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CALL FOR PAPERS informa #13

CALL FOR PAPERS informa #13 ‘Urban Disruptors’ informa is the peer-reviewed journal of the University of Puerto Rico School of Architecture. Initially conceived as a professional architecture magazine from 2001-2015, since its 11th issue it has been reformatted as an academic publication. The journal publishes commissioned and peer-reviewed articles about architecture, urbanism, and spatial theory. The … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS informa #13

ARCC-EAAE International Conference in Valencia – Call for abstracts

The call for submissions for the EAAE-ARCC 2020 Conference is now out. the conference will be hosted by the Universitat Politecnica De Valencia from June 10-13, 2020. Authors are invited to submit their abstracts for either papers or posters in any of the eight thematic areas under the umbrella of this edition’s topic: “The architect and … Continue reading ARCC-EAAE International Conference in Valencia – Call for abstracts

2019 Reynolds Symposium: Education by Design

Take a fieldtrip and come to Portland for the week! Register soon, see details below. Less than two months away – we hope that you can join this year’s Reynolds Symposium in Portland at the White Stag Building, October 18-20, 2019, focusing on architectural education and the urgency of schools to address the multiple challenges facing our current … Continue reading 2019 Reynolds Symposium: Education by Design

Head of the School of Architecture at Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University is inviting applications for the position of Head of the School of Architecture. The School of Architecture (SoA) provides deep immersion in the discipline of architecture, intensified by the broader Carnegie Mellon culture of interdisciplinary innovation and creative inquiry at the intersection of art and technology. Our undergraduate and graduate degree programs … Continue reading Head of the School of Architecture at Carnegie Mellon University

BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE Symposium Submission Deadline Extended to August 7th

BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE Simulation-based and data-driven methodologies in environmental research Extended abstract submission deadline extended to August 7th 4th International Symposium of the PhD Program at IIT College of Architecture in collaboration with the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC). November 15-17, 2019 R. Crown Hall, IIT Campus, Chicago, IL Submission link: https://www.conftool.net/IIT-ARCC-PHD Submissions must have a graduate … Continue reading BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE Symposium Submission Deadline Extended to August 7th

Call for Submissions: 2019 AIA Upjohn Research Initiative Grants

The Upjohn program funds up to six research grants of $15,000-$30,000 per recipient annually for projects completed in a 6- to 18-month period. Research should be relevant and applicable to practicing architects. Upjohn Research grant funding will be allocated to projects related to AIA’s priorities for 2019. These include a drive toward design that helps … Continue reading Call for Submissions: 2019 AIA Upjohn Research Initiative Grants

ARCC 2019 Conference Keynote Presentations

Matti Siemiatycki is Canada Research Chair in Infrastructure Planning and Finance, and the Interim Director of the School of Cities at the University of Toronto. His work focuses on delivering large-scale infrastructure projects, public-private partnerships, and the effective integration of infrastructure into the fabric of cities. His recent studies explore the value for money of … Continue reading ARCC 2019 Conference Keynote Presentations

BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE SYMPOSIUM

BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE Simulation-based and data-driven methodologies in environmental research 4th International Symposium of the PhD Program at IIT College of Architecture in collaboration with the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC). November 15-17, 2019 R. Crown Hall, IIT Campus, Chicago, IL The aim of this symposium is to bring together faculty and Ph.D. students, candidates, and recent … Continue reading BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE SYMPOSIUM

ENQ Special Edition: Urban data assemblage – Call for papers

Special Edition: Urban data assemblage Guest Editor: S. Carta Call for Papers In the contemporary digital and physical urban context, people, the built environment and software have a common purpose: the production and management of data. This occurs through the agency of three different entities: individuals produce and consume data both consciously and unconsciously by … Continue reading ENQ Special Edition: Urban data assemblage – Call for papers

ACSA 108TH Annual Meeting – Call for Submissions and Reviewers

Application Deadline: June 5, 2019 ACSA is restructuring the Annual Meeting and implementing changes that better support the needs of architecture faculty and enhance architectural education and research. With these updates, ACSA aims to create a more inclusive, transparent, and impactful event that elevates, addresses, and disseminates knowledge on pressing concerns in society through the … Continue reading ACSA 108TH Annual Meeting – Call for Submissions and Reviewers

Princeton CTI’s Research Workshops on Religion and the Built Environment

Call for Applications Center of Theological Inquiry, Princeton, NJ The Architecture, Culture, and Spirituality Forum (ACSF) would like to invite ARCC members to consider applying for the resident scholar program at the Center of Theological Inquiry in Princeton, NJ. Two research workshops will be conducted during 2020-2021 under the theme of Religion and the Built Environment (one in … Continue reading Princeton CTI’s Research Workshops on Religion and the Built Environment

Call for Papers – Symmetry and Islamic Aesthetics: Re/Constructing the Aleppo Minbar

Call for Papers (due 1 May 2019) An Interdisciplinary Panel Symmetry and Islamic Aesthetics: Re/Constructing the Aleppo Minbar Organized by Rima Ajlouni, University of Utah, and Carol Bier, Graduate Theological Union The envisioned interdisciplinary and multidimensional panel seeks to address the simultaneity of symmetry and asymmetry in the cultural dynamics of the Aleppo minbar, with particular focus … Continue reading Call for Papers – Symmetry and Islamic Aesthetics: Re/Constructing the Aleppo Minbar

NSF-funded National Workshop on Architectural Faculty in Environmental Sustainability Research (WAFES)

We are delighted to announce the first National Workshop on Architectural Faculty in Environmental Sustainability Research (WAFES). This workshop is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), and will be the first Workshop sponsored by the NSF developed specifically for Architectural Faculty. All workshop participants will be covered by a reimbursement of up to $1,000. The Workshop … Continue reading NSF-funded National Workshop on Architectural Faculty in Environmental Sustainability Research (WAFES)

ARCC Board call for nominations – Deadline Extended

Deadline extended to April 15   The Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC) is soliciting nominations for the organization’s Board of Directors. Available positions include: Secretary, Treasurer, and four at large directors.  All ARCC board members serve for a term of one year except for the President and Vice President who each have a two-year term … Continue reading ARCC Board call for nominations – Deadline Extended

ARCC at the 107th Meeting of the ACSA in Pittsburgh

In his final essay, written while on life-support and published posthumously, the prolific architectural critic, Reyner Banham, attempted to draw a distinction between architecture and other modes of design.  Banham’s essay likened the discipline of architecture to a black box – a device known only through its inputs and outputs, but never through its content. … Continue reading ARCC at the 107th Meeting of the ACSA in Pittsburgh

2019 ARCC Dissertation Awards

Award Winner: Dr. Clarissa Rhomberg Clarissa Rhomberg is Post Doc Researcher at the Institute of Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein. Her research focus lies on the impact and meaning of socially responsible behaviour for architects, planners and firms in international construction practice. She also works in the fields of sustainable urban development, social inequality, working migrants, … Continue reading 2019 ARCC Dissertation Awards

THIRD KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR ARCC 2019 – VIVIAN LOFTNESS

Vivian Loftness, FAIA, LEEDAP, is an internationally renowned researcher, author and educator focused on environmental design and sustainability, climate and regionalism in architecture, and the integration of advanced building systems for health and productivity.  In addition to eight book chapters and over 100 journal articles, she edited the Reference Encyclopedia Sustainable Built Environments, released by … Continue reading THIRD KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR ARCC 2019 – VIVIAN LOFTNESS