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Suburbia in America: The Architecture of Urban Design by Dr. Ellen Dunham-Jones

Russia | US Russia Speakers Program | 19 Jan 2014

On December 4-10, 2013 Dr. Ellen Dunham-Jones, award-winning architect, visited Moscow. Dr. Dunham-Jones held series of discussion and lectures "Suburbia in America: The Architecture of Urban Design". Ms. Dunham-Jones has won several awards for her architecture in the U.S., particularly in suburban America. She is a board member of the Congress for New Urbanism, author of "Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs", and is a leading expert in finding solutions for redesigning and redeveloping aging suburban properties into vibrant centers of community. She also teaches contemporary architecture at Georgia Tech University.