Associate Professor Paul Kapp received a Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities. His project is entitled Heritage and the Great Depression: How Historic Preservation Created the Old South.
Professor Slobodan (Danny) Ćurčić, died on Sunday December 3rd in Thessaloniki, Greece. He is survived by the mother of his children: Susanne Philippson of Kaufbeuren, Germany, his daughters: Danica (Matt) of Princeton, NJ, and Milica (Fred) of Lebanon, NH, and two grandchildren: Sophia and Natalie.
Meditation Hut III “Victor,” designed by Interim Director Jeffery Poss, FAIA, is featured in the dwell.com article “Six Tiny Outdoor Pavilions Inspired by Japanese Tearooms."
Meghna Majethiya, a graduate student in the Illinois School of Architecture, has been awarded the seventh annual Sean F. Mellon Memorial Scholarship by the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) New York Council. This year, applications were received from all over the world. Meghna was recently honored with the award at SARA’s annual Scholarship Dinner on November 7, 2017, at the Yale Club in New York City.
An exhibition of student work from ARCH 576-EXP: Experimental Envelopes is on display in the TBH West Gallery through December 9.
This graduate seminar, taught by Associate Professor Scott Murray, focuses on the theory, design, and analysis of building-envelope systems, with an emphasis on experimental approaches in the realms of energy performance, geometry, fabrication, and user experience.
Prof. Deutsch will be speaking on how AI, Machine Learning, and automation are transforming architecture & the future of design on January 8, 2018 at the Building Connections Congress 2018 in Washington DC http://bit.ly/2mwOMYg
The Illinois School of Architecture announces the competition for the 2017-2018 Francis J. Plym Traveling Fellowship in Architecture. The competition is open to graduates of the School of Architecture of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Please click HERE for application details.
The Illinois School of Architecture announces the competition for the 2017-2018 Clyde Lee and Cecilia Baker Traveling Fellowship. This fellowship is open to graduates who have received the Master of Architecture degree from the School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Please click HERE for application details.
Gaines Hall, an associate dean emeritus in the College of Fine and Applied Arts, received the 2017 Gold Medal Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects Illinois Council. The Gold Medal Honor Award is the organization’s highest honor, recognizing exemplary contributions to the discipline and profession of architecture.