The Delightful Art of Engineering

Jane Wernick
Victoria Hall
04 Feb 2020 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Jane Wernick CBE FREng HonFRIBA

Jane is an engineer who likes to work on projects that give delight.  At Arup since 1973, she ran their Los Angeles office from 1986-88.  Her most notable Arup project was the Millennium Wheel.

In 1998 she founded Jane Wernick Associates (JWA).  Projects include the Young Vic Theatre; the treetop walkway at Kew Gardens and the Living Architecture houses.  In 2015 JWA was incorporated into engineersHRW, where she is now a consultant.

Jane has taught at many architecture schools.  She won the 2013 CBI First Woman of the Built Environment award.  She is a member of various design review panels and think tanks, and edited the RIBA Building Futures book, Building Happiness – Architecture to Make You Smile.