Professor Emerita Joy Malnar’s new article “The 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial: The State of Sensory Design” was published in Sensory Arts and Design.
Jeanne Gang was selected as the recipient of the 2017 Louis Kahn Memorial Award, established by the Philadelphia Center for Architecture and Design.
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Professor Kathryn Anthony, our longest-serving female faculty member, has just completed her 33rd year at the Illinois School of Architecture and is the author of a new book, ten years in the making, "Defined by Design: The Surprising Power of Hidden Gender, Age, and Body Bias in Everyday Products and Places" (Prometheus Books, 2017).
In the latest issue of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) Journal, Professor Emeritus Mir Ali and Helmut Jahn were interviewed on the topic of "DEBATING TALL: Replace or Augment Chicago's Thompson Center?" for their opposing views on the subject.
David William Davis, age 74, died peacefully on Friday, April 28, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri.
On Wednesday, May 3, 2017, the Obamas unveiled the plans for the Obama Presidential Center. Illinois School of Architecture alumna Dina Griffin (BSAS 1986) president of (IDEA) Interactive Design Architects, partnered with (TWBTA) Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects who led the team that designed the center.
See more about the unveiling here: http://chicago.suntimes.com/entertainment/the-obama-center-design-sleek-modern/
Associate Professor Kevin Erickson has been invited to serve on the jury for The Quad Competition, hosted by What’s IN and sponsored by Stantec’s R&D fund. http://www.thisiswhatsin.com/quad/
Associate Professor Kevin Erickson and his co-curators lectured at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation on April 4, discussing their project 5x5 Participatory Provocations.