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Meyer Davis Wins 2017 James Beard Design Award for Best Restaurant Design

Jun 25th, 2017

Meyer Davis Wins 2017 James Beard Design Award for Best Restaurant Design

Adding to their considerable list of awards and accolades, Meyer Davis received the 2017 James Beard Design Award for Best Restaurant Design (76 seats and over) for

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Cheryl Morgan Wins Alabama Governor’s Arts Award

Jun 25th, 2017

Cheryl Morgan Wins Alabama Governor’s Arts Award

On May 24, the Alabama State Council on the Arts honored former Auburn University Urban Studio Director, Cheryl Morgan, with the Governor’ (...)

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Krumdieck Named Director of the College of Architecture, Design and Construction’s Urban Studio

Jun 11th, 2017

Krumdieck Named Director of the College of Architecture, Design and Construction’s Urban Studio

Vini Nathan, Dean and McWhorter Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture Design and Construction, is pleased to announce that Alex Krumdieck has been named Associate Clinical Professor of Practice and Director of the Urban Studio in Birmingham, AL (...)

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Christian Dagg Named Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Jun 11th, 2017

Christian Dagg Named Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

The School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture welcomes Christian Dagg as the new school head this fall. Dean Vini Nathan is pleased to announce that Dagg will serve a three-year term beginning August 16, 2017. “Christian brings (...)

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Freear Receives Prestigious Loeb Fellowship

May 28th, 2017

Freear Receives Prestigious Loeb Fellowship

Wiatt Professor and Rural Studio Director Andrew Freear has been selected as a recipient of a Loeb Fellowship at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University for the 2017–2018 academic year.

 

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Rural Studio Celebrates Openings

May 14th, 2017

Rural Studio Celebrates Openings

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Two Auburn Architecture Alumni Inducted into the 2017 AIA College of Fellows

Apr 30th, 2017

Two Auburn Architecture Alumni Inducted into the 2017 AIA College of Fellows

Two Auburn architecture alumni were among the 184 elevated to the American Institute of Architects prestigious 2017 College of Fellows: C. Dinos Liollio, FAIA, LEED AP (Chapter: AIA South Carolina, Firm: Liollio Architecture) and Michael J. Malone, FAI (...)

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Architecture Alumni and Friends Create the Gaines Blackwell Endowment for Interior Architecture

Apr 22nd, 2017

Architecture Alumni and Friends Create the Gaines Blackwell Endowment for Interior Architecture

To commemorate the 90_20 interior design/interior architecture program anniversary, several former students have established an endowment in honor of one of the program’s most beloved professors, Gaines Blackwell. The Founders of the Gaines Black (...)

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Landscape Architecture Reunion

Apr 9th, 2017

Landscape Architecture Reunion

The School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture will host an alumni reunion for all landscape architecture graduates on the weekend of April 14–15. The reunion activities will include a lecture by Jack Williams, Emeritus Professor (...)

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Auburn Spotlight: Tyler Tidwell ’16 

Mar 12th, 2017

Auburn Spotlight: Tyler Tidwell ’16 

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ARIA 90_20 Anniversary

Mar 5th, 2017

ARIA 90_20 Anniversary

Ninety years ago, one of the first interior design programs in the United States was created within Alabama Polytechnic Institute’s School of Architecture and Applied Arts. Twenty years ago, that program was renamed Interior Architecture to bette (...)

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CADC Mourns Loss of Christian Rushing

Feb 19th, 2017

CADC Mourns Loss of Christian Rushing

Chattanooga urban design leader and CADC Community Planning alumnus, Christian Rushing, died Wednesday, February 1. He was 44 years old. He was a native of Montgomery, Alabama who spent his career practicing urban design in Chattanooga. He served as ex (...)

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LeBleu Selected as ASLA Professional Awards Research Category Jurist

Jan 15th, 2017

LeBleu Selected as ASLA Professional Awards Research Category Jurist

Charlene LeBleu, FASLA, Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, has been selected to be a Research Category Jurist for the 2017 American Society of Landscape Architecture Professional Awards. ASLA juries represe (...)

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APLA Alumna Appointed to Design Museum Foundation Board of Directors

Jan 15th, 2017

APLA Alumna Appointed to Design Museum Foundation Board of Directors

Elizabeth Lowery, a 1983 interior architecture alumna, has been appointed to the Design Museum Foundation Board of Directors. The Design Museum Foundation is a national nonprofit design museum with branches in Boston, San Francisco, and Portland, Orego (...)

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Auburn Spotlight: David Hinson

Jan 8th, 2017

Auburn Spotlight: David Hinson

"We’re known around the world as a program that produces well-rounded students with an amazing work ethic." View the article here.

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Overcrowded Sites and Unexpected Voids: The Extremes of Tourism in Iceland and the Faroe Islands

Dec 5th, 2016

Overcrowded Sites and Unexpected Voids: The Extremes of Tourism in Iceland and the Faroe Islands

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Danielle Willkens, Assistant Professor of Architecture, chronicles her travels as the 2015 H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellow. Willkens, an architectural designer and historian, is investigating the impact of tourism and environmental changes on cultura (...)

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LeBleu Named Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Oct 30th, 2016

LeBleu Named Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Charlene LeBleu, FASLA, will serve as the Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture effective January 1, 2017, announced Vini Nathan, Dean and McWhorter Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture, Design and Cons (...)

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Marlon Blackwell Architects Receives Top Design Honor

Oct 2nd, 2016

Marlon Blackwell Architects Receives Top Design Honor

Architect: The Journal of the American Institute of Architects has named Marlon Blackwell Architects “The Top Firm in Design” in its annual Architect 50 ranking. This year, 136 firms qualified to participate in the Architect 50 pro (...)

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Rural Studio Installation at Venice Biennale

Sep 11th, 2016

Rural Studio Installation at Venice Biennale

Hanging spring-coil beds, insulation panels stacked as benches, and a handful of projected video stories make up “The Theater of the useFULL,” Rural Studio’s installation at the prestigious Venice Biennale, where they are the only U.S (...)

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Finn Chosen for Visiting Artist/Visiting Scholar Program at the American Academy in Rome

Sep 11th, 2016

Finn Chosen for Visiting Artist/Visiting Scholar Program at the American Academy in Rome

J. Scott Finn, Associate Professor in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, has been accepted into the American Academy in Rome’s Visiting Artist/ Visiting Scholar program this fall. The American Academy in Rome “ (...)

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