, at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

Keynote speaker, Kim Herforth Nielsen, MAA, RIBA, of 3XN in Copenhagen discusses how architecture shapes behavior.

Panelist Lorcan O’Herlihy, FAIA, of Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, in Los Angeles, talks about ROI on high-design façades. Marc Simmons, of Front Inc., in New York City chats about client values and Lisa Iwamoto of IwamotoScott Architecture, in San Francisco discusses innovations in envelope systems.

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