KU School of Architecture & Design announces appointment of Bjarke Ingels Group to complete space planning and design
After a decade of increasing enrollment numbers and expanded program offerings, the school is working with Bjarke Ingels Group to transform its facilities to accommodate recent growth and upgrade academic spaces in alignment with KU's 2024 Master Plan.
Kurt Hong joins KU School of Architecture & Design to focus on computational design
As a researcher and professor at KU, Hong’s goal is to bridge the worlds of design and computing and to ensure KU remains a leader in research and innovation within its design/build studios.
ARCC King Medals awarded to 2022 PhD graduate and new faculty member
2022 PhD in Architecture graduate, Muhammad Fajri Romdhoni, and new architecture faculty member, Tzu-Chieh Hong, have been named as recipients of 2022 King Medals by the Architectural Research Centers Consortium.
Studio Spotlight: Design Outside Studio in Rocky Mountain National Park
Students in the Design Outside Studio collaborate with government agencies, community organizations, and others on real-world design projects that promote and enhance visitor experiences in parks and public lands.
KU Architecture students awarded 2022 Kansas City Architectural Foundation scholarships
Among the 12 Kansas City-area students pursuing degrees in architecture who were awarded 2022 Kansas City Architectural Foundation scholarships, seven were from the University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design.
Studio 804 featured in Metropolis Magazine
"At first, Studio 804 may sound like a reality television show. There’s a challenge, competition, time pressure, high stakes. But opposed to airing on Netflix, Studio 804 takes place on the drawing tables of University of Kansas School of Architecture and Design students.
Fall 2022 Architecture Lecture Series lineup
The Architecture Lecture Series welcomes architectural and experiential design leaders from across the country to the University of Kansas to illuminate new ideas and inspire purpose-driven design practice. Lecturers bring a wide range of expertise in areas such as sustainable building, digital…
Tim Hossler named chair of the Department of Design
The University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design has announced that Tim Hossler, associate professor of visual communication design, has been named the new chair of the Department of Design.
Collaborative student project with Lawrence Public Library is making a difference
The Lawrence Public Libraries’s new bookmobile—designed and built by third-year students in architecture professor Nils Gore's studio—begins making stops around Lawrence.
Alumni News: Bob Berkebile awarded 2022 Edward C. Kemper Award
Distinguished alumnus and co-founder of BNIM, Bob Berkebile, FAIA, was awarded the AIA's 2022 Edward C. Kemper Award to recognize a career of leadership and advocacy for ecologically sustainable and socially responsible architectural practice.
Fall 2022 KU Design Symposium Lecture Series lineup
This fall, the KU Design Symposium Lecture Series will feature seven multidisciplinary practitioners working on the forefront of human-centered design to illuminate challenges, engage communities, and develop solutions.