Lecture | Herman Howard

Connecting the Dots... 

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021 at 3 p.m. EST in Reinsch-Pierce Family Auditorium

You are invited to join us for a lecture and open Q&A by Herman Howard, founding partner and Director of Planning and Urban Design at Studio H Architecture Planning Environments.

Herman Howard has had the pleasure of designing projects and built works at the scale of Master Planning, Urban Design, Architecture and Interior’s for well over 30 years. In late 2015 he co-founded the firm Studio H Architecture Planning Environments – SHAPE with offices being developed in NYC and Atlanta, GA . Prior to forming SHAPE, Mr. Howard had the opportunity to be a part of the design teams and leadership of some of the leading firms across the nation and the world. Early in his career he was a part of the design teams with KPF (Kohn Pedersen Fox) and SOM (Skidmore Owings and Merrill). Some of the later positions and projects (after Graduate School) included the firm of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (formerly known as I. M. Pei). During this time period 1989 – 1995, Herman Howard was also involved in the early efforts of the discovery of the African Burial Ground of Lower Manhattan, which later became a National Historic Treasure. It was also during this time that he met Mr. Mark Hill. While at HOK from 2005 – 2011 as a VP & Regional Practice Leader. The last firm that Herman Howard was a part of before starting SHAPE was KAI-Design + Build where he was the Director of Planning + Urban Design and headed up their Atlanta office.

Herman Howard has also had the pleasure of teaching Design studio at Georgia Tech School of Architecture for 14 years where his studio has won numerous design awards.

This event is free and open to the public. Per Georgia Tech guidelines, everyone is recommended to wear a mask or face covering while inside campus facilities. The School of Architecture encourages masks at all of our events. 

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