This Weekend: Septem...

Welcome to the first weekend of the 2012-2013 academic year! Here are few things to check out this weekend: Tonight!  Thursday, September 27 Conversations RE: Tacoma lecture series, Lecture #1- Extreme Make-Over: Façade Improvement Projects . Senior Lecturer, Jim Nicholls will be one of...

A little daylight in...

“You mean I don’t have to walk down the Burke Gilman with a lighting model ever again?” It’s true! The newest BE Resource this year is the Materials + Daylighting Lab, located in the newly renovated Gould 002. With the generous donation of the overcast sky box and heliodon by the...

Exhibition at the GS...

Over the summer, Associate Professor Ken Oshima, curated an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. The exhibition examines the work of the visionary architect, Kiyonori Kikutake, a key figure in the “Metabolist” movement, launched in Tokyo in 1960. A panel...

Staff Summer Field T...

Last month the Architecture Department Staff stepped out of the office during a sunny Thursday August afternoon and got together for their annual summertime field trip. This year we started off the field trip by touring Department Chair Dave Miller’s firm, Miller Hull, located downtown...

Student Happy Hour w...

As part of this year’s  Seattle Design Festival, The Seattle Architecture Foundation extends a special invitation to University students to explore the 15th Annual Architectural Model Exhibit. The exhibit theme this year, Natural Systems/Emergent Forms, explores the current projects of...