COMMITTEES
URBAN DESIGN COMMITTEE
PHOTO: Platform. Abramson Teiger Architects. Detail of image by Benny Chan

The Urban Design Committee (UDC) serves as an advocacy group supporting legislative initiatives and public and private investments that improve urban design in Los Angeles. The committee has monthly information meetings and initiates workshops and programs to address a variety of current urban design issues.


COMMITTEE EVENTS
08.27.20
Thom Mayne, FAIA, On Urban Projects
Pritzker Prize recipient Thom Mayne, FAIA, speaks live via ZOOM about Morphosis’ dynamic urban design projects. This is a unique opportunity to learn from a big thinker conversant in how cities across the globe approach urban design.
09.24.20
Christopher Hawthorne On Los Angeles Residential Development
Christopher Hawthorne , Chief Design Officer for the city of Los Angeles, will discuss the future of low-rise, infill residential architecture in Los Angeles — from the point of view of policy and community engagement as well as design — and a related competition the Mayor’s Office will be launching this fall.

COMMITTEE CHAIRS
CHAIR
Tony Pleskow,
AIA
VICE CHAIR
Mario Cipresso, AIA
PAST CHAIR
Alex Anamos, AIA
STAFF LIAISON
Tibby Rothman, Hon. AIA|LA

CREDITS
PHOTO: Banner: Platform. Abramson Teiger Architects. Detail of image by Benny Chan