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In conjunction with the exhibition Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity, Laurinda Spear, founding principal of Arquitectonica, discusses her practice. Spear designed many of the firm’s signature, award-winning projects. She was also instrumental in the expansion of Arquitectonica into design fields beyond architecture and planning. She first established the interior design practice, ArquitectonicaInteriors, which earned the firm its place in the Interior Design Hall of Fame. Spear established the landscape architecture practice ArquitectonicaGEO, focusing on environmental land planning and landscape design. She also created the design products group, Laurinda Spear Products, which has over 150 products on the market under dozens of global brands.