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Architecture as a Life Journey. C.C. Lee, AIA, LEED AP President/ CEO STOA International Architects, Inc. Presentation for TAMU Architectural Students April 7, 2011. What is Architecture?. “ A total environment made visible” Client says:

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architecture as a life journey

Architecture as a Life Journey

C.C. Lee, AIA, LEED AP

President/ CEO

STOA International Architects, Inc.

Presentation for TAMU Architectural Students

April 7, 2011

what is architecture
What is Architecture?

“A total environment made visible”

Client says:

In addition to functional, I want my building to look pretty!

what is design
What is Design?
  • To solve a problem creatively in a timely fashion
  • Time is our most valuable asset
  • Problem solving is a continuous Decision making process
  • Design should be like a poem: Precise, concise and condensed
who is architect
Who is Architect?

Architect is a Translator:

Architect is a trained professional who listen, digest, organize and transform client’s intangible idea into a tangible form that is functional and pretty.

“Architect communicates”

leadership in architecture
Leadership in Architecture
  • Leaders ARE NOT Managers
  • Leaders do the right things
  • Managers do the things right
  • Leaders offer big picture/vision, value, direction, confidence, empathy
  • Leader’s Responsibility: Customers, Staff, Investors, Society also technical competence
  • Anticipation, Communication, Coordination
  • Communication: Verbal, Written, Graphical
  • Leaders create their own philosophy
  • Leadership is from inside
lessons learned
Lessons learned
  • Life is not a smooth ride
  • Life is full of challenges
  • Life is a learning experience
  • Life is a package deal
  • Life is a passion journey
  • Life will have crisis
  • Crisis: Danger and Opportunity
  • Opportunity is created by ourselves
  • Visibility enhances Opportunity
  • Persistence equal to success
  • Create own philosophy: Surprise myself!
my suggestions
My Suggestions:
  • Who am I?
  • Why am I here?
  • What do I want?
  • Where am I?
  • When to end?
  • How? Goal, Plan, Execution

“Enjoy the Journey with Faith!”

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