2100: A Dystopian Utopia – The City After Climate Change
M 20 February | 6:30pm | Kresge Theatre (map)
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture
VANESSA KEITH is a registered architect and the Principal of Studioteka, an award-winning design firm she founded in 2003. Studioteka approaches design through a multidisciplinary lens that spans the boundaries between architecture, economic and social development, and urban and environmental concerns. She is especially interested in innovative sustainable design and the issues faced by tropical countries as they adapt to climate change, and in envisioning design-oriented technical and engineering solutions to environmental problems. Her work has appeared in notable international design publications such as Frame, Hinge, Surface Asia, Design Bureau Urban Omnibus, and Mark Magazine. She has taught architecture, urban and interior design, and economic development at such notable institutions as Columbia University and Pratt Institute, among others.