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02.24.10 | W. M. Keck Lecture Hall - 7pm
Monica Ponce de Leon: Approximations

Wednesday, February 24, 7pm
W.M. Keck Lecture Hall

SCI-Arc guest lecturer Monica Ponce de Leon Monica Ponce de Leon
Principal, Office dA, Boston/New York/Ann Arbor
Dean, Taubman College, University of Michigan

Office dA is best known in Los Angeles for its leading green design of the ARCO sustainable gas station at the south east corner of Olympic and Robertson Boulevards.

Ponce de Leon is currently the Dean of Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and was previously Professor and Director of the digital lab at Harvard Graduate School of Design. Her firm has received 12 progressive architecture awards, an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards, among many others.

ARCO Station at the corner of Olympic & Robertson Blvd.
Photo credit: Eric Staundenmaier Photography