Adjunct Professor Dr. Francesca Torello and Associate Professor Joshua Bard published an article in the journal Dialectic, issue VI: Craft - The Art of Making Architecture describing the development of Plaster ReCast, a mixed reality app designed to enhance visitor experience at museum plaster cast collections.
The MAAD (CMU-PUM) research video "Free-Oriented Additive Manufacturing" was accepted to the 2018 Association for Robotics in Architecture Conference (Rob|Arch) call for videos and presented at the conference at the ETH in Zurich this past week. This video depicts a novel additive manufacturing application of fused deposition modeling on varying spatial conditions, deposition direction, and geometry to adapt to complex infrastructure conditions.
Associate Professor Joshua Bard presented two papers reflecting the ongoing contributions of the School of Architecture in the fields of robotic construction and additive manufacturing at the ETH in Zurich for the 2018 Association for Robotics in Architecture Conference (Rob|Arch).
The SoA's B.Arch program achieved a ranking of #11 overall in the 2018-19 DesignIntelligence Survey of Architecture Schools, and placed top-ten in 9 of 12 focus areas. Professor & Head Stephen Lee was also named one of the 25 Most Admired Educators this year.
The recently released Public Interest Design Education Guidebook: Curricula, Strategies, and SEED Academic Case Studies (2018) presents the pedagogical framework and collective curriculum necessary to teach public interest designers and features the work of the UDBS and PROJECT RE_.
The School of Architecture welcomes Professor Mine Ozkar, who is joining the SoA's Computational Design Laboratory as a visiting scholar for the 2018-2019 academic year.
The Code Lab, Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, and Metro 21 collaborate to use computation to understand how pedestrians use Market Square in order to inform future planning decisions.
The street-level, immersive, and interactive experience allows city planners to develop plans quickly, make changes, and share their ideas with the public.
Congratulations to Stefan Gruber and his team, recipients of a Graham Foundation grant for the upcoming exhibition An Atlas of Commoning.
Both current and incoming international M.Arch students are now eligible to extend their F-1 visas for up to three years after graduation in order to work in the United States.
Assistant Professor Ömer T. Karaguzel, PhD, WELL AP recently presented the CBPD's research on thermal comfort during the 3rd International Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference in Ft. Lauderdale.
The School of Architecture is pleased to announce that Dan Burdzy (B.Arch ‘13) has been selected as the winner of the 2018 Delbert Highlands Travel Fellowship
Yujie Xu has been named a 2017-18 Steinbrenner Fellow by the Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research at CMU.
Professors Josh Bard and Francesca Torello's new augmented reality app ReCast launched 1 November in the Carnegie Museum of Art's Copy + Paste: Hall of Architecture exhibition -- and it's been making the news.
The SoA has reintroduced its Master of Architecture (M.Arch) degree program to provide a studio-based, first professional degree program to educate tomorrow's leaders in architecture-related careers.
Vote for UDBS short film RE_DEMPTION: A Wall that Unites in AIA I Look Up Film Challenge People's Choice Award through 6 October 2017.
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.
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.
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.