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.
Studio Spotlight: interdisciplinary studio examines the relationship between humanity, food, and nature
During the 2022 spring semester, Architecture, Industrial Design, and Visual Communication Design students took expeditions into the culture of food, craft, production, and communication in new interdisciplinary studio.
Celebrating Juneteenth, from the KU Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
The KU Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging has created an online hub for information about Juneteenth events in Lawrence and Kansas City, and historical resources about this annual commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States.
Announcing KU ArcD Alumni Award winners
LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design has announced the recipients of the 2021 KU Architecture & Design Alumni Awards.
Advertising professional organization awards scholarships to KU design students
Visual Communication Design students Isaac De La Rosa, Tim Do, Abigail Miles and Ethan Schreiber were awarded American Advertising Federation of Kansas City Foundation scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year.
KU design course teaches real-life solutions for students
Innovative new interdisciplinary design course fills gaps employers find in hiring while giving students a chance to explore different career paths.
Alumni News: Gould Evans rebrands as Multistudio expanding on its collective strength
National design practice Gould Evans, founded by KU architecture alumni, has transitioned to Multistudio – an impact-focused, multidisciplinary design practice that embraces interconnectedness and celebrates collaborative possibility.
Photography student Emma Dorst receives Undergraduate Research Award
Emma Dorst — a junior Photography major from Colorado Springs, Colorado — is among nine Jayhawks receiving summer Undergraduate Research Awards from The University of Kansas Center for Undergraduate Research.
ArcD's DotteAgency co-founders presenting at Public Digital Humanities Institute
Nils Gore and Matt Kleinmann, co-founders of ArcD’s Kansas City, KS-based community design collaborative, Dotte Agency, are among instructors at a NEH-funded institute designed to strengthen public humanities projects.
School of Architecture & Design hosting alumni reception in Chicago June 23
The KU School of Architecture & Design (ArcD) is hosting an alumni reception Thursday, June 23, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Gensler’s downtown Chicago office near Millennium Park.
KU design-build students turn street signs into roof at children's museum
Inspired by local history and wildlife, a community collaboration between KU architecture students, local businesses and government agencies in Topeka, Lawrence, and Kansas City has turned salvaged street signs into a whimsical roof at the Kansas Children's Discovery Center in the state's capital