ACSA 2016 - 2017 Student Design Competition Here and Now Competition
T.F. Tierney will be speaking at the University of California Berkeley Center for New Media on Monday September 11th. On the following day, she will be leading a Smart Cities Symposium to be held at the San Francisco Planning & Urban Research Association [SPUR] open to design professionals as well as the public.
ARCHITECT Magazine featured Randy Deutsch’s latest book, Convergence, in an article titled "What Architects Should Know About 'Convergence"
Co-curated by Associate Professor Kevin Erickson, 5x5 Participatory Provocations opened July 11 at the Center for Architecture in New York City and will be on view until October 31, 2017. The exhibit has traveled to five venues in eighteen months - UIUC, Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative, RISD, OMI International Arts Center, and will be up for Archtober - New York City’s Architecture and Design Month.
Clinical Associate Professor Randy Deutsch will be delivering keynote at Convegno Internazionale, Italian Society of Science, Technology and Engineering of Architecture (ISTeA) 2017, Re-shaping the Construction Industry, in Firenze, Italy 14 e 15 Settembre, 2017 www.isteaweb.it
The journal article titled, "Universal Visible Sky Factor: A method for calculating the three-dimensional visible sky ratio" will be published in the October 2017 Volume 123 of Building and Environment. The journal develops a new method for calculating the visible sky ratio. It calculates the actual areas of obstacles in a 3D sky hemisphere. It improves the accuracy of the visible sky ratio without the distortion of obstructions.
The journal article can be downloaded for free at the link below for 50 days.
Professor Emerita Joy Malnar’s new article “The 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial: The State of Sensory Design” was published in Sensory Arts and Design.
Jeanne Gang was selected as the recipient of the 2017 Louis Kahn Memorial Award, established by the Philadelphia Center for Architecture and Design.
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Professor Kathryn Anthony, our longest-serving female faculty member, has just completed her 33rd year at the Illinois School of Architecture and is the author of a new book, ten years in the making, "Defined by Design: The Surprising Power of Hidden Gender, Age, and Body Bias in Everyday Products and Places" (Prometheus Books, 2017).