Gerald Forseth will speak at 6:15 on Sept 24 in Room M1040
"Stone, Water and Wood"
Forseth has been a presenter in the Architecture & Design Now series for more than ten
years. He has a creative architectural firm in Calgary that encompasses a variety of innovative architecture and planning projects. His project awards number more than twenty including a few international awards. He is a past president of the Alberta Association of Architects.
He teaches, does research, curates and designs architecture exhibitions, is an author, and gives public lectures on world architecture. Forseth's current projects include historic restorations, custom houses and cottages, and community planning.
Born in the Peace River Country, Gerald Forseth received his Architecture degree in 1970 from the University of Toronto and subsequently worked with A. J. Diamond and Barton Myers--Canadian architects with international reputations for sensitively blending old and new. In 1976 he formed Gerald L. Forseth Architecture in Calgary and incorporated the firm in 1980.