A founding Principal of Kennedy & Violich Architecture Ltd. (KVA), Kennedy has been designated as one of Fast Company’s Masters of Design, described as an “insightful and original thinker who is designing new ways of working, learning, leading and innovating.” MITei news release
Sheila Kennedy, FAIA, is a Professor of Architecture at MIT and a founding Principal of KVA Matx, an interdisciplinary practice that is widely recognized for innovations in architecture, material research, and the design of next-generation infrastructure for emerging public needs. Kennedy directs KVA’s material research division, Matx, which works with business leaders, cultural institutions, and public agencies to design clean energy products and resilient “soft” infrastructure for networked cities and urbanizing regions.
For Tuesday Evenings, Kennedy presents selected KVA projects and shares the guiding principles of an architecture practice recognized for its creative and conscientious approach to our built environment.
Image credit: KVA Matx, IBA Soft House, 2013, Hamburg, Germany