FF – Distance Edition: HECTOR

An online visit with the Newark-based urban design and civic arts practice.

November 14, 2022

Recorded on October 14, 2022.

The League’s FF – Distance Edition events are informal online studio visits offering a behind-the-scenes look at leading design practices.

In this video, Jae Shin and Damon Rich, founders and principals of HECTOR give an in-depth look into two of the firm’s projects: 

The presentation is followed by a conversation with Liza Fior, founding partner of muf architecture/art, which touches on embracing bureaucracy, making people talk about their interests instead of their positions, and using drawings as negotiation tables.


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