Announcing: Buildings & Cities Special Issue Guest editors: Alison Kwok (University of Oregon) and Fionn Stevenson (University of Sheffield) Deadline for abstract submission: 07 November 2019 https://www.buildingsandcities.org/calls-for-papers/education-and-training-mainstreaming-zero-carbon.html Built environment education is at a critical juncture to ensure that the workforce has the capacities and capabilities to rapidly decarbonise built environments and reduce environmental degradation, for … Continue reading Call for Papers, special issue : Education and Training: mainstreaming zero carbon
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
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
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
ARCC is happy to provide the following summary of our activities during the 2018-2019 academic year. We would like ot thank our member schools and everyone who participated in any of those activities: During 2018-2019, ARCC was happy to welcome eight new member institutions including Cal Poly Pomona, Clemson University, Kennesaw State University, Laurentian University, … Continue reading ARCC 2018-2019 Summary of Activities
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
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
The 2019 ARCC Conference in Toronto, hosted by Ryerson University, took place May 29th – June 1st. Browse this photo gallery to take a look at the conference attendees and daily activities.
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
The annual membership meeting for ARCC took place at the Toronto conference. The meeting discussed this year’s awards, upcoming conferences, the conference repository, and the elections for the board of directors. You can read the full slides here.
Professor Linda Groat, the 2019 recipient of the ARCC James Haecker Distinguished Leadership Award, recorded this talk in acknowledgment of the award.
ARCC 2019 Best Paper and Best Poster Awards ARCC is happy to announce the recipients of the Best Paper and Best Poster Awards for ARCC 2019: The Best Paper Awards recipient is Jae Yong Suk, University of Texas at San Antonio, for his paper titled: “Can Hourly-Based Annual Daylighting Simulations Predict Daylight Availability in Dynamic … Continue reading ARCC 2019 Best Paper and Best Poster Awards
ARCC is delighted to announce our 2019-2020 Board of Directors, elected during the ARCC 2019 Conference in Toronto: President: Hazem Rashed-Ali, The University of Texas at San Antonio. Vice President/President-Elect: Chris Jarrett, University of North Carolina Charlotte. Treasurer: Saif Haq, Texas Tech University. Secretary: Adil Sharag-Eldin, Kent State University. Past President: Michelle Rinehart, Georgia Institute of Technology. … Continue reading 2019-2020 ARCC Board of Directors Announced
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
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
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
The nominations for the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC) Board of Directors are in. 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 of office. All terms start on October 1 through September … Continue reading ARCC BOARD 2019-20 NOMINATIONS
Get ready for the International VELUX Award 2020! Calling all architecture students! It is time to start thinking about your daylight projects, because the International VELUX Award 2020 is launching for the 9th time with the theme “light of tomorrow”. The biennial award challenges students to explore how daylight influences architecture by thinking outside of … Continue reading International VELUX Award 2020
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 (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
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)