The League’s FF – Distance Edition, an online version of the long-running First Friday series, is returning to the first Friday of every month, with a new start time of 12 p.m. FF – Distance Edition brings participants on site, offering virtual access to practices’ workspaces and current projects. Following each presentation, join in an open conversation with the designers.
This season’s events feature design practices that are redefining the contemporary public landscape by responding to social and environmental concerns and exploring the intersections of architecture, technology, and ecology.
Studio Roberto Rovira was founded in Miami, Florida, in 2011. The studio’s expertise spans design, engineering, and art, and its work probes the intersections of art, architecture, and landscape. In the words of its founder, Roberto Rovira, the firm aims to “engage the edges of the built and the natural” and “seeks larger connections to ecology, culture, and the imperative to inspire and engage.”
The Architectural League of New York nurtures excellence in architecture, design, and urbanism, and stimulates thinking, debate, and action on the critical design and building issues of our time. As a vital, independent forum for architecture and its allied disciplines, the League helps create a more beautiful, vibrant, innovative, and sustainable future.