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Enquiry 2016 Edition: Call for Articles

Vol 13, No 1 (2016) Submission deadline July 3, 2016 Submission process Online (authors must register with journal website) Enquiry: The ARCC Journal of Architectural Research would like to extend a Call for Articles for the 2016 edition of the journal. Enquiry is indexed by the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals, Worldcat, OAIster, and Google … Continue reading Enquiry 2016 Edition: Call for Articles

ARCC King Student Medal Program 2015-2016

The Architectural Research Centers Consortium is pleased to announce the seventeenth annual: ARCC | King Student Medal for Excellence in Architectural + Environmental Design Research Named in honor of the late Jonathan King, co-founder and first president of the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC), this award will be given to one student per ARCC member … Continue reading ARCC King Student Medal Program 2015-2016

MIT Team Wins Hyperloop Pod Design Competition

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) engineering students won the first round of the design and build category at the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Design Weekend at Texas A&M that took place  January 29 – 30, 2016. Over 100 teams participated in the design weekend. The event was co-sponsored by Hyperloop Technologies and SpaceX. The MIT team … Continue reading MIT Team Wins Hyperloop Pod Design Competition

Casciato Named Getty Research Institute’s New Architecture Curator

Maristella Casciato, former associate director of research at the Canadian Centre for Architecture and expert on 20th century European architecture, has been named the Getty Research Institute’s new Senior Curator of Architectural Collections. “Maristella Casciato is an exceptionally accomplished scholar.  Her wide-ranging interests such as recent in-depth research into architecture of postcolonial India and non-Western contributions to city planning will … Continue reading Casciato Named Getty Research Institute’s New Architecture Curator

Alejandro Aravena Awarded Pritzker Prize

Alejandro Aravena of Chile has been selected as the 2016 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate. He becomes the 41st laureate of the Pritzker Prize, the first Pritzker Laureate from Chile, and the fourth from Latin America, after Luis Barragán (1980), Oscar Niemeyer (1988), and Paulo Mendes da Rocha (2006). The 48-year-old Aravena is an architect based … Continue reading Alejandro Aravena Awarded Pritzker Prize

2015 Edition of Enquiry Released

Enquiry is pleased to present its 2015 edition of the journal. Readers can find articles focused on topics of architectural research by Dalia Hafiz, Lubomir Savov Popov, Gary David, Brandon Richard Ro, Julio Bermudez, Ute Christa Besenecker, Ted Krueger, and Sara Khorshidifard. You can find the new edition of Enquiry here: http://arcc-journal.org/index.php/arccjournal/issue/current A new call … Continue reading 2015 Edition of Enquiry Released

Top 200 Periodicals in the Scholarship of Architecture

This link or the QR code should access an Excel spreadsheet of (arguably) the top periodicals and conferences in architecture, interior architecture, and industrial design. The University of Houston College of Architecture faculty put together a list to annually evaluate their college’s three degree programs. Leonard Bachman, a professor at UHCoA wrote: “The list started … Continue reading Top 200 Periodicals in the Scholarship of Architecture

Clinton Addresses Architects

Former President Bill Clinton delivered a keynote address at the American Institute of Architects’ annual national convention. The 42nd president of the United States—who after introductions bounced spryly onto the stage—addressed a crowd of approximately 7,000 architecture professionals in the Georgia World Expo Center in downtown Atlanta, touching on a number of daunting global issues … Continue reading Clinton Addresses Architects

Mies van der Rohe Prize Announcement

The Philharmonic Hall of Szczecin in Szczecin, Poland by Barozzi/Veiga is the 2015 winner of the Mies van der Rohe Award by European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture. Initiated in 1987 by The European Commission and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe, the biennial €60,000 prize is one of the highest-ranking prizes in European architecture. It recognizes projects … Continue reading Mies van der Rohe Prize Announcement

Symposium: Forum for Architecture, Culture and Spirituality

Nature and the Ordinary: Sacred Foundations of Architecture, Culture and Spirituality (7th Annual Symposium of the Forum for Architecture, Culture and Spirituality) Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, USA. Symposium Date:  June 18-21, 2015 Submissions Deadline: January 19, 2015 Website: http://www.acsforum.org/symposium2015/ The Forum for Architecture, Culture and Spirituality invites participation in its Seventh Annual Symposium. ACS 7 will take … Continue reading Symposium: Forum for Architecture, Culture and Spirituality

ARCC 38-2 Summer 2014

Year 38, Issue 2 | Summer 2014 Contents CONFERENCE AND PAPER CALLS ARCC 2015 Conference Research in architecture, design and the built environment is currently diversifying and reaching new directions. Technological changes, such as new materials, construction techniques and design representations, have accelerated the need for research within design disciplines. Today, research is more important … Continue reading ARCC 38-2 Summer 2014

NEWSLETTER 38-1

 ARCC Newsletter 38-1 Spring 2014 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Keith Diaz Moore, PhD, AIA (University of Kansas) ARCC President JOURNAL, CONFERENCE AND PAPER CALLS CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ENQUIRY,/The ARCC Journal Architectural Research extends a call for submissions for the 2014 edition of the journal, Vol 11, No 1 (2014). The submission deadline is August 1, 2014. Full … Continue reading NEWSLETTER 38-1

Call for Papers/Workshops: The 6th Annual Symposium of Architectural Research/2014 The Annual NAF Symposium

  The 6th Annual Symposium of Architectural Research 2014 & The Annual NAAR Symposium   Theme: Designing and Planning the Built Environment for Human Well-Being   October 23rd to 25th, 2014 Oulu School of Architecture University of Oulu Finland   Call for Papers Call for Workshop Proposals   Call for Papers and Workshop proposals also … Continue reading Call for Papers/Workshops: The 6th Annual Symposium of Architectural Research/2014 The Annual NAF Symposium