RENOWNED CLASSICIST EQUIPS HOME DESIGNERS
Lecture to be held in St. Augustine on techniques to improve residential designs
The Florida Society of the American Institute of Building Design (www.aibd.org) is hosting a lecture by renowned classicist, Christine G. H. Franck, regarding challenges that face home designers and techniques that will improve their drawing and skill. This course will give designers an edge to set them apart in today’s recovering market. The event will be held at the Hilton Historic Bay Front hotel in St. Augustine, Florida on April 20th. The course will include two lectures, an outdoor sketching session, and a tour of Historic St. Augustine.
“My experience from the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America has made the single biggest impact on my work as a designer. The effects were profound,” remembers David Pillsbury, Internal Vice President of AIBD www.gokeesee.com/the-studio/the-team/david-pillsbury As an ICA&CA course, this is an event residential designers will not want to miss, but the deadline to register is approaching fast. The event is open to the general public if they pre-register, and offers a special discount to students. For more information including cost and registration, please visit www.aibdfl.org.
About Christine Franck
The speaker of AIBD’s course, Christine Franck, is a sought-after designer and educator with a practice in New York City. www.christinefranck.com In 2002, Franck was honored by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wale’s Public Service Award for her outstanding contribution to the study of architecture and design. Her portfolio includes several award-winning residential designs, over 17 years of teaching experience, a position on the Board of Directors for the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America (www.classicist.org) and her title as a founding member of the International Network of Traditional Building, Architecture, and Urbanism (www.intbau.org).
The American Institute of Building Design is a nonprofit professional organization established in 1950 that strives to protect and enhance its members’ ability to practice their profession. www.aibd.org/professionals.html AIBD is a nationally recognized association with professional, associate, and student members in 48 states, throughout Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Bahamas. The organization provides building designers with educational resources and holds designers to national standards and a high code of ethics.