Community Invited to Participate in Discussion of Indigenous Architecture
May 18, 2020
MOSCOW, Idaho — May 18, 2020 — Anne Marshall, professor of architecture and American Indian studies at the University of Idaho, will moderate a virtual discussion on Indigenous architecture at 9 a.m. (Pacific) on Tuesday, May 19. The roundtable is part of the Society of Architectural Historians Virtual Conference. Community members are invited to participate.
“This roundtable offers an unprecedented opportunity to hear from some of the most significant Indigenous architects in North America,” said Marshall.
Panelists include leading Indigenous architects Douglas Cardinal (Blackfoot/Metis), principal, Douglas Cardinal Architect; Daniel Glenn (Apsaalooke-Crow), principal architect, 7 Directions Architects/Planners; Brian McCormack, Nimiipuu (Nez Perce), principal, McCormack Landscape Architecture; Eladia Smoke (Anishinaabe), principal, Smoke Architecture Inc.; and Patrick Stewart (Nisga’a), principal, Patrick R. Stewart Architect.
The roundtable, “Redevelopment and Reconciliation: Urban Planning and Northwest Indigenous Architecture,” will explore the concept of “decolonization” by examining past histories and current realities regarding design and Indigenous peoples while imagining a more sustainable future.
Registration is required. Learn more and register online.
Architecture/American Indian Studies
College of Art and Architecture
About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, nine research and Extension centers, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to nearly 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky and Western Athletic conferences. Learn more at uidaho.edu