November 18th, 2013

Walter H. Lewis, 85, of Champaign died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. He was born Aug. 28, 1928, in Fairmount, to Walter H. and Mildred (Stultz) Lewis. He married Mary Read on Dec. 24, 1950, in Bloomington. She survives in Champaign, along with two daughters, Dianne (Bernie) McNamara of Lexington and Jane Compton of Bloomington; six grandchildren, Austin (Tracy) McNamara of Bloomington, Cameron McNamara and Evan McNamara of Lexington, Jordan McNamara of Bloomington, Kelley (fiancé Brien Kinsella) NcNamara of Towanda and Preston McNamara of Colfax.

November 18th, 2013

Dell Upton
Professor of Architectural History
University of California, Los Angeles

Lecture: Monday, November 18, 2013
5:30 pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

an Alan K. and Leonarda F. Laing Memorial Lecture

November 11th, 2013

Eva Franch
Director, Storefront for Art and Architecture
Principal, OOAA

Lecture: Monday, November 11, 2013
5:30pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

sponsored by the School of Architecture Annual Fund

November 04th, 2013

There has been a date change for two of our lectures. On Mon, Nov. 11th EVA FRANCH will lecture here at the Illinois School of Architecture, with DELL UPTON lecturing on Mon, Nov. 18th.

October 31st, 2013

Dan Wheeler, FAIA
Principal, Wheeler Kearns Architects, Chicago
Professor, UIC School of Architecture

Lecture: Thursday, October 31, 2013
2:00pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

Alden Orput Endowment Practice Series

October 30th, 2013

Massimo Lepore
Partner/Senior Architect, tamassociati

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Lecture: 5:30 pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall

October 21st, 2013

Seth Wolfe is an Associate Principal and leader of Arup’s New Jersey office with over 18 years of experience. He has extensive multi-disciplinary design and management experience involving a wide variety of complex buildings and sculptures with a focus on developing structures that enhance the project's architecture through innovative use of materials and sustainable design.

Monday, October 21, 2013
5:00 P.M. – Reception: Atrium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall
5:30 P.M. – Lecture: Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall

October 16th, 2013

Prof. Emeritus Paul Armstrong and Associate Professor Paul Kapp received the 2013 Historic Preservation Book prize for their book SynergiCity: Reinventing the Postindustrial City. This award is given by the University of Mary Washington Center for Historic Preservation to a new book which it deems has made the most significant contribution to the intellectual vitality of historic preservation in America.

October 16th, 2013

Associate Professor Paul Kapp was named a Fulbright Scholar for the 2013-2014 academic year. Kapp will be in residence at the University of Birmingham Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage in the United Kingdom.

October 16th, 2013

Associate Professor Heather Minor was named a Fellow of the National Humanities Center for the 2013-14 academic year. Her research will concentrate on Giovanni Battista Piranesi.