Saija Hollmén will present “Architecture – beside and beyond” on Monday, September 15 at 5:30 p.m. in McCarty Auditorium of the Art + Architecture Building, 1715 Volunteer Blvd., Knoxville. Parking will be available at the building.Free and open to the public, the presentation is part of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Robert B. Church III Memorial Lecture Series. The event will be webcast here. Questions may be asked of the lecturer remotely via Twitter using the hashtag #ChurchLecture.
Saija Hollmén is a partner of Hollmén Reuter Sandman Architects, a firm based in Finland that focuses on environmental and aesthetic sustainability. In 2007 the firm founded a non-governmental organization named Ukumbi that offers architectural services in developing countries to mitigate poverty and empower communities.