DESIGN

Inside Architecture
In conjunction with Architectural Digest / Halekulani Living Sustainable Design Summit

Date: March 12 and 13, 2011
Location: IBM Building and the offices of Ferraro-Choi; The Liljestrand House

Concept

A special program of tours of Honolulu’s architecturally distinctive homes, to complement Architectural Digest / Halekulani Hotel’s Sustainable Design Summit program. Intimate, guided tours will offer visitors an exclusive unique, design-focused inside-look at sites to which access is typically limited.

IBM Building and the Offices of Ferraro-Choi
Saturday, March 12, 2:00 PM 
1240 Ala Moana Blvd.
Hosted by Joe Ferraro
Meet at the building at 2:00 PM
25 people maximum
RSVP required
Joe Ferraro, principal of Ferraro-Choi Architects, will give a talk on the challenges faced in preserving the IBM building (which is threatened by redevelopment) and modernist architecture in Hawai‘i. He will also speak specifically about sustainable design and its usage in current projects his firm is working on.

The Liljestrand House
Sunday, March 13, 2:00 PM

Shuttle will depart from Halekulani at 2:00 PM 
25 people maximum
Designed by Vladimir Ossipoff and built for Betty and Howard Liljestrand, the Liljestrand House is an outstanding example of Mr. Ossipoff’s work and of mid-twentieth century Hawaiian modern architecture. The Liljestrand House is listed on the Hawai‘i State and the United States National Register of Historic Places.

*Special note, Sustainable Design Summit events (Evening of Food/Drink, Summit and Gala) are open to the public. Registration and payment for these events must be made directly with Halekulani Hotel: 808-931-5040

Partners:
Waikiki Parc Hotel
Halekulani
Architectural Digest
Ferraro Choi
The Liljestrand House