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Interrobang San Diego

SOHO is excited to announce a 10 month lecture series that originated when four of San Diego's premier design-oriented organizations, the San Diego chapters of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and SOHO got together and asked, "How can we improve design discussion and debate locally?" It was decided that a collaborative effort that would maximize educational opportunies, share expertise, and build solidarity would be an exciting joint venture.

Topics will include what designers and the public want to know about historic preservation, green design and smart growth, and more.

We call the series Interrobang. If you're not sure just what an Interrobang is, it's a punctuation mark. Created in the 1960s, Interrobang from the Latin for query was introduced by type designer Martin Speckter. The Wall Street Journal deemed this punctuation exactly right for when the question mark alone just isn't adequate." The Interrobang can convey in print an attitude, curiosity, and wonder. An example would be "Wow, have you heard about the new lecture series‽"

Kelly Fore Dixon, ASLA, who is a committee chair said, "Combining forces and resources was a no brainer. We're all non-profit organizations and collectively we can reach more people with better programming."

Interrobang will be hosted on the second Tuesday of every month at the Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla (MCASD), 700 Prospect Street at the Coast Room

  • 6:00pm - Reception with speaker, complimentary food & beverages
  • 7:00pm - Presentation and Discussion
  • Members of any of the four organizations receive a discount.
  • $12 Pre-purchased ticket price for members and students
  • $15 Pre-purchased ticket price for non-members
  • $15 At-the-door for members and students
  • $18 At-the-door for non-members

Purchase tickets online

Seating is limited. Advanced ticket purchases are suggested.
Lectures are subject to cancellation and rescheduling.
Tickets are non-refundable.

At the time of this printing the first in the series will have already happened. Don't miss the exciting line up for the rest of the year.

2006 - Volume 37, Issue 1


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How Will Our Children Know?

Preservation Begins at Home

City of Encinitas Approved its First Historic Landmark & Mills Act Contract
Announcing SOHO Historical Tours A Year Round Program

Encinitas Loses a Landmark

Frank Lloyd Wright's Legacy in San Diego

2006 Resource Directory (Opens pdf in separate window)

In Memoriam: Al Alferos

SOHO Extends Appreciation

La Pastorela at the Old Adobe Chapel


Because We Need You Now More Than Ever

If You Care About San Diego, Ask a Friend to Join SOHO!
SOHO Membership Survey (Opens pdf in separate window)

Strength in Numbers

Lost San Diego

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