Lecture by Claire Weisz (WXY)

The second event of the Fall 2022 Laurentian Architecture Lecture Series is scheduled for Wednesday Nov.2 (exceptionally NOT on Thursday) at 5:30 pm in the Lecture Hall. The guest lecturer will be Claire Weisz, from WXY (New York, NY). This lecture is presented by the Ontario Association of Architects and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, and is free and open to all.

Claire Weisz FAIA is a founding partner of WXY, whose work as an architect and urbanist focuses on innovative approaches to public space, structures, and cities. Claire was awarded the Medal of Honor from AIANY in 2018 and was honored with the Women in Architecture Award by Architectural Record in 2019. Her firm, WXY, is globally recognized for its place-based approach to architecture, urban design, and planning, and has played a vital role in design thinking around resiliency. Among its award-winning projects are the SeaGlass Carousel and the Spring Street Garage / Salt Shed. In 2019 Fast Company named WXY one of the World’s Most Innovative Architecture Firms.

Please note that this lecture qualifies for two (2) Ontario Association of Architects Continuing Education Structured Learning Hours.

See you there!