Item 2019-06-05/1528 - Interview Professor Jacob Brillhart

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Interview Professor Jacob Brillhart


  • 10/05/2016 (Creation)


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Gilda Santana earned a Master of Science in Architecture from the School of Architecture, University of Miami; a Master’s in Library and Information Science from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; and a Bachelor of Art from Bard College where she majored in Art History. She joined the faculty of the University of Miami Libraries in 2007 as Head of Architecture Information and Resources to direct the Paul Buisson Architecture Library, now called the Architecture Research Center (ARC). In 2013 she became the Librarian for Art & Art History. She actively serves in the Association of Architecture School Librarians (AASL) and the Art Libraries Association of North America (ARLIS). Her research interests are focused on facilitating a culture of design research through studio embedded-librarianship and the adoption of new technologies in Architecture and Art related disciplines.

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This scholarly study influences his own built work through his office Jacob Brillhart Architect, P.A., which seeks to establish a dynamic building vocabulary drawn from place, culture and climate. As a licensed architect and LEED AP, Brillhart is also engaged in sustainable building practices and was honored with the 2009 AIA Miami Design Merit Award for his “Mechanical House” and 2010 AIA Design Excellence Award for the “Grass House”. In 2010, he was also nominated as a finalist for the Rome Prize in Architecture.

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Transcript interview to professor Jacob Brillhart by Gilda Santana. Interview length: 20:24 min.

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June 7, 2019 2:16 PM

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