Department of Architecture
Shanghai Study Center
2015 Fall Public Lecture Series
Speaker: Robert Greenwood
Lecture Title: Snøhetta: People. Process. Projects.
Date: 23 Nov 2015 (Wednesday)
Time: 19:30 – 20:00
Venue: HKU/Shanghai Study Centre
Address: 298 Bei Suzhou Lu (close to Sichuan Bei Lu), Hongkou District, Shanghai
(Subway Line 10, Tiantong Rd)
The lecture invites you in to Snøhetta’s universe, showing the people behind the work, the methods defining the processes, and the projects that is the result. Partner and Managing Director, Robert Greenwood, will talk about the people, the process, and projects that is Snøhetta.
Educated in the UK, Robert joined Snøhetta in 1993 to play a central role in the detail design and construction of the Alexandra Library in Egypt. Since returning from Egypt in 1995 Robert has been deeply involved in design projects and competitions at Snøhetta. In 2006 he bacame a Partner and Design Director responsible for International work. From 2011 he has been Managing Director for Snøhetta Overseas with responsibility for International projects outside of mainland Europe. Robert has been active in Architectural Education in Norway, teaching at the schools in Norway, and holding numerous lectures and courses around the world.