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Thu 06.15.2017

Oculus Book Talk: Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives

AIA CES: 1.5 LU | 1.5 HSW

When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM THURSDAY, JUNE 15

Where: At The Center   

Rescheduled from 6/12/2017

Sarah Williams Goldhagen's new book, Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives, explores how the world around us influences our day to day existence without our realizing. Drawing on recent research in cognitive neuroscience and psychology, Goldhagen describes the effects that cities, landscapes, streetscapes, and buildings can have on our physical health and social lives. Welcome to Your World looks at how future population will necessitate increased building, and at how we can make decisions now to allow for healthy environments.

Speaker:
Sarah Williams Goldhagen, Contributing Editor, Architectural Record and Art in America

Moderator:
Faith Rose, Principal, O'Neill Rose Architects

Organized by: AIANY Oculus Committee

Price: Free for AIA members and students with a valid student ID, $10 for general public

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About Oculus Book Talks:
 
Each month, the AIANY Oculus Committee presents a Book Talk at the Center for Architecture. Each Oculus Book Talk highlights a recent publication on architecture, design, or the built environment — presented by the author. The Book Talks are a forum for dialogue and discussion, and copies of the publications are available for sale and signing.

 Upcoming Book Talks
From Mall to Prison: El Helicoide’s Downward Spiral
Thursday, July 13, 2017 5:30-8pm

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