April 30th, 2019

pictured left to right: Gong Dong & Zhu Pei

The Illinois School of Architecture is proud to have Alumnus Gong Dong of Vector Architects as the 2019 Plym Distinguished Visiting Professor! 

Please join us for his public reception and lecture. 

April 18th, 2019

The title of the paper is “Building facade multi-objective optimization for daylight and aesthetical perception” about developing qualitative performance measure and using Multi-objective optimization to find a high-performance design in both qualitative and quantitative.

April 17th, 2019

How did modern architectural materials spread during the Twentieth Century? Lecturer Tait Johnson explores an underlying process in the upcoming paper entitled, "Enemies on the Same Side: Alcoa, Reynolds, and the Battle for Progress During WWII," recently accepted to the Construction History Society of America conference in May.

April 17th, 2019

ArchDaily spotlights the work of alumna (B.Arch '71) Carol Ross Barney, recipient of the 2019 Illinois Medal from the School of Architecture! 

April 17th, 2019

What started out as a great business idea is quickly turning into much more for ISoA & Gies College of Business dual degree alumnus Jordan Buckner (MBA ’14) 

April 17th, 2019

Jeanne Gang has been named by TIME among the 100 most influential people of 2019. "For Jeanne, architecture is not just a wondrous object. It’s a catalyst for change," writes Anna Deavere Smith. For more on the story, please visit bit.ly/2IDR9Ss


April 15th, 2019

Winka Dubbeldam

Founder, Archi-Tectonics
Lecture Title: 
"Protocities, Protobuilding, Prototypes"
April 15th, 2019

Professor Mohamed Boubekri is featured among an illustrious group of architects, engineers and researchers from all over the world in an upcoming a 6-part series documentary on skyscrapers titled "Building to the Sky" that is expected to be completed in 2019. 

April 12th, 2019

Marci S. Uihlein, P.E., Associate AIA, Associate Professor in the School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been named the Executive Editor of the journal Technology | Architecture + Design for Volumes 3 and 4. Uihlein was a founding editorial board member for TAD and served as Issue Editor for Volume 2, Issue 1 OPEN which was published in Spring 2018.

April 08th, 2019

Tabitha Tavolaro, P.E. 

Principal, Arup, New York
Lecture Title: