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Julia Czerniak, Max Fisher Lecture
March 12, 2009 07:00 PM
A+A Auditorium (Rm 2104)
Art + Architecture Building
Julia Czerniak is a registered landscape architect and founder and principal, with Mark Linder, of CLEAR, a transdisciplinary collaborative between architects and others that aspires to both strengthen its disciplinary identity and to expand its range of operations. She is associate professor at Syracuse University School of Architecture where she teaches architectural studios as well as seminars on landscape theory and criticism. Educated both as an architect and landscape architect her research and practice focus on the intersection of these disciplines. Czerniak's design work has been recognized with numerous awards: most recently, her collaborations with Field Operations won the Syracuse Connective Corridor competition; with Marpillero Pollak Architects, she won the artNET Public Art Landscape Design Competition in Toledo, Ohio and was also a winner of the 2001 Young Architects Forum competition sponsored by The Architectural League of New York. Her design work for this venue is included in the book Second Nature (Princeton Architectural Press, 2001).