Charlie Cannon

 

Word Cloud from the 3.29.2011 Lecture

Charlie CannonCharlie is one of the founders of the LOCAL Architecture Research and Design, which helped plan the transformation of an abandoned steel mill into a center <http://www.thesteelyard.org/> for arts and technical training in Providence, R.I., He is interested in understanding how people interact with their environments and use design to build strong, sustainable communities. He co-founded and directs the award-winning Innovation Studio at RISD, and in his private practice applies his architecture skills and anthropology background in rethinking the design of buildings, information systems, objects and experiences.

This lecture took place on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 5:00 pm in Breed Hall.