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Realizing Design, Volstarter to Support Scholarships and Design-Build
VOLstarter allows you to impact specific projects and support the innovative and inspiring students, faculty, and staff at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Architecture and Design. A micro-giving effort, akin to sites like Indiegogo and Kickstarter, Volstarter helps realize student initiatives to reality. This winter season, we will be working to secure the realization of two important efforts…Read More »
Urban Design Leader Philip Enquist of SOM Named UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair
Philip Enquist, partner in charge of urban design and planning and leader of the City Design Practice at Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, has been named the sixteenth UT-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair. Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill is one of the world’s leading urban planning, architecture and engineering firms. Enquist and a select research team…Read More »
Remembering Distinguished Architect, Alumnus Randall Stout
Randall Stout, an environmentally sensitive architect who earned a national reputation for designing dynamic, regional museums, died of cancer July 11 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 56. Stout, who earned his bachelor of architecture degree from the University of Tennessee in 1981, was one of the college’s most distinguished alumni. His works are…Read More »
UT Architecture and Design Opens Studio and Lab in Downtown Knoxville
The university is investing in downtown Knoxville by renovating and furnishing a historic North Gay Street property for a new studio, gallery, and fabrication lab. UT is leasing the 20,000-square-foot building known as the Jewel at 525 North Gay Street for several College of Architecture and Design programs. The building’s glass storefront will house a…Read More »
New Director of Design Services Has Close Ties with UT
Andy Powers has been named UT Facilities Services’ new director of design services. Although Powers began his position at Facilities Services last month, he has a longstanding history with UT. A 1982 UT graduate, Powers has worked for a number of local Knoxville design firms, and much of his career as an architect has been…Read More »