Join us Friday, April 27 at the Red River Brewing Co. for the inaugural AIA Shreveport Spring Mixer! We’ll be introducing ourselves with cheap beers, interesting discussions of Shreveport's modern architecture, and Jumbo Jenga! This event is free to the public.
4 pm – Happy Hour:
Come meet and mix with local designers and view our 2017 Design Award-winning projects. We'll be offering $3 Red River beers while they last!
5 pm – Arch Talk:
“The Modernist Architecture of William and Samuel Wiener in Shreveport” - Guy Carwile, LA Tech architecture professor, will present a history of Shreveport’s Modern architecture from his new book, The Modernist Architecture of Samuel G. and William B. Wiener: Shreveport, Louisiana, 1920-1960
“Developing the Preston House” - Christopher Coe, internationally awarded architect and fellow of the AIA, will present his renovation plans for the William Wiener designed Preston House, which he recently moved to its new location on College Street.
6 pm – Jumbo Jenga:
Test your tower building skills in our Jumbo Jenga Tournament!
Thank you to our Corinthian Sponsors – Kitchen & Bath Cottage, ANECA Federal Credit Union, Lighting & Power Solutions, and Forte & Tablada – and the Shreveport DDA for all their support!