Architect Spotlight - Larry Speck
Larry Speck is well known equally for his diverse portfolio of award-winning architecture and his distinguished career as an inspiring educator at UT Austin. As a prolific author and influential critic, Larry also has contributed significantly to the development of ideas that have broadened the general public’s understanding of the impact that buildings have on their communities and the way they live, work and play. Come hear one of Texas' best architects talk about the importance of great architecture in contemporary American culture while being within a building he recently completed.
Professor Speck's Bio
Larry Speck is the principal of Austin-based architecture and engineering firm, Page, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, and holds the W. L. Moody Centennial Professorship in Architecture. He is a past president of the Texas Society of Architecture. He was dean of the School of Architecture at the University of Texas at Austin from 1992-2001 and served as Founding Director of the Center of American Architecture and Design from 1982-1990. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as an undergraduate receiving two degrees, one in Art and Design from the School of Architecture and one in Management from the Sloan School of Management. He also received his Master of Architecture from M.I.T.
Date: August 30, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Location: UT Dallas Center for Brain Health, 2200 West Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75235
Cost: FREE. RSVP below.
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