Saturday, October 26 2019
Join AIA|DC's Asian American Designers Union for a sketch workshop and tour led by You Li, a landscape architect who has practiced in the Eastern Market neighborhood for more than five years. The event includes three parts:
- A tour starting from the Southeast Neighborhood Library, through notable landmarks in the neighborhood;
- A sketching tutorial and workshop; and
- A presentation portion in which each participant will have two minutes to introduce what they saw and sketched. A discussion and communication will follow the presentation.
Sketchbooks, pens, and lunch will be provided. Please wear comfortable shoes.
Organized by: AIA|DC Asian American Designers Union
Sponsored by: Oehme, van Sweden & Associates
Presented by: You Li
You Li is the senior landscape designer at Oehme, van Sweden & Associates.
At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Explain the history and current situation of the Eastern Market neighborhood;
Identify and discuss prominent locations in the neighborhood;
Sketch their sights and impressions based on the tour; and
Prepare a short presentation about their sketches and perspectives.