2016 Delbert Highlands Travel Fellowship award winner Louisa Jáuregui studied the history and culture of the allotment gardens in Leipzig, Germany. Applications for the next round of funding due 31 Oct at 5:00pm EST.
Join us Monday, 2 October for My Architecture: A Discussion on Architectural Careers in the Creative Arts featuring a panel discussion on the diversity of career trajectories possible following the powerful experience and foundation of an architectural education; reception to follow.
Recent School of Architecture graduate Sophie Riedel curated and contributed work to the exhibition Petrochemical America: From Cancer Alley to Toxic Valley as a continuation of her senior thesis project.
The Computational Design: Practices, Histories, Infrastructures symposium will examine computation as a subject of both scholarly and creative inquiry in design. Register in advance to attend this free event.
Recent Delbert Highlands Travel Fellowship award winner Louisa Jáuregui will present her project A German Paradigm for Reexamining Residual Urban Spaces during the School of Architecture First Day Assembly on Monday, 28 August 2017. The project will be exhibited during the all-school BBQ following the First Day Assembly. The events are open to all SoA faculty, students, alumni, and staff.
School of Architecture Assistant Professor Stefan Gruber and Master of Urban Design students Yidan Gong and Chun Zheng have been awarded a CMU UPLift Challenge Grant to implement a dedicated space for outdoor naps on the CMU campus.
After more than 32 years serving as the Director of the School of Architecture SHOP, Scott Smith has handed the reigns over to Jon Holmes. Scott will be returning for the 2017-18 academic year as an adjunct faculty member.
Adjunct Faculty member Christine Mondor’s Millvale Ecodistrict Pivot Plan has been awarded Silver in the National Planning Achievement Award for Environmental Planning from the American Planning Association.
A team of five Carnegie Mellon students, including AECM Master's students Ankur Dobriyal, Shivam Mathur and Ruchika Dhar, were recently named finalists in the 4th Annual Synchro Software University Challenge.
Assistant Professor of Architecture Dr. Daniel Cardoso Llach has just been announced as the recipient of a grant from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts. The award will support the forthcoming exhibition Designing the Computational Image + Imagining Computational Design.
The Deller Prize in Sustainable Architecture and Real Estate has been established by the Deller family of Quito, Ecuador to encourage architecture students to pursue non-traditional career paths, specifically to grow their skills in the specialty of design, construction and sustainability under the umbrella of the real estate business.
Ecologics is a design-research seminar that investigates adaptive dynamic behaviors inspired by natural processes and biomimetics as a basis for design ideas and argues for built environment as part of larger planetary ecology. Please join us at the final review and exhibit of the work that the students have been pursuing during the spring semester.
B.Arch student Kelly Li has been awarded the Gelfand Student Service Award from Carnegie Mellon University recognizing a student’s commitment to society through participation in service learning courses and educational outreach activities that positively impact the community beyond the walls of CMU.
This past month, the School of Architecture’s outreach program Architecture Explorations hosted a Celebration of Work during the final session of the Saturday Sequence program, where program participants had the opportunity to present their work in the presence of family and friends.
Daragh Byrne received a grant through the ProSEED/Simon Initiative Seed Grant program for his proposal entitled “Scaling The Gallery: A tool to support applied maker-based education through Project Documentation and Distributed Critique”; the funding will support the IDeATe Gallery.