Theodore Touloukian | Touloukian Touloukian Inc.
Wednesday, November 8, 2023 | 6:00PM | ARCH 132 DF Pray Lecture Theatre
Theodore Touloukian is the President and founder of Touloukian Touloukian Inc. He has distinguished himself as a design leader who thinks between, across and beyond multiple disciplines. By encouraging the integration of creativity and critical thinking with project collaborators; Ted fosters an environment that develops innovative and integrated design solutions addressing our common challenges.
Touloukian Touloukian Inc. is an award-winning architecture and urban design firm specializing in complex and diverse building types. Their work includes commercial, residential, cultural, institutional and historic projects ranging from new construction to adaptive re-use. The office provides comprehensive design services from feasibility and permitting through construction administration to a range of clients including municipal and private entities, non-profit institutions, developers and individuals. The design approach encompasses a clear narrative about each client’s mission as well as the sustainable qualities of the site and the history of its place. The diversity of their professional experience is a strength and testament to knowledge and leadership within the profession.
A careful selection of material combinations and system technologies are the vehicle through which the office explores the experiential and tangible qualities of a project. Touloukian Touloukian navigates the project constraints to promote values of simplicity that produce unique statements of creative selection, organization, and articulation. The visual and experiential result is a building bound to its place by a timeless architectural quality that unites the client’s identity with the character of the site.