Lecture Tonight!

UW Department of Architecture Winter 2013 Lecture Series Noriyuki Tajima  | Tele-Design | Thursday,  January 31, 2013 Towards an Architecture for Communication and Community Receptions will be held for evening lectures in Architecture Hall 250 at 5:30 PM. Lecture will be held in...

MEXICO STUDIO WEEK 2...

After site analysis concluded, the studio wasted no time diving right into a comprehensive master plan proposal for the La Cubana Chocolate site in Santa Maria Ribera. A vocational campus was proposed for the program, which engages both the neighborhood community and the broader public....

The Dark Side of Aff...

The theory of affordances is rooted in the work of J. J. Gibson, a psychologist working in the area of visual perception. Design and Human Computer Interaction (HCI) theorist Donald Norman introduced the idea to the digital design community in the late 1980s in his book now known as The Design...

Tonight! Lecture: Sh...

Friday, January 25, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm SHERI KOONES: THE NEW ENERGY-INDEPENDENT, PREFAB HOME Town Hall Seattle 1119 8th Avenue, Seattle, WA Put on by Town Hall Seattle, University Book Store More info/Tickets  As energy costs continue to rise, the almost-off-the-grid house...

2012 Rome Program

2012 – Architecture in Rome Program celebrates its 43rd year!! Thirty-two graduate and undergraduate CBE students converged on the Venice Biennale to kick off the 43rd Architecture in Rome Program this past September. The ten-week program consisted of an intense itinerary of site...

Student Exhibit Pres...

Presentation – One-Tsubo Japanese Garden – Heidegger’s Door-Knob Tuesday, January 22 @ noon – Gould Hall 100 – Student Exhibit Presentation Join MS Architecture graduate student Mark Bourne for a presentation of his Gould Court installation “Heidegger’s...

Tonight! Pecha Kucha...

PECHA KUCHA: THING-ING: EXPLORATIONS IN THINKING + MAKING EVENT HIGHLIGHT: Thursday 17th Jan 2013 6pm at Id-ahh Space 4632 Ohio Avenue South Unit C, Seattle WA 98134 Put on by Pecha Kucha Seattle The evening will bring together presentations celebrating makers of all stripes – from...

Mexico Studio’...

This winter quarter, Affiliate Assistant Professor, Rob Hutchinson and the Architecture Department Chair and Professor, Dave Miller of Miller | Hull, lead 15 students to Mexico City for a 10 week design studio which is also co-taught with Mexico City based architect, Javier Sanchez. Mexico...

Mike Pyatok wins AIA...

Mike Pyatok, UW Emeritus Faculty,  has been awarded one of two of the  AIA 2013 Thomas Jefferson Award for Public Architecture. The institute recognized Michael Pyatok, FAIA, of Oakland’s Pyatok Architects, as an architect who has dedicated his career to the theory and practice of public...

Tonight! Designing B...

Designing Big in Small Spaces When:  Tuesday, January 8, 2013, 6:30pm Where:  Downstairs at Town Hall, 1119 8th Ave. Cost:   $15 Gen. Admission, $10Students/Seniors/Members Tickets:   Click here! With large homes quickly becoming a thing of the past,  this is fast becoming the...