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“Architecture is a Collective Act” – Lecture by Tatiana Bilbao + cityLAB Block Party

April 22 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

UCLA cityLAB and Architecture and Urban Design (AUD) present: Tatiana Bilbao.

Exhibitions, music, tacos & drinks, AND limited-edition swag.

RSVP: rsvp@aud.ucla.edu

Tatiana Bilbao began her eponymous studio in 2004 with the aim of integrating social values, collaboration and sensitive designapproaches to architectural work. The work of the office intersects with research allowing to design for diverse circumstances and inreconstruction or crisis scenarios. Prior to founding her firm, Bilbao was an Advisor in the Ministry of Development and Housing of the Government of the Federal District of Mexico City, during this period she was part of the General Development Directorate of the Advisory Council for Urban Development in the City.

Bilbao holds a recurring teaching position at Yale University School of Architecture and has taught at Harvard University GSD, AA Association in London, Columbia University GSAPP, Rice University, University of Andrés Bello in Chile, and Peter Behrens School of Arts at HS Dusseldorf in Germany. Her work has been published in The New York Times, A + U, Domus, among others.

Also, Bilbao has been recognized with the Kunstpreis Berlin in 2012, was named in 2010 as an Emerging Voice by the Architecture League of New York, the Global Award for Sustainable Architecture Prize by the LOCUS Foundation in 2014, as well as the Impact Award 2017 Honorees for Architzier A + Awards, the Marcus Prize Award 2019, Tau Sigma Delta Gold Medal of 2020, the Honorary Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) in 2021, the Richard Neutra Award in 2022, the AW Architect of the Year 2022, and most recently the Miller Prize in 2023.


April 22
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


UCLA Architecture and Urban Design
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UCLA Perloff Hall, DeCafe
365 Portola Plaza, Room 1302
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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