Billie Faircloth: Portman Studio Critic Exhibition Opening Reception

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    • Wednesday March 7, 2018 - Thursday March 8, 2018
      5:00 pm - 6:59 pm
  • Location: College of Design, Cohen Gallery
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Carmen Wagster
Georgia Institute of Technology | College of Design
School of Architecture
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Summary Sentence: The Opening Reception for Billie Faircloth's Portman Studio Critic exhibition will follow Billie Faircloth's lecture "Crafting Impact"

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Following Billie Faircloth's lecture "Crafting Impact" in the Reinsch-Pierce Family Auditorium will be the opening reception for Faircloth's exhibition in the Cohen Gallery.

About Billie Faircloth

Billie Faircloth has been Partner and Research Director at KieranTimberlake since 2008. She participates in the development of technology to inform high-performance design, including Wireless Sensor NetworksPredictive Temperature Modeling tools, and Tally™, an application for Revit that provides accurate life-cycle data and reporting tools to designers. She is leading the development of Ideal Choice Homes, an affordable, quick-to-build housing solution for India. 

Billie lectures at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Design and Harvard Graduate School of Design, and is a Visiting Professor at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. 

Her articles have been published by the Journal of Architectural EducationPrinceton Architectural PressRoyal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, and ACADIA. Her book Plastics Now: On Architecture's Relationship to a Continuously Emerging Material was published by Routledge in Spring 2015. She lectures internationally to academic and industry audiences, including the Australian Institute of Architects, University of Nottingham, University of Washington, Harvard University, and the University of Texas at Austin.

About the Portman Prize

The Portman Prize and Portman Visiting Critic Program has been generously supported since 2000 by the Atlanta firm of John Portman & Associates, Inc. Portman is an internationally recognized architectural and engineering firm with offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Shanghai, China.

Established in 1953, Portman has over 50 years of expertise in designing hotels, universities, offices, trade marts, and mixed-use urban complexes around the world. Vision, creativity, and an entrepreneurial spirit are the fundamentals of their human-centered design philosophy. Georgia Tech is proud to be a partner with Portman in advancing these values through the Portman Prize.

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In Campus Calendar

College of Design, School of Architecture

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students
Arts and Performance
Billie Faircloth, KieranTimberlake, Architecture, opening exhibition
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