Brick in Today’s Built Environment [NYC]

5:30pm - 8:00pm

445 5th Avenue
New York City, NY 10016
United States


Our events are open to architectural, design, and building industry professionals only.

Doors open at 5:30 PM
Talk begins at 6:30 PM

Brick in Today’s Built Environment

We teamed up with Dezeen to host one epic panel discussion! We hope you can join us live as we discuss the importance of materials like brick in today's world. Speaking with current architectural change-makers, this talk will explore how their designs fit into today's contemporary urban landscapes.

Moderator: Ben Dreith - Dezeen













Brittany Macomber- Morris Adjmi (NYC)

Project – 45e7


Alyse Talbott - Design Collective (Baltimore)

Project – Solaire 8200 Dixon


Amanda Morgan - nArchitects (NYC)

Project – NYS ERHC


Brick, known for its durability, has been used for millennia to help shape architecture throughout history. More recently other key attributes of brick have come to the forefront. Sustainability and versatility with the given characteristic of strength allow brick to be incorporated into both traditional and contemporary design.

This panel will take an in-depth look at how unique designs were achieved through utilization of brick. 

  • Learning Objective 1: Discover each projects design challenges and how they were overcome
  • Learning Objective 2: Observe the installation and construction methods used on-site to achieve the highly detailed brickwork
  • Learning Objective 3: Describe the significance bricks sustainable attributes played in the overall design goals
  • Learning Objective 4: Learn what considerations were given when selecting brick as the exterior facade

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