Monday, March 4 | 6:30 pm
UCLA, Perloff Hall, decafe, Room 1302
Principal, Niall McLaughlin Architects, London; Lecturer, Bartlett University College London; Visiting Professor UCLA Architecture and Urban Design
Niall McLaughlin was born in Geneva in 1962. He was educated in Dublin and received his architectural qualifications from University College Dublin in 1984. He worked for Scott Tallon Walker in Dublin and London between 1984 and 1989. He established his own practice in London in 1990. Niall McLaughlin Architects makes high quality modern buildings with a special emphasis on materials and detail. He received the Young British Architect of the Year Award in 1998, he was one of the BBC Rising Stars in 2001, and his work represented Britain in a recent U.S. exhibition Gritty Brits at the Carnegie Mellon Museum. His designs have won many awards in the UK, Ireland, and the U.S., including RIAI Best Building in the Landscape and the RIBA Stephen Lawrence Award for the Best Building under £1million. McLaughlin is a visiting professor of architecture at University College London. He was chair of the RIBA Awards Group from 2007 to 2009.
Perloff Hall is located on the UCLA Campus.
Perloff Hall, M-F, 9am – 5pm
Lectures take place at 6:30pm in Perloff Hall, Decafé (unless otherwise indicated) Parking is available in Lot 3 for $11, purchase parking at the Westholme Ave and Hilgard Ave kiosk. Check the website for confirmation of all programs at www.aud.ucla.edu The campus map is available at www.maps.ucla.edu/campus