TSW (Virtual) Lecture at Georgia Tech's School of Architecture
Georgia Tech’s School of Architecture and TSW, an Atlanta-based planning, architecture and landscape architecture firm, are pleased to announce that Justin Garrett Moore, executive director of the New York City Public Design Commission, will present the inaugural program of the new TSW Lecture Series on Urban Design on Wednesday, Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. The virtual program is free to the public, but reservations must be made in advance at https://arch.gatech.edu/tsw-lecture-justin-garrett-moore. TSW established the program at Georgia Tech’s School of Architecture earlier this year to commemorate the design firm’s 30th Anniversary. This annual public lecture will bring prominent architects, planners, landscape architects and others to Georgia Tech to speak to students and professionals about a variety of design topics.
Justin Garrett Moore is a transdisciplinary designer and urbanist. He has extensive experience in architecture, urban design, and planning—from large-scale urban policies and projects to grassroots and community-based planning, design, and arts initiatives. At NYC’s Public Design Commission, his work focuses on prioritizing quality and excellence for the public realm. He is a member of the American Planning Association's AICP Commission, the Urban Design Forum and the Black urbanist collective BlackSpace. Moore is an adjunct faculty member at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and the Yale School of Architecture. His social enterprise, Urban Patch, focuses on sustainable development through social and environmental design projects in the United States and Rwanda.