Join us for the 2019 EX-CHANGE year-end show celebrating the work of the SoA from 1st year to PhD. On view May 6-7, 2019 with reception Tuesday, May 7 from 6-9pm.
Join us as the finalists of the George W. Anderson, Jr. Award present Pecha Kucha presentations of their work to fellow graduate students and the review team during a lunch event on Tuesday, 26 March 2019 from 12:00-1:00pm in MMCH 203.
Louis Becker, design principal and partner at Henning Larsen Architecture in Copenhagen, will present the firm’s design approach and methodology, and how the combination of quantitative research, artistic emphasis, and social responsibility defines their work.
CMU School of Architecture Fifth-Years to showcase work of Thesis, the final year studio where architectural ideas are developed to operate critically within the discipline. During the exhibition at the Miller ICA, students will present their work for discussion and critique.
Assistant Professor Stefan Gruber to deliver the lecture “Commoning the City” at the University of Toronto on Friday, 15 March 2019 as part of a series of guest lectures at the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design.
Commencement Weekend is May 18-19, 2019. Information is now available to help graduates prepare for the weekend's festivities, including more information and important upcoming deadlines.
As head designer for CMU's annual Lunar Gala fashion show, Zain Islam-Hashmi has created his niche as an architect of fashion, who creates clothing and wardrobe ensembles with materials like resin, cement, and plexiglass. He has taken advantage of opportunities at CMU and around the world and has shaped them into something unique.
SoA faculty Don Carter will be a panelist at CMU Energy Week 2019 this March 25-28 hosted by the Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation.
In conjunction with the 107th ACSA Annual Meeting taking place in Pittsburgh from 28-30 March 2019, the exhibit Drawing for the Design Imaginary will be on display in the CFA Great Hall from March 23-30. It will then move to the Carnegie Museum of Art, Music Hall Foyer on Saturday, March 30 for the ACSA conference closing reception.
SoA faculty Don Carter and Christine Mondor will speak at the 10th Annual Sustainability Conference – “Smart Cities: Transforming Cities for a New Era” in Pittsburgh on March 6. Carter will deliver the keynote, titled “Smart Cities: A Global Perspective.”
Associate Professor Jeremy Ficca is co-chair of this year’s ACSA Annual Meeting taking place in Pittsburgh March 28-30, 2019. The event, titled Black Box: Articulating Architecture’s Core in the Post-Digital Era, will be hosted in conjunction with the SoA Spring Lecture Series and CRIT Live: AIAS Research Symposia.
Held in conjunction with the ACSA Annual Meeting, this research-based program supported by the AIA provides a platform for AIAS members to present research projects to their peers. Deadline to register is March 6, 2019.
Interchange: Connecting Creative Talent recruiting event is Thursday 21 February from 10:00am-1:00pm in the MMCH studios and fourth-floor labs and offices. Students interested in internships and/or full-time jobs are encouraged to attend.
Jeremy Smith, partner and design director at Irving Smith Architects in Nelson, New Zealand presents his talk "Soft Architecture: is being finished finished?"
Join us this semester for the next edition of Back2Front -- a series of discussions centered around our Spring 2019 Lecture Series.
Brad Samuels’ lecture entitled “Undisciplined” will present SITU’s research at the intersection of architecture, technology, and human rights. Highlighting a range of recent projects, this lecture will unpack the expanded agency of the architect within a highly interdisciplinary model of practice.
The work of Heather Bizon, 2018-19 Ann Kalla visiting professor at the CMU School of Architecture, examines how architecture can promote productive human interaction.
Lecturer Kipp Bradford presents “The Hot Earth Catalog: Solutions for a Warming Planet” discussing the solutions he has developed related to climate change and management of the impacts of climate change in his work with the MIT Media Lab.
Don Carter and Stefan Gruber will be speaking at “Mind the Gap: A one‐day symposium on the Future of Urban Design Education + Practice” at the AIA National Headquarters in Washington, DC on Friday 25 January.
Beatriz Colomina, Professor of Architecture and Founding Director of the Media and Modernity program at Princeton University, studies the influence of architecture and design on human health and wellbeing.