RDA Civic Forum 2019: "Obsolescence"
Rice Design Alliance’s Civic Forum 2019, "Obsolescence," took on the urgent topic of urban obsolescence and the importance of maintaining, preserving, and reusing the historic fabric of our cities. Daniel M. Abramson, professor of Architectural History and director of Architectural Studies, Boston University, and author of Obsolescence: An Architectural History, moderated the panel, which included: Dwayne Jones, executive director, Galveston Historical Foundation; Joe Meppelink, principal partner and co-founder, METALAB; and Beth Wiedower Jackson, executive director, Astrodome Conservancy.
This lecture is available for one AIA/CES Learning Unit. Watch the lecture, download the pdf, and submit for credit.