May 10th, 2017

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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May 09th, 2017

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). 

May 08th, 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. 

May 05th, 2017

David William Davis, age 74, died peacefully on Friday, April 28, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri. 

May 04th, 2017

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/ 

May 01st, 2017

Xavier Vancells 

Associate Professor, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Barcelona Tech
XVA Architects, Barcelona 
 
April 28th, 2017

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.

April 28th, 2017

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/

April 24th, 2017

A new book by Clinical Associate Professor Randall Deutsch has just been published titled, "Convergence: The Redesign of Design (AD 2017)".

April 24th, 2017

Lecturer David Emmons recently collaborated with former ISoA exchange student Claire Gaspin on a competition entry entitled "The Summit" which was awarded a “Finalist Mention” in the Castle Resort Competition, sponsored by Y.A.C. (Young Architects Competitions). The international competition asked designers to envision a visitor's resort among the ruins of a 12th century castle in Roccamandolfi, Italy.

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