Green Festival Speakers

Russell Fortmeyer

Russell’s focuses on the intersection of people, architecture, and technology. His built and written work explores urban microclimates, human comfort, sustainable architecture, passive design, urban informatics, and engineering design culture. His forthcoming book, Kinetic Architecture, explores recent developments in dynamic and thermally active facades. Russell directs sustainable design projects for Arup and is an applied studies faculty member at the Southern California Institute of Architecture. His key projects include the Seattle Public Library and the COFCO Beijing Agricultural Eco-Valley, among many others.