NOMA and The Charles H. Wright Museum are creating a pilot to ELEVATE Black Architects of Detroit with Noir Design Parti and Wiki Strategies. We will be discussing the online gaps of representation within architecture, how to create sustainable pathways to tell our stories and how you can get involved. Special guests: Black Lunch Table and NOMA leadership.
When: Monday, July 26, 5:30 - 7:00pm ET
Jason Pugh - President of NOMA
Tiara Hughes & Angela King - Co-Chairs of NOMA Elevate Committee
Saundra Little and Karen Burton - Noir Design Parti (NDP)
Leslie Tom - Chief Sustainability Officer at The Wright Museum
Pete Forsyth - Wiki Strategies
Eliza Myrie - Wiki Director Black Lunch Table
AIA Learning Objectives:
Learning Objective 1: Participants will identify the online gaps in Black representation within architecture.
Learning Objective 2: Participants will analyze strategies for researching Black architects and documenting their histories.
Learning Objective 3: Participants will compare strategies from Wikipedia experts to get more Black Architects online and accessible to the public.
Learning Objective 4: Participants will apply knowledge on how to engage with the Architects BUILD Wiki Pilot Project at the NOMA Conference in Detroit in late October.