Adventures in Inventing a New Architectural Practice
Architecture is a creative profession, but when it comes to business practice, architects can sometimes lose their creative edge. In this session, the co-founders of Human Studio Architecture and Urban Design will critique traditional practice strategies and outline alternative technology and human factors they are testing. Participants will learn how to build an organization that supports design excellence, financial success, and high quality of life.
Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: Room 220
Learning Units (LUs): 1.5 Core
Peter Atkinson is a Principal at Human Studio Architecture and Urban Design. Prior to that he was an associate at DIALOG for 12 years – six years in Calgary, and six years in Vancouver. In his role at DIALOG, Peter led multiple large projects, including the $33M Seaspan Head Office project, and the $52M Nature’s
Bruce Haden is a Principal at Human Studio Architecture and Urban Design. Prior to that he was a Principal at DIALOG’s Vancouver Studio (Formerly Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden). Bruce was a leader for DIALOG on multiple widely recognized projects, including the globally published and awarded Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre, the LEED Platinum UBC Student Nest