Hear Founding Partner of wHY Architect & Design Firm Speak This Sunday

Over the course of the last couple of months, the Culver City Cultural Affairs Foundation has presented a series of 'architectureTALKS' -- that have shined the spotlight on some of the internationally renowned architects based in Culver City. 

Next up is a talk this Sunday from 2 to 4 pm with Kulapat Yantrasast, founding partner and creative director of wHY, "one of Los Angeles’ most in‐demand architecture and design firms," located in Culver City. The firm is responsible for Pomona College’s new Studio Art Hall (see image above), the Samurai exhibition at LACMA, and Project 120 in Chicago as well as other local, national and international projects. The image below is from a Venice Beach House the firm designed in 2012.

The venue of the talk is wHY headquarters, at 9520 Jefferson Blvd. (between Duquesne and Hetzler Rd.) Tickets are $35. And all proceeds from ticket sales will benefit technical enhancements (lighting, sound, and projection equipment) for the Veterans Memorial Auditorium, with the intent of increasing public performances and film screenings at that venue.

Yantrasast will talk to Aujero Small, architectural writer and Culver City Cultural Affairs Commissioner, about “how wHY enriches projects through design conversations” and “establishes new ideas through four workshops – buildings, grounds, objects and ideas; measuring success through impact on the environment; adaptability; and usability rather than a specific style or image.”

Views: 117

Comment

You need to be a member of Culver City Times to add comments!

Join Culver City Times

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Lucy Pollak posted an event
Thumbnail

What Happened When from Echo Theater Company at Atwater Village Theatre

July 25, 2018 at 8pm to August 23, 2018 at 8pm
12 hours ago
Lucy Blake-Elahi promoted Lucy Pollak's event Mutt House
yesterday
Children's Book World's event was featured
Thumbnail

Author Talk and Book Signing with Diane Guerrero at Children's Book World

July 22, 2018 from 4pm to 4:30pm
yesterday
Culver City Times promoted Marla Wolkowitz's photo
yesterday
John Conklin is now a member of Culver City Times
Friday
Vanessa Alexander promoted Sharon Benson's event SOUL DOGS @ Canoga Park Third Thursday ARTWALK - August 16 - 7-9 PM
Thursday
Vanessa Alexander is attending Culver City Julian Dixon Library's event

Canvas Painting at Culver City Julian Dixon Library

August 4, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm
Thursday
Vanessa Alexander shared Culver City Julian Dixon Library's event on Facebook
Thursday

Play "Where Am I in Culver City?"

Not a member? Sign up here to leave your answer.

Good luck!

To see the answer, click here.

© 2018   Created by Culver City Times.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service