Women in Architecture
Building on the success of last years event, the BAA & RIBA hosted “A Celebration of Women in Architecture 2019” for International Women’s Day at the Design Destination. The event focused on the West-Midlands based talent with a celebration of development in the region spearheaded by Female Architects. The exhibition was a series of profiles on women in architecture within the region and showcased one project of significance they were involved in. The night saw drink, curry and inspirational talks from guest speakers:
– Kieren Majhail
· Ruth Reed
· Rachel Sherman
· Lisa Deering
· Amy Frances-Smith
Each guest speaker spoke about different aspects of being a woman in architecture, from various stages of their career and interests.
The event was well attended by all genders.