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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 »
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 »
State to Sell Award-Winning New Norris House
The state of Tennessee is selling one of the greenest homes in the state—the New Norris House. Sealed bids will be taken through 1:30 p.m. (CST) on May 5. An open house will be held April 12, 2:00-4:00 p.m., at 143 Oak Road, Norris, Tennessee. (See real estate flyer.) The New Norris House was completed…Read More »
UT Architecture and Design to Open 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 »
BarberMcMurry Professorship Studio, Trip to LA ‘Life-Changing’ for Students
Architecture students of the University of Tennessee are engaged in a once in lifetime experience as participants in the studio of BarberMcMurry Professor Lawrence Scarpa. Scarpa is an internationally celebrated architect whose practice, Brooks + Scarpa (former Pugh + Scarpa), has received more than 50 major design awards, including the National Firm Award from the American…Read More »