Architect of the Ozarks: Marlon Blackwell's Universal Localism


The 2020 AIA Gold Medalist Marlon Blackwell discusses his approach to architecture, principles of place, and the future of sustainability.

Learning objectives

  • Explore Gold Medalist Marlon Blackwell's personal background and career path to architecture.
  • Discover the essential principles of design, construction, and community-formation that drive Blackwell's engagement with the built environment.
  • Learn about Blackwell's unique, sustainable approach to building materials and their assembly.
  • Engage with Blackwell's dialogue about the future of architecture and what changes are necessary to attain a more healthy relationship between the built environment and the natural world.

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1.00 LU
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