UDA @ 50
Founded in 1964 by David Lewis, FAIA and Ray Gindroz, FAIA, this year marks the 50th anniversary of Urban Design Associates. To mark this milestone, UDA has put together a pop-up exhibit of the firm’s work, which will be on display at the Carnegie Museum of Art’s Grand Staircase Mezzanine from October 28 through November 6. The exhibit is entitled “UDA @ 50 – Democracy in Action” and is co-sponsored by Heinz Architectural Center and the CMOA. “For 50 years UDA has practiced urban design and architecture based on ‘democracy in action,’” writes Lewis. “From our beginning we have enfranchised citizens in the evolution of their neighborhoods, towns and cities, and in this exhibition we celebrate the many partnerships we...
COTE Intensive I
Oct 30, 2014 4:30 pm
Our first COTE Intensive is entitled “The Business Case for High Performance Design.”Presenters Dr. Robert Sroufe, Duquesne University, and Michael Carnahan, Scalo Solar, will discuss financial decision-making for sustainable design strategies in projects. Concepts will be presented and bolstered by real case studies. The session will take place on Thursday, October 30, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Carnegie Mellon University 322 West Entry Addition Tepper Hall and will include a light supper. Earn 4 LUs/HSW per session, or a total of 12 LUs/HSW! COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course, organized by the AIA Pittsburgh COTE, will take an extended look into financing strategies that allow sustainability and high performance design features to be evaluated and incorporated into projects. The delivery cycle of design, construction and operation will be explored...
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