Listen to Karina Ruiz, Principal at BRIC Architecture, talk about the value of designing spaces for the best learning experience.
Learning environments can have a profound impact on our lives. By building strong relationships with those on the forefront of education, BRIC Architecture has transformed the way we think of and create new schools. Karina Ruiz, Principal at BRIC Architecture, will explore the ways we can work together as a community to provide the best learning experience for everyone. Through utilizing the design process as a catalyst for change and community building, she has helped the teachers, students, and parents to work together to create schools that are safe, welcoming, and warm.
Karina Ruiz, Principal, BRIC Architecture
Karina has over 20 years of experience and has managed over $1 billion in educational projects throughout her career. Her belief that education shapes the future of this world, drives Karina to ensure that teaching and learning objectives remain the team’s focus throughout each project. She is actively engaged in the national dialogue on the intersection between pedagogy and design innovation. As principal, she brings an innate ability to inspire educational planning, build community engagement and design efforts that exceed expectations of clients and users.
Join us the morning of October 26th at the Center for Architecture to learn how we can all work together to design safe spaces that inspire our students.
$10 tickets in advance, $15 at the door. This is a cash-free event. Doors open at 8:30 am, presentation begins at 9:00 am. Breakfast will be served.
What is Design Museum mornings?
Design Museum Mornings is a monthly event series brought to you by Design Museum Portland. These events are meant to inspire you before your day begins and bring you closer to the Design Museum Portland community. Each event will include a short presentation by a local thought-leader, free breakfast, and great people to wake up with. These events are hosted and sponsored by various generous businesses of the Greater Portland area. If you are interested in hosting one of these events, please check out our host page here for more information.