NewSchool Lecture Series welcomes Rick Joy Architects from Arizona.
Lecture Topic: Taking the Time
The lecture will explore notions of place seeking, place reading and place making through descriptions of Rick’s Core Values and examples of the works of Rick Joy Architects.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 @6.30pm Lecture, Reception to follow
NewSchool of Architecture & Design
705 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
Rick Joy, FAIA, Int. FRIBA, is Principal of Rick Joy Architects, a 31 person architecture and planning firm established in 1993 in Tucson, Arizona. From the beginning, each of RJA’s works has been exhibited and published extensively and have won numerous awards. Joy received the 2002 American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Architecture and in 2004 won the prestigious National Design Award from the Smithsonian Institute/Cooper-Hewitt Museum. He periodically serves as a visiting professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Rice, U of A and M.I.T. and he lectures extensively on the firm’s work throughout the world.
RJA has realized architectural works throughout North America with extensive experience with lifestyle based projects from numerous single family residences to an ultra-lux resort and large scale master-plans. The office has several active residential commissions in San Francisco, New York City, Turks and Caicos, Malibu, Long Island. RJA is currently completing the prestigious commission of the new Train Station and Campus Gateway Buildings to Princeton University, a luxury resort hotel with private compounds in Mexico, an apartment building in Mexico City and a new luxury boutique hotel in Austin Texas.