Time and Place

Time: 4:30pm
Location: Great Hall, Pabst Brewery Campus

Organized Layers” presentation by Garth Rockcastle, Meyer, Scherer and Rockcastle, Co-Founder and University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation, Professor

This lecture is Co-sponsored by Historic Preservation Institute in SARUP UWM, Wisconsin Trust for Historic Preservation (WTHP), Wisconsin Associa-tion of Historic Preservation Commissions (WAHPC), Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS), National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP), Milwaukee Preservation Alliance (MPA).


Garth Rockcastle led the University of Maryland to a second place finish in the 2017 Solar Decathlon and is leading the Hungarian/US team at the 2019 European Solar Decathlon in 2019 in Budapest.

Lecture Summary

A high level and close up look at the issues we all face in integrating the importance of heritage with the plurality of environmentalism and the importance of aesthetics and style. This talk will use recent work from the practice of MSR Design and recent and ongoing US DOE Solar Decathlon work Professor Rockcastle has led at the University of Maryland.

Questions, comments?

All lectures are free and open to the public.
Additional information about the lectures and exhibitions can be found by contacting the main reception at (414) 229-4014, and by emailing any inquiries to Associate Dean Karl Wallick.