April 04, 2014
Please join us for our next lecture:
Friday, April 4th
5:30 pm in the Exhibition Space
Alex Krieger, FAIA has combined a career of teaching and practice, dedicating himself to improving the quality of place and life in major urban areas. He has been on faculty at Harvard since 1977 and taught both a seminar and a studio based on Detroit. The core course he continues to teach for undergraduates is often the highest enrolled course at Harvard. He was founding principal of Chan Krieger Sieniewicz, a planning and architecture firm based in Cambridge (MA), and he is currently Principal at NBBJ. His recent work includes urban design and planning projects in Boston, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Minneapolis, Pittsburgh, Washington D.C., among others. Mr. Krieger has served as Director of the NEA's Mayor's Institute in City Design, and Founder and Co-Director of the Large City Planners Institute and in 2012 was appointed by President Obama to the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts.