Erla Dögg Ingjaldsdóttir & tryggvi thorsteinsson
MINARC (Santa Monica)

Change is Good
M 08 September 2014 | 6:30pm | Kresge Theater
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture

MINARC is an award winning Santa Monica based design studio that specializes in modern, innovative, and sustainable design. Principals Erla Dögg Ingjaldsdóttir, Assoc AIA, SBID, IIDA and Tryggvi Thorsteinsson, Assoc AIA, hail from Iceland and take inspiration from the pure austere beauty of their home country. Minarc’s philosophy includes innovative design solutions, building techniques, unique use of materials, and blurring the line between indoors and outdoors through the use of abundant natural light, outdoor living spaces, and framed views of nature. Recent projects include the Ion Hotel in Selfoss Iceland.