October 16th, 2013

In June 2013, Assistant Professor Therese Tierney was awarded a 2013 Consulate General of France in San Francisco Smart and Digital Cities Fellowship as one of ten participants from academic, public and private sectors to attend the digital world festival Futur-en-Seine in Paris followed by the Innovative Cities Convention in Nice. Participants were selected based on the quality of their work on the use of new technologies and data to build the next generation of cities. Prof. Tierney presented a paper in Nice entitled “Cultural Infrastructure: From Museums to Mobile Apps.”

October 16th, 2013

David M. Chasco, FAIA, Professor and Director of the Illinois School of Architecture was honored by being named a Fellow at The American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention in Denver in June 2013. The Fellowship program was developed to elevate those architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society and who have achieved a standard of excellence in the profession. Election to fellowship not only recognizes the achievements of architects as individuals, but also their significant contribution to architecture and society on a national level.

October 16th, 2013

Assistant Professor Kenny Cupers edited volume Use Matters: An Alternative History of Architecture was just published by Routledge (2013).

October 16th, 2013

The Designers and Books website has listed Associate Professor Ralph Hammann’s latest book Creative Engineering, Architecture and Technology (DOM Publishers, Feb. 2013) as one of the ten most notable books on architecture for 2013.

September 23rd, 2013

Monday, September 23, 2013
5:30 P.M. - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium
Temple Hoyne Buell Hall 

Max Abramovitz Endowed Lecture

September 16th, 2013

Daniel J. Glenn, AIA
Principal, 7 Directions Architects/Planners

Lecture Title: "Transcending Tradition: Recent Works on Tribal Lands"
Monday, September 16, 2013
5:30 P.M. - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall 

August 21st, 2013

Inconvenient Heritage examines the processes and products of UNESCO’s inscription of Luang Prabang, Laos as a World Heritage Site.

August 19th, 2013

FALL 2013 LECTURE SERIES

All lectures begin at 5:30 PM in Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall, unless otherwise noted. All lectures are free and open to the public.

Daniel J. Glenn, FAIA
Principal, 7 Directions Architects/Planners
Lecture Title: TBA
Monday, September 16, 2013
5:30 P.M. - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium
Temple Hoyne Buell Hall

Max Abramovitz Endowed Lecture

August 06th, 2013

Associate Professor Joy Monice Malnar Publishes New Architecture on Indigenous Lands, was published by the University of Minnesota Press. 

New Architecture on Indigenous Lands

Tribal Architecture gets back to its Native roots - and becomes something new

July 29th, 2013

The School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce the winners of the Earl Prizes in Design (undergraduate) and the Graduate Awards for Design Excellence (graduate) for the Spring 2013 Semester. These awards recognize the outstanding student work completed in design studio courses at all levels of the curriculum.

Earl Prizes in Design
The Earl Prizes are funded with income from an endowment bequeathed by Edward C. Earl. Prizes are awarded for excellence in undergraduate design studios.

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