Building on Diversity: Difference and Place
In a world that is becoming more and more the same, we look to create places of distinction. We investigate the conditions and characteristics of each site, client, and program as the basis for the invention of places of distinction. Our work joins together architecture, landscape, urban, interior, product, and graphic design to build places which are not possible seen only from a singular design viewpoint. It is this transdisciplinary working process that inspires a distinct and holistic solution.
Beit Ha-Ahava Residence, photographer: Undine Prohl
Bob Hale, FAIA (has been a Partner in the transdisciplinary firm Rios Clementi Hale Studios since joining them in 2001. He has over 40 years of experience designing, planning, and managing highly visible and critically acclaimed architecture and places.
Bob has led the design for a very wide variety of projects. Before becoming a Partner in Rios Clementi Hale Studios, he worked for Universal Studios as Creative Director and Vice President of Planning and Development. From 1981 to 1993 he worked with Frank O. Gehry Associates, where he managed many of the firm’s award-winning projects.
Perloff Hall is located on the UCLA Campus.
Perloff Hall, M-F, 9am – 5pm
Lectures take place at 6:30pm in Perloff Hall Decafé (unless otherwise indicated)
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