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15 Star Starred
National Building Museum
Between 4th and 5th Streets 401 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20001
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 4 members
Review from awwoodward
Red Velvet 50 events 16 reviews

besides discussion on design, speaker added psychology of clients and evolving social and economics challenges with class privilege in LA design.

reviewed Jan 15 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Dinty Sue
30 events 7 reviews

A very good lecture by two mid-career architects building in places like Argentina, Shanghai, Italy and LA. They were informative, insightful, and very imaginative.

The only reason I didn't give this a 5 is that the lecture accompanied an...continued

reviewed Feb 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Charlene's Goldstar
7 events 2 reviews

Architect Marmol brilliantly portrayed the history and development of Modernism in LA...a perfect complement to the Overdrive exhibit at the National Building Museum.

reviewed Jan 15 2014 report as inappropriate
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Neil M. Denari

December 17, 2013

Architect Neil Denari has long-used the city of Los Angeles to explore the idea of “cultural ergonomics,” where forms “fit” our contemporary life.  

Marmol Radziner

January 15, 2014

Leo Marmol, FAIA, co-founding principal of L.A.-based Marmol Radziner, discusses the architecture studio’s non-traditional practice.  

Johnston Marklee

February 11, 2014

Sharon Johnston, AIA, and Mark Lee discuss their firm’s innovative buildings, which explore the relationship between design and building technologies.

<em>Parade</em> The Victorian Lyric Opera Company Presents <em>La Perichole</em> <em>Fickle: A Fancy French Farce</em> <em>James and the Giant Peach Jr.</em> <em>Fun Home</em> Cherry Blossom/Springtime Harbor Cruise