Recent Stories

Apr. 26, 2017

Gensler’s award-winning Architecture studio in Denver is currently seeking a Junior Architectural Designer with a successful track record on architectural projects.   See posting for more information.

Apr. 26, 2017

Synergy is interested in hiring a recent graduate from the School of Interior Design for full-time work in Knoxville.  A brief description of the Project Designer position is listed below.   Provide design services to customers related to programming, typical…

Apr. 18, 2017

THE DESIGN ATELIER JUNIOR DESIGNER   We are looking for a young professional for a full-time entry-level position that is self-motivated, energetic, and willing to take on a vast array of responsibilities as needed for design projects. This job will…

Apr. 18, 2017

Proffitt and Sons, Inc. is a commercial prefabricated metal panel, metal stud, drywall, and acoustical ceiling subcontractor founded in 1979 with headquarters in Knoxville, TN.  The company is currently looking to fill an estimator position; see posting for details.

Apr. 18, 2017

Perkins Eastman is looking to hire a college-level intern for our Washington, DC, office this summer to assist us both with project work and firm-wide sustainability initiatives.   See posting for more information.

Darius Ammon
Architecture Fellow
dariusammon@utk.edu | 865.974.3257 | Room 410 | Download CV

Bio

Darius Ammon studied architecture and urbanism in Zurich, Tokyo and Rio de Janeiro. He was additionally educated in the practices of Diller+Scofidio and OMA New York. After graduating from ETH in 2010 he taught first year design studio and lectured on theory and history of architectural drawing at EPF Lausanne.

Following two years in the field, learning from Italian Renaissance masters, he moved on to serve as the head of a design research program at EPFL’s atelier de la conception del l’éspace ALICE. Currently he is working on his novel Architecture of the Soul in which he discusses the relationship between architecture and poetry.

For the academic year 2016-2017, Ammon has been appointed the inaugural Tennessee Architecture Fellow at the UT College of Architecture and Design.

Announcements

College Hosts Craig Dykers in Public Lecture at Bijou April 29

Craig Dykers, a founding partner of Snøhetta, a Wall Street Journal 2016 Innovator and designer of the New York Times Square Reconstruction, will present a lecture on April 29 at the Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay Street. Hosted by the…

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Brag + Boil Celebrates Awards and End-of-Year

The college invites alumni to Brag + Boil, an end-of-the-year, all-college celebration of the awards and accomplishments of our students and faculty. April 29 4-6 p.m. A+A Atrium Following the Craig Dykers Lecture at Bijou Theatre   Buses will be…

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Two Students Win National Scholarships, Internships

Mary Morgan Smith, a third-year student in the School of Interior Design, and Mustapha Williams, a fourth-year student in the School of Architecture, won prestigious national scholarships and internships from Gensler, a billion-dollar design firm with 46 locations across the…

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Fox Featured in Palais de Tokyo Exhibit in Paris

Diane Fox, senior lecturer and director of exhibits, was recently invited to participate in the “Dioramas” exhibit at Palais de Tokyo in Paris, June 14-Sept. 10. The exhibit will present contemporary artists whose work explores the diorama and offers a…

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Alumni Invited to Reception at AIA Conference, April 27

The college invites all alumni to the College of Architecture and Design Alumni Reception held during the 2017 AIA Conference on Architecture, April 27-29, in Orlando, Fla. The reception is April 27, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Marlow’s Tavern, 9101 International Drive,…

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