Join Omgivning Founder, Karin Liljegren, FAIA in her first DesignClass as she delves deep into adaptive reuse architecture and how it can impact a city's future.
You'll learn about design, creating policy, partnerships, writing strong contracts, hiring the right team, and how to be an influential voice in your community.
Her lessons are practical and based on over 25 years of working with clients and 450 buildings in the Los Angeles area. Get the gritty details from the city policies she contributed to that helped bring Downtown LA back from the brink.
Adaptive reuse architecture goes beyond putting on a new facade, learn how to form strong partnerships for the creation of policies that positively impact your city. Then learn the business of adaptive reuse architecture & how to build an influential and profitable firm that can have a positive impact for years to come.
Clients + Leadership + Company Culture
Learn how to manage clients during the unique stages of an adaptive reuse project. This knowledge can help you survive in a changing industry and professional landscape. By the end you'll have the inside scoop on how Omgivning advances the role of the architect in designing & developing great urban environments.
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After 450 buildings, Karin has become synonymous with the resurgence of Los Angeles’ urban core by uniting legislators, developers, planners, residents and fellow architects. Her merger of practice & advocacy demonstrates architects’ power to reinvigorate underutilized buildings and motivate sustainable development within a rich historic fabric.