Come and share your holiday spirit with us. join us for our annual Women in Architecture Vancouver Winter Social and enjoy the live music, funny photo booth, drinks, and snacks.
We will also be designing and creating Christmas ornaments. The most creative decoration will be awarded a bottle of wine (materials to be provided).
Where: Symmetry Lighting, 1955 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, B..C Map
When: December 14th
Cost: $5 donation at the door
Thank you, Symmetry Lighting, for hosting us!
Join us on November 24th at Inform Interiors for an evening in conversation with Patricia Patkau.
Ms. Patkau is an architect and an educator who together with John Patkau founded a celebrated Canadian architecture practice Patkau Architects. She is a Fellow of the Royal Architecture Institute of Canada, an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects and the Royal Institute of British Architects, a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Art, and a Member of the Order of Canada. Patkau Architects’ excellence has been recognized with 15 Governor General’s Awards in Architecture.
Their work is present throughout Canada, with significant projects abroad; in British Columbia their recent larger projects include Beatty Biodiversity Museum (UBC), Whistler Audain Museum(Vancouver), and Polygon Gallery(North Vancouver), a new home for Presentation House Gallery (under construction).
Ms. Patkau’s presentation will kick off an evening of conversation. Jennifer Marshall of Urban Arts Architecture will lead the discussion where audience is encouraged to talk to Ms Patkau about her work and her professional path and other such relevant questions.
5:00 -6:00 Social
6:00 - 6:45 Introduction & presentation
6:45 - 7:30 Moderated discussion
7:30 - 8:00 Social
We strongly encourage the attendees to visit Whistler Audain Museum and Beatty Biodiversity Museum to generate discussion questions. We will post articles on Patkau Architects’ work ahead of the event on our social media. Follow us to learn more and to engage!
Thursday, 24 November 2016 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST Add to Calendar
Inform Interiors, 50 Water Street, Vancouver, B.C. View Map
Suggested donation of $5 at the door.
If the event is full at the time of your registration, you can join the wait-list.
We ask the attendees that you arrive prior to 5:45pm as we will give away spots at that point.