Lecture series: Leila Araghian

DATE
Jan 16 2017 - 6:30pm
LOCATION
UBC Robson Square
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7
Canada

SALA Friends + Alumni Lecture

Leila Araghian

Diba Tensile Architecture, Tehran, Iran

Iranian architect, Leila Araghian, holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of British Columbia. In 2005, she co-founded Diba Tensile Architecture, specializing in the design, production, and installation of membrane structures.

Leila was the chief architect and designer of the Tabiat Pedestrian Bridge in Tehran. The bridge, which opened in late 2014, has won several prizes, including the 2016 Aga Khan Award for Architecture.