In honor of its LEED Platinum certification earlier this year by the U.S.Green Building Council (USGBC), The Green Building of Louisville, KY will host an official plaque ceremony and exhibition reception for the public on Friday, September 2, 2011.
Details after the break.
Presented by the Kentucky Chapter of the USGBC and The Green Building’s owners, Gill and Augusta Holland, the this event will feature local dignitaries and speakers, as well as green building activists.
Following the plaque ceremony, the celebration will move into The Green Building Gallery for the opening reception of the FORM, ENVIRONMENT, RESEARCH exhibit. Arranged as a panorama and presented by the award winning architecture firm, form environment research (fer) studio, this exhibit chronicles the collaborative process of sustainable design and plots the evolution of several ecological projects, including The Green Building, from concept to reality. The exhibition will continue to be on display for the IdeaFestival September 21-24th, and will be available for viewing through October 21st, 2011.
The Green Building would like to acknowledge sponsors, form environment research (fer) studio, Peters Construction, Union Square Construction, KLT Print Services, Urban Design Studio, and others for their generous support in the planning and production of this event.
The Green Building is the first LEED Platinum project in the city of Louisville and the first LEED certified adaptive re-use project in the state of Kentucky. LEED Platinum represents the highest tier of the four-level LEED certification system. To see The Green Building LEED Project Profile, check out www.usgbckentucky.org.
Date: Friday, September 2, 2011 Reception: 5-9pm Plaque Ceremony: 6pm Location: The Green Building 732 East Market Street Louisville, Kentucky 40202 Further Details: www.thegreenbuilding.com