Catherine will be participating in a panel during the REAL Cities: A Symposium on Brazilian Urbanism, “a trans-cultural design platform for architects, urbanists, artists, designers and concerned citizens to discuss issues relevant to 21st century cities” taking place this weekend October 28-30.
Learning From Informal Cities and REAL HOUSING
Getting to REAL: Social design and global cities (2:00-5:00 pm)
A platform on livable urbanism and new models for involving inhabitants in the design of cities.
Platform presenters: Marcelo Aflalo, architect, designer, Univers Design; Catherine Baker, AIA, Principal, Landon Bone Baker Architects; Simone Buechler, Ph.D., Latin American and Latino Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago; Andres L. Hernandez, Assistant Professor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Kristine Stiphany, Fellow, Sustainable Cities Doctoral Initiative, University of Texas at Austin; Hennie Reynders, architect; Associate Professor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago; and Walter D. Street III, AIA/NOMA, Senior Architect, Johnson & Lee, Ltd.; AIA Chicago Chapter President; moderated by Drea Howenstein, Associate Professor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
South Side Community Art Center
3831 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60653
For the full schedule of events and to purchase tickets, visit the Partners of the Americas Illinois-São Paulo Chapter website.