School of Architecture Lecture Series: Claire Weisz, 2017 Portman Critic

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Tia Jewell
Communications & Events
School of Architecture
College of Design
Georgia Institute of Technology 


Summary Sentence: An Urban Experiment – WXY Recent Work by Claire Weisz FAIA, founding principal of WXY architecture + urban design.

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Please join us for the 2017 Spring Lecture Series as Portman Studio Critic Claire Weisz presents, An Urban Experiment - WXY Recent Work.

Claire Weisz is an architect, an urbanist, and a founding principal of WXY. With her partners Mark Yoes, Layng Pew, and Adam Lubinsky, Claire focuses on innovative approaches to public space, structures, and cities. 

WXY’s architecture and planning work for cities and communities is centered around the art of re-imagining infrastructure. The studios’ award winning work has been published broadly and has been recognized for its architectural approach to the infrastructure of place. In addition to design awards from the AIA, ASLA and APA, WXY was also awarded with the Emerging Voices and Architectural League Prize from The Architectural League of New York.

Claire Weisz co-founded The Design Trust for Public Space. She is a faculty member at the New York University Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and a visiting critic of Urban Design at the Cornell University College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. She received her professional degree from the University of Toronto with honors and a Master of Architecture from Yale University.


Friday, January 27, 2017

2:00 - 4:00pm 

Reinsch-Pierce Family Auditorium

Architecture East

College of Design

245 4th Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30332

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