This spring, our Hypernatural Studio (taught by Blaine Brownell and Marc Swackhamer) will participate in the Biodesign Challenge. The BDC works with students, under the guidance of scientists, artists, and designers to progress the applications of biotechnology. We can't wait to see the work our studio puts out this spring! For more information on the BDC click the link above.
If you want to work for an amazing institution, and are well versed in representation and visualization practices with design, apply to become our newest Assistant Professor! Click the link for a detailed job description and more information!
For more information on the position, click the link for a detailed job description and job requirements!
The University of Saint Thomas Department of Art History presents "Sacred Space" their 2016-2017 Speaker Series. For more information and a schedule, click the link or image!
Sarah Ward reflects on Arthur Chen's Architecture 4674/5674 World Heritage Conservation class and their work with Placeography.org in this student story.
Numerous awards have been given to various UMN School of Architecture faculty and alumni of late. [image: Tashijan Bee & pollinator Discovery Center, MSR; photo Richarde Brine]
Cass Gilbert Visiting Fellow Andrew Lucia's article Between Categories; Sullivan's Parallelism was recently published in the Cornell Journal of Architecture, Volume 10 on the theme of Spirits. Lucia's article explores issues of computation, mysticism, and non-Euclidean geometry through the lens of Louis Sullivan's final 1924 treatise, A System of Architectural Ornament According with a Philosophy of Man's Powers.
In an article in Architect Magazine, Blaine Brownell (Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies) discusses CSBR's recent symposium, "Sustainability is Dead, Architecture as (Re)Generator". Read it by clicking the link or image above!