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UT Architecture Professor’s Project Honored for Outreach and Engagement
An associate professor of architecture at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has received a national award for his exemplary engagement and outreach scholarship. This was one of eight granted in the nation. Thomas K. Davis‘ program, which focuses on outreach partnerships in greater Nashville, was selected by a panel of university engagement administrators through the…
Dean Scott Poole Named One of Thirty Most Admired Design Educators of 2014
Scott Poole, dean of UT’s College of Architecture and Design, has been named one of the thirty Most Admired Educators of 2014 by DesignIntelligence, a report published by the Design Futures Council. DesignIntelligence is noted as the most important and respected poll in the country for the design disciplines. Its rankings are equivalent to those…
Collage Exhibit to Feature Work by Renowned Architect Richard Meier
Richard Meier, one of the world’s most celebrated architects, will exhibit his artwork this fall at UT’s Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, alongside collages selected from the International Collage Center. The exhibits, “Richard Meier: Selected Collage Works” and “Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center” will open with a 6:30 p.m. reception on Monday,…
UT, City of Knoxville to Mark Progress of Pathways in Historic Cemeteries
For almost five years, UT students and faculty have been working with city and county officials, the community, and members of the Knoxville Re-Animation Coalition to rehabilitate two historically and culturally important cemeteries in East Knoxville. At 6:00 p.m. Friday, November 1, they will celebrate the progress of a new “Community Passage,” 1,000 linear feet…
Conferences (by order of abstract deadline date – newest at top) November 13, 2013 – Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) 2014 Annual Meeting. Call for Projects. http://acsa-arch.org/programs-events/conferences/annual-meeting/102nd-annual-meeting/call-for-projects October 15, 2013 – National Conference on the Beginning Design Student (NCBDS): http://beginningdesign2014.org/ October 10, 2013 – Design Principles and Practices. The deadline for the current round of the call for papers is 10 October 2013. Please…