Wednesday, November 4, 3:30 pm, Room 1 Alumni Hall
Carlos Jimenez, AIA, Professor, Rice University School of Architecture, Principal, Carlos Jimenez Studio
(cosponsored by Dayton AIA)
"Some Recent Works, Among Other Things"
Architect Jimenez's talk will provide an introduction via reflections on Houston, architecture and the city illustrated with some of his earlier works and then focus on 5 recent works built in Houston, Marfa Texas, and Western Pennsylvania.
Jimenez trained as an architect at the University of Houston College of Architecture and established Carlos Jimenez Studio in 1983. He is a tenured Professor at the Rice University School of Architecture and has taught at over a dozen institutions around the world. He is a frequent lecturer, critic, and jury member at national and international architecture events and has been a jury member of the Pritzker Architecture Prize since 2001.
Jimenez has received awards for excellence in design from Architectural Record, the American Institute of Architects, the Chicago Athenaeum, Architecture, Progressive Architecture and the Architectural League of New York, among others. His work has been published in numerous architectural journals, dedicated monographs, and authored books.