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The Department of Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Interior Architecture is excited to announce the 2019-2020 Mitchell Visiting Professor—Joshua G. Stein. 

Students in the class Realizing Chambord worked together to conceive designs for the unfinished Château de Chambord for an exhibit celebrating the iconic castle's 500th anniversary.

 

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Baohua Sheng, an SAIC student, designed an analog air conditioner that used evaporative cooling for an exhibition that explores obsolescence.

SAIC's Whatnot Studio course was recently featured in an article in Curbed, which discusses a new wave of environmentally conscious design.

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SAIC's Design for Nonhuman Kinds: Toys for Elephants course was featured on an NBC 5 Chicago news segment. 

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A long-neglected mini-golf course in Douglas Park has been brought back to life. Courtesy Pascal Sabino Block Club Chicago

Haman Cross III, artist and instructor in SAIC's Continuing Studies program and Eric Hotchkiss, lecturer in the Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects, worked with youth to design the 18 holes of a mini golf course in Douglas Park.

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The Chicago Architecture Biennial announced the more than 80 contributors from more than 20 countries participating in the 2019 biennial, which is titled “…and other such stories.” 

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Michelle LaFoe and Isaac Campbell, founders of OFFICE 52. (Photo: Christian Colombres Courtesy OFFICE 52)

SAIC alum and cofounding principal of OFFICE 52 Architecture Michelle LaFoe (Post-Bac 1992) was interviewed in

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Congratulations to Nathan Rennich (MArch 2019) for being the First Prize Winner of the Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Architecture for his paper “A Field Guide to Social Spaces.”

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SAIC students in the Designed Objects program Whatnot Studio course, taught by Peter Oyler and Jonah Takagi, will debut their designs at WantedDesig

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SAIC graduate student Rula Zuhour (MArch 2020) was named first-place winner of the

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The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has released its 2019 list of individual grantees.

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Jeanne Gang (HON 2013)

Chicago architect and SAIC honorary degree recipient Jeanne Gang (HON 2013) made the 2019 list of

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