Event Design Talks (formerly Luncheon Speaker Series)

February 19, 2019 - 11:30am

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Austin Central Library
710 W Cesar Chavez St
78701 Austin , TX


Join us for the first-ever 'Design Talks' at the Austin Central Library featuring guest speaker Phoebe Lickwar! Design Talks comprises five luncheons each year. In 2019, these will take place at the new Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St., from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Lunch will be served. RVSP now for early-bird pricing; purchase all 5 luncheons in advance to save!

Phoebe Lickwar is an associate professor at the UT School of Architecture, as well as a founding principal of FORGE Landscape Architecture, a research and design practice dedicated to catalyzing positive sociocultural and ecological change through exhibition and built work. She has more than 15 year of experience in the design and construction of culturally significant gardens and landscapes including the National Wold War I Memorial at Pershing Park in Washington, D.C. and the National September 11 Memorial in New York City.

Design Talks offer 1 LU of continuing education credit for registered attendees (sign-in required).

Advance tickets are:

  • $30 Early-bird pricing for Architect and Allied Members ($140 for the full 5-luncheon series)

  • $15 Early-bird pricing for Associate Members and students ($70 for the full 5-luncheon series)

  • $40 for non-members

Prices at the door will be:

  • $40 for Architect and Allied Members

  • $20 for Associate Members and students

Thank you to our 2019 Design Talks Sponsors!

Acme Brick
Innova Tile
Jordan & Skala Engineers
Rogers-O'Brien Construction