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Continuing Education | Events | Tours | THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY

in the United States, the Raymond Loewy Foundation Prize in Germany, and the Mainichi Design Prize in Japan. Sponsored by DC CADD 111028 LUHs 1

11:00 AM–5:30 PM EXPO Open, Lunch with Exhibitors Reserve an easy-to-eat box lunch (only $5 through early registration) and sit a short spell in the Expo. Before or after lunch, make your way around the hall to see what’s new and who’s new. Prize drawings are at 5:15 p.m.; you must be present to win. Lunch Sponsored by Hanson Brick

11:45 AM–1:30 PM AIA Fellows’ Luncheon Celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of Texas architects who have been elevated to AIA Fellowship. Fellows and their guests are invited to this annual gathering where the Class of 2011 will be introduced. (Location to be announced.) Sponsored by Hossley Lighting

1:15 PM–3:15 PM Tour E: Backstage Pass–Winspear and Wyly Performance Venues Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to get an intimate backstage tour of two of Dallas’ most prominent works of architecture. The Foster + Partners designed Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House is home to The Dallas Opera, Texas Ballet Theater, touring Broadway productions, and other performances. In a radically reconsidered approach to the traditional opera experience, the new opera house hosts internationally renowned performances of excellence and innovation. The REX/OMA designed Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre is an unprecedented stacked design that transforms the building into a “theater machine” and extends the technologies of the fly tower and stage into the auditorium, opening the performance chamber to its urban surroundings. (limited to 40; fee includes transportation) Backstage Pass (scan for video) 111029 LUHs 1.5

Tour F: On Campus at SMU–Past, Present and Future The tradition and history of Southern Methodist University, which opened for classes in 1915, is evidenced by its ten buildings listed on the National Historic Register. An important aspect of the school’s embrace of preservation lies in the


72nd Annual Convention | Design Products & Ideas Expo

Texas Architects' Convention: 2011 Registration Guide  

72nd Annual Convention andDesign Products & Ideas Expo27-29 October 2011Dallas Convention Center With stirring keynote speakers, invigorati...