|About Wadia Newman
Newman has traveled from the United States to Borneo, studying
the great architectural masterpieces of the world. She has acquired
a broad knowledge of the evolution of architectual styles and
their significance historically and culturally.
She is a Kentucky native, who returned to Louisville in 1993
after attending University of Kentucky, Arizona State University,
and living and successfully practicing architecture in Phoenix,
Arizona, and San Diego, California. Inspired by Kentucky's rich
architectural heritage, she began to draw and document historic
buildings in the state.
Her goal as an artist of architecture is to create drawings
that communicate the visual beauty and artistry of the historic
of firm, Wadia Newman Designs LLC, based in Louisville, Kentucky.
over 100 copyrights on renderings of Kentucky's historic Architecture.
sold in specialty stores and Historic Home gift shops throughout
Architect, specializing in Historic Renovations.
- Board Member
of Louisville Historical League.
of the Louisville Convention + Visitors Bureau.
of the Kentucky Arts Council, Visual Arts at the Market program.
of the Louisville Craftsmen Guild.
of Main Street Association, Louisville, Kentucky.
of Kentucky, Arizona State University. Bachelors of Architecture
Architect, State of California.
- Travelled extensively through the United States, Europe, Scandinavia, and Asia.
to Finland with Pratt Institute to study works by Alvar Aalto.
- Knowledge of and sensitivity to historical and regional architecture utilized in design.
in "Restaurant and Hotel Design International, 1992".
Designer for the $50 million Westin Mission Hills resort in
Rancho Mirage, California.