Allison Anderson, FAIA - Lunchtime Lecture

Research, Design, and Adaptation to Climate Hazards


Allison Anderson, FAIA focuses on projects with a strong community design component and is dedicated to creating sustainable places through the preservation and enhancement of existing structures, communities, and habitats. Repairing the connection between nature and the built environment demands a practice that explores the broadest definition of sustainability. Her practice, unabridged Architecture, is dedicated to civic and sustainable design within fragile coastal environments.

Join Women in Architecture for a design discussion that will explore how she uses her experience with previous projects to incorporate the use of sustainable design, applied knowledge of impact-resistant and blast-resistant construction, familiarity with a variety of sites including coastal hazard conditions, and a long-standing tradition of design excellence. She also will speak about how her research informs design and how she uses that research into adaptation to climate hazards.

Lunch will be provided from Gracious BakerySeating is limited. RSVP is required. 

1.5 HSW




Venue:   AIA New Orleans Center for Design

Venue Phone: (504) 525-8320

Address: 1000 St. Charles Ave.New OrleansLouisiana70130United States


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