Richmond’s 2018 Lulu Series: Art in the City line up announced
06 March 2018
The Lulu Series: Art in the City explores the relationship between art and our urban environment. Artists, planning experts and design enthusiasts from across Metro Vancouver are invited to attend the following three inspirational evening talks in Richmond:
- Thursday, March 15: Social Impact Through Design: How Curiosity Transformed our Practice
Michael Henderson of HCMA Architecture + Design will describe how using outside the box approaches to collaboration and engagement allow his firm to achieve social impact through design. This talk will be preceded by a short performance by harpist, Janelle Nadeau.
- Thursday, April 5: Haircuts by Children and Other Evidence for a New Social Contract
Darren O’Donnell of Mammalian Diving Reflex will speak about how the inclusion of children in social engagement projects can be a powerful way to disrupt economic and social inequalities. This talk will be preceded by a short performance by award-winning tabla player, Amarjeet Singh.
- Thursday, May 10 – The D.I.Y. City: Valuing the Unplanned
Visual artist, Germaine Koh will discuss her current work, Home Made Home, a project in which she constructs small dwellings that explore her concern with unplanned and vernacular forms of shelter. This talk will be preceded by a short performance by Nouveau Flamenco/Latin Jazz Guitarist, Dave Mortone.
All talks will be held at Richmond City Hall Council Chambers, located at 6911 No. 3 Road at 7 p.m. They are free to the public and seating is limited. To reserve your seats, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since 2003, The Lulu Series: Art in the City program has presented international, national and regional speakers including acclaimed artists, architects, urban planners and other cultural leaders. For more information, visit www.richmond.ca/luluseries.