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Texas Tech University
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Lubbock, Texas 79409
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Email: architecture@ttu.edu

DISTANCE College of Architecture Lectures + Events
03.23.2018 | 4:00pm | CoA Gallery

Join the College of Architecture Spring 2018 Lecture Series, DISTANCE, FRIDAY, March 23rd, at the College of Architecture Gallery, Time: 4:00PM for the Lecture of SHARON JOHNSTON.

Image: Menil Drawing Institute, Houston, Texas. Courtesy of Johnston Marklee / Nephew

Sharon Johnston, FAIA, is a founder and partner of Johnston Marklee + Professor in Practice at Harvard Graduate School of Design. Together with her partner Mark Lee they found Johnston Marklee in 1998 where they employ their wide-ranging knowledge of diverse architectural practices to direct distinguished collaborative teams tailored to each specific project. Sharon's collaborations with artists, fabricators, and consulting engineers help customize and integrate formal, material, and component- building systems into distinctive architectural solutions. Current projects include the renovation of the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the new UCLA Graduate Art Studios campus in Culver City, California; and the Menil Drawing Institute in Houston.

Sharon has lectured and taught widely, including teaching appointments at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Princeton University, the University of California, Los Angeles, and has held the Cullinan Chair at Rice University and the Frank Gehry International Chair at the University of Toronto.

Sharon is a graduate of Stanford University with a B.A. in History & Art History and received her Master of Architecture Degree from Harvard Graduate School of Design.


Friday, March 23rd
Time: 4:00pm
Architecture Building, Gallery Room 101a

Students, faculty, staff and guests are encouraged to attend the lecture. See you all Friday!