David Hovey: Design and Development of Two 675-Unit Multi-Family Projects in Chicago, IL and Scottsdale, AZ

September 9, 2009

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Photo Credit: Bill Timmerman, Bill Timmerman Photography

Hovey discusses the design challenges and resolutions associated with the development of two multi-family projects: Optima Old Orchard Woods—three interlocking and sculpted glass towers alongside a forest preserve north of downtown Chicago; and Optima Camelview Village-11 interconnected, terraced buildings with 17 acres of green roof landscaping in Scottsdale, Arizona.

David C. Hovey is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and Owner/President/Architect of Optima, Inc.


Recorded Wednesday, September 09, 2009 at Chicago Architecture Foundation.