Event 2015 Luncheon Speaker Series

September 15, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Location

Green Pastures
811 W. Live Oak
78704 Austin , TX

Join us for our fourth talk in our 2015 Luncheon Speaker Series at Green Pastures on September 15th.

Capital Studios - the first affordable housing in downtown Austin in almost a half-century
September's Speakers will be Sunshine Mathon, Design + Development Director for local nonprofit Foundation Communities, and Scott Ginder, AIA, principal at Forge Craft Architecture + Design. 

Capital Studios is a new 135-unit multifamily property with efficiency apartments serving extremely low-income individuals. This presentation will highlight the design challenges and opportunities in developing, such as the downtown location. With a deep design focus on green building, Sunshine and Scott will also highlight design choices related to high water and energy-efficiencient design.

Foundation Communities provides affordable housing and support for families and individuals in Austin, and served as the owner, developer, and property manager for Capital Studios, a vibrant, modern, affordable housing community in Downtown Austin.  Capital Studios was designed by Dick Clark + Associates with Scott Ginder as Project Architect.

1 LU/HSW

Members - $30
Non-Members - $40

At the Door - $40


 

Please mark your calendar for our final event in the series, our Annual Meeting: October 20th

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