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Architect offers insight into San Diego skyline

DEL MAR — Reserve your seat now for the Del Mar Foundation Talk by Rob Wellington Quigley, architect and designer of San Diego’s new Central Library from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 30 at Powerhouse Community Center, 1658 Coast Blvd.From inception to completion, learn the inside story of the library’s skyline-altering design, the role it will play in the city, and highlights of key Quigley projects in North County.

Quigley has influenced San Diego’s architectural landscape for more than 35 years with projects including the Early Childhood Education Center, UCSD, (1995), the Little Italy Neighborhood Development and San Diego Harborfront (1998), the Balboa Park Activity Center (1999), and the New Children’s Museum (2008). A selection of North County works includes The Solana Beach Transit Station (1995), the Gilman Mixed-Use Parking Structure at UCSD (2000), as well as single-family homes in Del Mar.

DMF Talks, the Del Mar Foundation’s version of TED Talks, draws its speakers from the bench of locally-based creative, intellectual and scientific leaders. Launched in 2012, DMF Talks aims to entertain, inspire, and educate the Del Mar community through a series of free presentations.

For more information about the Del Mar Foundation, visit