Principal + Founder / D.I.R.T. studio Professor Emerita / University of Virginia School of Architecture Charlottesville, Virginia
Founded in 2015, TEN x TEN is a transdisciplinary landscape architecture and urban design practice grounded by a shared curiosity and passion for exploration, storytelling, and agency. As a values and mission-driven practice, we co-create compassionate, immersive, and resilient spaces that confront the issues of our time.
Explore what it takes to approach practice through values, humility, and respect.
Understand how elevating truth within projects can positively transform design processes, decision-making structures, and engagement approaches.
Learn how storytelling, language, and narrative can be used as tools to remain vulnerable and spark open, participatory conversation between collaborators, clients, and peers.
Discuss the power of transparency as an organizational strategy to build trust and define office culture.