A Tradition of Sustainability: Vernacular Buildings of the American Southwest

posted Monday, March 3, 2008        

Wednesday, March 5, 2008
7:00 pm

A Tradition of Sustainability: Vernacular Buildings of the American Southwest

R. Brooks Jeffery, Associate Dean, Coordinator, Preservation Studies, College of  Architecture and
Landscape Architecture, The University of Arizona

An illustrated lecture profiling the characteristics of sustainable building practices as exemplified in the traditional vernacular architecture of the American Southwest as well as their application to contemporary design.  This lecture is held in conjunction with the Tucson Lifestyle and Arizona Opera League’s Annual Home Tour whose theme is green design.

Wednesday, March 5th
Arizona Historical Society Auditorium
949 E. 2nd Street
7 pm
Payable at the door:
$8 – general admission
$6 – AHS members
$5 – students



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