Marlene Imirzian is principal of Marlene Imirzian & Associates Architects, a regional practice with offices in Phoenix, Arizona and Escondido, California. She received her Master of Architecture degree from the University of Michigan. She creates finely considered and inventive buildings from concepts of architectural beauty, excitement, and purpose. Her work is known for its design excellence, project performance, and integration of sustainable design.
An exhibition opening of “Marlene Imirzian: Concepts for Architecture” will precede the lecture at 5:00pm in the college gallery.
About the Guido A. Binda Lecture and Exhibit
For seven decades, Guido Binda, B.Arch.’31, practiced architecture in Western Michigan, specializing in school design. Guido, with his wife Elizabeth, created this fund to provide for an exhibit program and annual lecture by visiting professionals.
The Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan is a leader in interdisciplinary education and research with a focus on creating a more beautiful, inclusive and better built environment. The college and its alumni are committed to pushing the boundaries of architectural practice, advancing global engagement, and significantly enhancing diversity in the profession. The college offers the following degrees: Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Master of Architecture (currently ranked #6 nationally; ranked #1 in 2010 by Design Intelligence Report), Master of Science in Architecture, Master of Urban Planning, Master of Urban Design, and PhD programs.