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Women of Architecture: Architecture and the Great Recession

Last night, HOK’s own Sheila Cahnman starred in a panel discussion at the National Building Museum. The panel, sponsored by the  Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation, was convened to examine how the building industry is responding to the great recession and how it has and will change after the prolonged economic downturn.

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Note: my photos are not very good – the only decent one of Sheila is where she is listening to Cathleen speak!  Sorry Sheila!!  You were beautiful and brilliant.

First, a bit about the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation: Beverly Willis herself is an architect by training (FAIA) and a founding Trustee of the National Bulding Museum (one of the most beautiful spaces in a city full of beautiful buildings …