Green Festival Speakers

David Arkin



David Arkin, AIA, has taught and lectured on the subject of ecological design for more than 12 years. He is a board member of the Solar Living Institute (SLI) and a founding member of the California Straw Building Association (CASBA).

Specializing in passive solar design, Arkin Tilt Architects has worked extensively with green construction systems such as strawbale and rammed earth, renewable energy systems, and salvaged and recycled materials. Winners of many awards for their work in sustainable design, David and his wife and partner Anni Tilt live with their two children in a 100yearold solar and windpowered home in Albany, CA.