Eco-Arch Guild

Advocating True Sustainability

August 3rd 2009 – Life-Cycle Analysis with Arlene Birt

ABbio_08_sm[1]With roots in the Midwest U.S. and a background in journalism, advertising, sustainable development, graphic and product design, Arlene graduated with a Masters in Humanitarian Design at Design Academy Eindhoven (the Netherlands). She is an occassional design writer and was a 2004-05 Fulbright grant recipient to the Netherlands, where she focused on the visual explanation of product life-cycles. She’s currently fascinated by telling visual stories with brand public relations.

Arlene will share a diagramatic approach to documenting and explaining lifecycle analysis at the West Bank Social Center.

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