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Designers and Architects Talk: New Design Firms Changing the Face of Chicago

April 14, 2020

Presented by IIDA and AIA Chicago, this second annual series of four discussions at IIDA headquarters in spring 2020 will address commercial interior architecture and design. Both architects and commercial interior designers will learn from the provocative discussions about projects, firm leadership, and design strategy.

Moderator: John Czarnecki, Hon. IIDA, Assoc. AIA, Deputy Director of IIDA
Ross Barney, AIA, Founder, Tumu Studio
Nina Grondin, Partner and Founder, Curioso
Julie Purpura, Owner and Creative Director, Avenir Creative
Chris Sommers, IIDA, Partner, Harken Interiors
Event Url: Tickets available here
Questions? IIDA members please contact and AIA members please contact
111 East Upper Wacker Drive
Suite 222
Chicago, IL
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
$10 member* / $20 nonmember (individual session)
$30 member* / $60 nonmember (series, four sessions)
FREE* for students on a first come first serve basis
*CEU - 1 AIA-approved LU or 1 IDCEC-approved CEU credits credits
Additional Info:
*For member pricing, IIDA and AIA Chicago members may use the promo code sent via email. There are a limited number of FREE tickets for Student members with the student promo code. If you need your promo code re-sent, IIDA members contact and AIA Chicago members contact

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