News  Mar 25th 2020Erin Conti Elected President of AIAS National Board

Following her graduation, Conti will serve a one-year term at the organization’s Washington, D.C., headquarters, representing architecture students across the United States and beyond. — Full Story

News  Mar 24th 2020Summer 2020 Internship Opportunities

The College of Architecture’s faculty and students enjoy a longstanding relationship with professional practice in Chicago, a city with a vibrant history of innovation. For this reason, many professional firms are committed to providing unique internship opportunities specifically for our students. — Full Story

News  Mar 18th 2020An Important Update Regarding Spring 2020 Events

In light of the continuing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, all lectures and events at the College of Architecture will be suspended for the rest of the semester until further notice. — Full Story

News  Mar 5th 2020Professor Henderson to Lead Restoration of Cherry Trees at National Arboretum

He will lead the restoration of three of the National Arboretum's oldest cherry trees using an indigenous Japanese gardening practice. — Full Story

News  Mar 4th 2020Panel Discussion: Modes of Practice

On March 11 Benjamin Ball, Doris Sung, and Alison Von Glinow will participate in a moderated discussion and Q&A session that will reflect on their individual methods of practice and how they’ve leveraged their experiences beyond traditional architecture practice. — Full Story

News  Feb 25th 2020How Landscapes Benefit the Environment and Economy

A trio of peer-reviewed papers from College of Architecture Adjunct Professor Sarah Hanson and student Matthew Callone detail the environmental, economic, and social benefits of three landscape architecture projects in Chicago. — Full Story

News  Feb 21st 2020College of Architecture Student wins Chicago Women in Architecture Scholarship

Every year, the local nonprofit Chicago Women in Architecture awards a scholarship to a female architecture student in her final year of study. This year, College of Architecture student Nandin–Erdene Dashdondog took home top honors. — Full Story

News  Feb 14th 2020Thomas Roszak: College of Architecture Graduate Program Lecturer

Architect and College of Architecture Alumnus Thomas Roszak will be at S. R. Crown Hall on March 4 to discuss integrated project delivery. — Full Story

News  Feb 13th 2020Gregg Pasquarelli: Out of Practice

As a founding principal of SHoP, Pasquarelli has served as lead partner on many of the firm’s most prominent projects in New York City, including the Barclays Center, Pier 17, 111 West 57th Street, and the American Copper Buildings. — Full Story

News  Feb 4th 2020COA/IIT SPRING 2020 CAREER FAIR

The COA/IIT Career Fair will take place on Feb. 27, 2020 in Hermann Hall. — Full Story

News  Feb 3rd 2020Max Hisatake Is at Home in Crown Hall and on the Court

Architecture student Max Hisatake recently received national honors for his basketball skills, being named to the Men's Basketball Team of the Week on January 14. — Full Story

News  Jan 28th 2020AIAS Guest Lecturer: David Benjamin

David Benjamin is both the founding principal of The Living, as well as an associate professor at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. — Full Story

News  Jan 23rd 2020Kaplan Institute Wins National AIA Architecture Award

The building, designed by College of Architecture Professor John Ronan, is one of only eight buildings from across the world, and only one of three buildings in the United States, to be bestowed with the honor for 2020. — Full Story

News  Jan 14th 2020Lee Bey: Southern Exposure

On January 27 the College of Architecture will host acclaimed architecture photographer, writer, historian, and critic Lee Bey, who will present his book on the overlooked architecture of Chicago's South Side.  — Full Story

News  Jan 13th 2020​Mark Sexton, College of Architecture Alumnus, Elected to Illinois Tech Board of Trustees

As a trustee, Sexton joins a group of experts, community leaders, and business people in guiding the future of Chicago’s only tech-focused university. — Full Story

News  Jan 8th 2020Jong-Soung Kimm: Romanesque Architecture Photo Essay

Jong-Soung Kimm, a College of Architecture alumni and former dean, will present and discuss his new book, "Architect Jong-Soung Kimm’s Romanesque Architecture Photo Essay—Germany and Belgium." — Full Story

News  Jan 6th 2020Student Artwork at Illinois Tech Gets a Print Platform with the Publication of 'Cumulus'

The first issue is a 46-page collection of illustrations, painting, poetry, photography, and other artistic mediums, with more than 20 Illinois Tech students contributing. — Full Story

News  Dec 19th 2019AIA Chicago Gives Top Honors to College of Architecture Faculty Members

Brininstool+Lynch, co-founded by Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture Adjunct Professor David Brininstool, was named Firm of the Year Award, while Visiting Assistant Professor Jennifer Park received the Dubin Family Young Architect Award. — Full Story

News  Nov 25th 2019NOMASiit Students Place in National Design Competition

Every year the National Organization of Minority Architects organizes the Barbara G. Laurie Student Design Competition for its student chapters at architecture schools nationwide. This year, NOMASiit placed third among 39 competing schools. — Full Story

News  Nov 18th 2019AIA Chicago Foundation's Inaugural Diversity Scholarship Goes to Two Illinois Tech Students

The American Institute of Architects Chicago recently held its annual Designight where it celebrated its inaugural Diversity Scholarship and its first two recipients: Maria Hidalgo (B.ARCH. 4th Year) and Aman Panach (M.ARCH. 1st Year).  — Full Story

News  Nov 12th 2019College of Architecture Alumnus Wins ARCC King Student Medal

Daniel Whittaker's doctoral dissertation, “House Museums in Chicago" has earned him an Architectural Research Centers Consortium King Student Medal for 2019.  — Full Story

News  Nov 11th 2019Our Great, Great Wall

An art installation spearheaded by Illinois Institute of Technology Visiting Assistant Professor Jennifer Park, and completed with the help of 13 second-year Illinois Tech architecture students aims to explore the political implications of architecture.  — Full Story

News  Oct 28th 2019College of Architecture Ph.D. Program Launches Peer-Reviewed Journal

Called "Prometheus," the journal offers a comprehensive overview of research-in-progress presented at the Ph.D. program’s annual student-run symposium, and features the work of IIT Architecture Ph.D. students.  — Full Story

News  Oct 24th 2019Two College of Architecture Alumni Win AIA Film Challenge

Meriem Sakrouhi (B.Arch. ’16) and Mario Serrano (B.Arch. ’18), won the People’s Choice Award for their short documentary Learning Organisms, Floral Collectives. — Full Story

News  Oct 15th 2019College of Architecture to Host Launch of 'Avant-Garde in the Cornfields'

On November 11, Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture will host the launch of "Avant-Garde in the Cornfields: Architecture, Landscape, and Preservation in New Harmony." — Full Story

News  Oct 14th 2019In a Recovering Puerto Rico, Architecture Students Build One-Room Schoolhouse

For the second year in a row, College of Architecture Associate Professor Frank Flury and a group of undergraduate students traveled to Loiza, Puerto Rico to aid in the town's rebuilding. — Full Story

News  Oct 11th 2019College of Architecture Students Win Award for Design Reimagining Chicago’s South Works

Pimpakarn Rattanathumawat and Botao Sun's "Power of Place" proposes a unique structure as a solution to a contaminated building site. — Full Story

News  Oct 10th 2019Clive Wilkinson: The Theatre of Work

During the lecture, Wilkinson will discuss his new book, "The Theatre of Work," which focuses on the evolution of the way we work and the office spaces we inhabit.  — Full Story

News  Oct 8th 2019College of Architecture Faculty Named ISTC ‘Researcher to Know’

Professor Rahman Azari was named one of the Illinois Science & Technology Coalition’s top researchers for his contributions to sustainable innovation.  — Full Story

News  Aug 26th 2019Introducing "Shapeshift: Design @ Illinois Tech"

Amidst worldwide celebrations of the Bauhaus centennial in 2019, Shapeshift will honor the remarkable–yet largely unknown–Bauhaus legacy created in Chicago by the Institute of Design and the College of Architecture. — Full Story

News  Aug 25th 2019​College of Architecture to Host Inaugural International Research Forum with SOM Foundation

An exploration and celebration of engineering and architecture, featuring presentations from some of the greatest minds in architecture, engineering, and design. — Full Story

News  Aug 23rd 2019Fall 2019 Lectures and Events

An SOM Symposium honoring legendary structural engineer Bill Baker, an exhibit on featuring photographs of 11 Mies-designed buildings, and much more. — Full Story

News  Aug 22nd 2019Gary Hilderbrand: Living Surface

Landscape architect Gary R. Hilderbrand will present the annual Peter Schaudt Lecture. The lecture is a part of Illinois Institute of Technology’s Urban Future initiative, which promotes research contributing to the development of smarter and more sustainable cities. — Full Story

News  Aug 21st 2019Introducing 'South Side Modern: IIT and the Building of Chicago'

Illinois Tech is proud to introduce "South Side Modern: IIT and the Building of Chicago," a book and workshop that detail the university's impact, both positive and negative, on Chicago’s cityscape. — Full Story

News  Aug 8th 2019Tom Jacobs: Creative Activism Now

On September 16, as part of Illinois Institute of Technology’s upcoming Shapeshift design festival, Adjunct Professor Tom Jacobs will present “Creative Activism Now."  — Full Story

News  Aug 1st 2019'Smuggling Architecture' Takes a Critical Look at Suburban Housing

Adjunct Professor Lap Chi Kwong and Alison Von Glinow, co-founders of the architecture firm Kwong Von Glinow, have been chosen as the College of Architecture’s summer artists in-residence for 2019. — Full Story

News  Jul 22nd 2019Illinois Tech Students Receive AIA Chicago Honorable Mention

M.Arch. students Alexander Aparicio, Qin Lu, and Yilie Wang were recognized for their "Contour Island" project, which imagines a sprawling public and manufacturing space north of Goose Island. — Full Story

News  Jul 15th 2019MIES Project Explores Modernist Architecture Through Reflections, Photography

Since 2012, Arina Dähnick has photographed 11 Mies-designed buildings. Starting September 25th, her photos will be on display in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Jul 3rd 2019Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio to Receive Visitor’s Center Designed by John Ronan

Illinois Institute of Technology Professor John Ronan and his eponymous, Chicago-based architecture firm designed a visitor's center for Frank Lloyd Wright's historic home and studio in Oak Park, Illinois. — Full Story

News  Jun 28th 2019College of Architecture Faculty Wins AIA National Small Projects Award

The American Institute of Architects recognized a Michigan Avenue loft project led by faculty member Vladimir Radutny with a National Small Projects Award. — Full Story

News  Jun 27th 2019Illinois Tech Student Wins IL-ASLA Outstanding Student Award

The American Society of Landscape Architects’ Illinois chapter recognized Illinois Institute of Technology alumna Jiaming “Jamie” Sun by honoring her with an Outstanding Student Award. — Full Story

News  Jun 20th 2019Hamburg Semester Abroad Fall 2019

Coinciding with the 25th anniversary of Hamburg and Chicago's sister city relationship, College of Architecture Adjunct Professor Martin Kläschen will lead his second semester abroad to Germany’s second-largest city during fall 2019. — Full Story

News  Jun 18th 2019Mies-Designed Bailey Hall to Receive Overhaul by Dirk Denison Architects

Slated for completion by the fall 2020 semester, the new-and-improved Bailey Hall will receive a holistic update to its mechanical, structural, and interior elements. — Full Story

News  May 7th 2019John Kriegshauser to Retire After 29 Years at Illinois Tech

With 29 years under his belt, Kriegshauser will be retiring from his post as Materials Lab supervisor at the end of the 2018–19 academic year, though he will stay on as an adjunct associate professor.  — Full Story

News  May 3rd 2019OPEN HOUSE SPRING 2019

On May 10 Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture will welcome the public to S. R. Crown Hall to attend its annual Open House exhibition. — Full Story

News  May 3rd 2019Commencement 2019

As the academic year comes to a close, Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture welcomes graduates, their families, and friends to commencement at S. R. Crown Hall on May 18, 2019 — Full Story

News  May 3rd 2019Illinois Tech Alumna Receives Honorable Mention from ARCC

Alumna Alia Fadel received an honorable mention from the Architectural Research Centers Consortium for her doctoral research at Illinois Tech in biophilic design. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2019Susan Conger-Austin Wins Excellence in Teaching Award

Susan Conger-Austin, assistant dean and studio professor at Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture, has received an Excellence in Teaching Award for her outstanding contributions to the College of Architecture. — Full Story

News  Apr 18th 2019Illinois Tech Students Reimagine the Farnsworth House with Shipping Containers

On the North Shore, where the stock of affordable homes is low, students look to the iconic Miesian home for a solution. — Full Story

News  Apr 10th 2019IIT Architecture 2019 summer internships

Internships with leading firms available exclusively to IIT Architecture students        — Full Story

News  Apr 9th 2019Exploring the Current State of Multifamily Housing

To better understand multifamily housing in North America and to brainstorm improvements, Illinois Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture will host the public workshop platformMIDDLE: Architecture Housing for the 99%. — Full Story

News  Apr 1st 2019Get Advice On Landing Your First Architectural Internship

Members of the College of Architecture’s Board of Advisors will be hosting a question-and-answer session with students on April 10. They will offer students advice on how to land their first architecture internships and launch their careers, while answering other burning questions from the student body. — Full Story

News  Mar 28th 2019Illinois Tech Student Participates in Norman Foster Workshop

Illinois Institute of Technology undergraduate Joseph Fujinami was one of ten students across the globe selected to participate in the Norman Foster Foundation Digital X Workshop in Madrid. — Full Story

News  Mar 28th 2019CoA Gathering for Diversity and Inclusion

The College of Architecture is excited to announce the formation of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, a transparent group within the college striving to create mindfulness and awareness about diversity, equity, and inclusion both on the Illinois Tech campus and in the architecture profession.  — Full Story

News  Mar 22nd 2019Celebrate Mies' 133rd Birthday

On March 28 the Mies van der Rohe Society will host the 133rd birthday party for architectural icon Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, which coincides with the 100th anniversary year of the founding of Bauhaus. — Full Story

News  Mar 20th 2019IIT Students Tour Some of China's Greatest High-Rises

In January 2019 Illinois Institute of Technology’s advanced architecture studio embarked on a trip to Shenzhen, China, for an immersive tour of many of China’s most notable skyscrapers, including Pearl River Tower and Ping An Finance Center. — Full Story

News  Mar 19th 2019Saša Begović: AIAS Guest Lecture

The American Institute of Architecture Students at Illinois Tech is proud to present Saša Begović, founding partner and principal architect at Croatian architecture firm 3LHD, as its guest lecturer for spring 2019.  — Full Story


Lauded structural engineer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor, and MacArthur Fellow John Ochsendorf will be presenting “Space, Time, and Structure” at S. R. Crown Hall in the center core on April 11.  — Full Story

News  Mar 19th 2019Reliving Bauhaus Through VR and Photography

In the coming weeks, students, faculty, staff, and the public can relive Bauhaus as it was during the '20s and '30s through both a virtual reality experience and a photography exhibit.  — Full Story


On April 4 Seung H-Sang, one of South Korea’s most prominent architects and chief commissioner of the Presidential Commission on Architecture Policy for South Korea, will be giving a lecture at S. R. Crown Hall in the lower core. — Full Story

News  Mar 14th 2019MURRAY FRASER: A World of Architectural History

Murray Fraser, British architect and professor at the Bartlett School of Architecture at University College London, will be presenting his lecture “A World of Architectural History” at S. R. Crown Hall in the center core on April 8. — Full Story

News  Mar 12th 2019ILLINOIS TECH GIVING DAY 2019

Giving Day is your opportunity to help us do something great for our students and Illinois Tech. In years past we have raised nearly $900,000 for the university from over 1,000 donors. — Full Story

News  Mar 7th 2019Remembering Kevin Roche

Kevin Roche, an Irish-born, Pritzker Prize-winning architect deeply influential to the American post-war architectural landscape, died on March 1, 2019. — Full Story


EMANUELE COCCIA will deliver the Alfred Caldwell Lecture, "The Life of Plants," on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall   — Full Story

News  Feb 27th 2019Ron Henderson named Artist-in-Residence by National Park Service

Henderson, Professor and Director of MLA+U Program, selected as 2019 Artist-in-Residence by National Park Service  — Full Story


M.Arch student Adam Fogel elected AIAS Vice President and ACSA Student Director  — Full Story

News  Feb 21st 2019PANEL: Phil Enquist & MARTIN MOELLER

Phil Enquist & Martin Moeller will deliver presentations as part of a panel discussion on Mon., March 4, at 2:00 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Feb 14th 2019Prof. Henderson's exhibition re-opens at U.S. National Arboretum

"Sakura Orihon: Diary of a Cherry Blossom Journey" on view Feb. 16 – Apr. 7, 2019    — Full Story


All degree programs have been officially designated as STEM fields of study  — Full Story

News  Feb 14th 2019COA/IIT SPRING 2019 CAREER FAIR

COA/IIT Career Fair is Feb. 28, 2019 in Hermann Hall  — Full Story

News  Feb 11th 2019​Students launch Art x Architecture Gallery

IIT Architecture students create space to explore the relationships between architecture and art   — Full Story


Liz Zaczek will discuss the work of IIT Architecture alumna Florence Knoll (BS ARCH ’41) on April 3, 2019.   — Full Story

News  Feb 5th 2019MIXED MEDIA: Bauhaus + IIT

IIT Architecture and IIT Institute of Design celebrate the centenary of the Bauhaus  — Full Story


Gina Pollara will deliver a lecture on Thur, Feb 21 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall      — Full Story

News  Feb 1st 2019IIT Awarded NSF Grant

MLA+U Director and Prof. Ron Henderson's project receives National Science Foundation SES Grant  — Full Story


Prof. Sarah Hanson and MLA candidate Matt Callone selected for LAF's 2019 Case Study Investigation program  — Full Story

News  Jan 24th 2019Lecture: Sasa RADULOVIC & Johanna Hurme

Sasa Radulovic & Johanna Hurme will deliver a lecture on Jan 28, 6 p.m., at S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Jan 23rd 2019Exhibiting Architecture opens at S. R. Crown Hall

Lecture by Ann Lui, exhibition opening, and panel discussion on strategies for exhibiting architecture  — Full Story

News  Jan 22nd 2019Grant Award for Urban Waters: CHICAGO – HAMBURG

HCU Hamburg and IIT Architecture project awarded a grant from the State of Hamburg    — Full Story

News  Jan 14th 2019Spring '19 Lectures & Events

Spring 2019 lectures & events announced        — Full Story

News  Dec 17th 2018IIT ARCHITECTURE STUDENT wins Chicago Women in Architecture award

M.ARCH student Junghyo Woo awarded first place for her Bridgeport Innovation Center project  — Full Story

News  Dec 11th 2018​IIT Architecture Joins the LafargeHolcim Foundation

IIT Architecture is now an associated university of the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction — Full Story

News  Nov 27th 2018Dean Sabatino publishes book on New Harmony, Indiana

"Avant-Garde in the Cornfields" to be released early 2019 — Full Story

News  Nov 21st 2018Poetry & Place: Edith Farnsworth

Edith Farnsworth and Italy | Dec. 6, 6p.m. | Italian Institute of Culture   — Full Story


November 16, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall, Center Core   — Full Story


Third year studio project wins SOFA CONNECT student competition  — Full Story

News  Nov 3rd 2018LECTURE: Vittorio Pizzigoni

Vittorio Pizzigoni will deliver a lecture "baukuh" on Nov. 7 at 1 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall  — Full Story


The third International Graduate Student Symposium of the PhD Program at IIT Architecture | November 16-18, 2018  — Full Story

News  Oct 26th 2018LECTURE: Woodhouse Tinucci Architects

Woodhouse Tinucci Architects will deliver a lecture on Monday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Oct 25th 2018​Remembrance of Peter Carter

Join IIT Architecture to celebrate Carter's life and work | Oct. 27, 3 p.m. at S. R. Crown Hall  — Full Story

News  Oct 23rd 2018PRODUCTORA: On Topography Symposium & Exhibition Opening

Roundtable discussion and exhibition opening of PRODUCTORA's work on Friday, November 9th starting at 5pm in S. R. Crown Hall Upper Center Core. — Full Story

News  Oct 19th 2018Lecture: Dr. Wolf Tegethoff

Tegethoff will deliver a lecture, "Inside-Out: Mies van der Rohe’s Country House" on October 29 at 1 p.m. — Full Story

News  Oct 18th 2018Lecture: Takaharu Tezuka

Takaharu Tezuka will deliver a public lecture on October 19 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall | 5:30 p.m. Reception   — Full Story

News  Oct 11th 2018MCHAP 2018 Winner Announced

Edificio E, Universidad de Piura by Barclay & Crousse Architecture wins the MCHAP 2018 cycle at the MCHAP 2018 Symposium and Award Dinner at S. R. Crown Hall on October 10th, 2018. — Full Story

News  Oct 10th 2018LIVESTREAM: MCHAP Symposium & Awards Announcement

Watch the MCHAP Symposium & Awards livestream from S. R. Crown Hall | October 10, 2018     — Full Story

News  Oct 4th 2018"Urban Waters" Cooperation Exhibition Opening

Friday, October 5 @ S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Sep 26th 2018​Studio Assoc. Professor Schachman awarded Graham Foundation Fellowship

Fieldwork Collaborative Project's "Public Park" documentary awarded 2018 Fellowship  — Full Story

News  Sep 24th 2018CTBUH 2018 Student Research Competition Winner Announced

“Curtain Wall Façade for Water Collection on Tall Buildings” by B. ARCH student Joseph Pinto wins competition   — Full Story

News  Sep 22nd 2018COA/IIT FALL 2018 CAREER FAIR

COA/IIT Career Fair is Sept. 27 in Hermann Hall, 12 p.m.-4 p.m.    — Full Story

News  Sep 18th 2018MCHAP Symposium & Award Benefit Dinner

 2018 Symposium & Award Benefit Dinner | Wednesday, October 10, 2018  — Full Story

News  Sep 5th 2018Lecture: Janet Echelman

Visiting Professor Janet Echelman will deliver a lecture on September 24 @ 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall   — Full Story

News  Sep 4th 2018IIT Architecture students receive 2018 ALSA Student Award

MLA+U students Jamie Sun and Yu Si recognized for Jazz Fence project  — Full Story


PhD Program Architecture Research Forum Lectures Announced    — Full Story

News  Aug 29th 2018Professor Ron Henderson to speak at 2018 World Landscape Architects Forum

Henderson will lecture at the 2018 WLA Forum in Beijing — Full Story

News  Aug 24th 2018Fall '18 LECTURES AND EVENTS

Fall 2018 Lectures and Events Announced   — Full Story

News  Aug 21st 2018Lecture: Toru Mitani

Landscape Architect Toru Mitani will deliver the Peter Schaudt lecture on September 12 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall  — Full Story

News  Aug 21st 2018From There to Here: Krueck + Sexton Architects

IlT Architecture, Mies van der Rohe Society and IIT Alumni Association invite you to join for the conversation with Krueck + Sexton Architects  — Full Story

News  Aug 20th 2018Help Conserve Artifacts from the Mecca Flat

Donate to the Mecca Flat Artifact Conservation Fund (and add a piece to your own collection).  — Full Story

News  Aug 19th 2018M.Arch Students Awarded the AIA Chicago Award in Architecture

Junghyo Woo, Keigo Yamazaki, and Graham Bowman received the first prize in the AIA juried student competition.   — Full Story

News  Aug 14th 2018Professor Kultermann receives AIAS Educator Honor Award

Associate Dean of University and Academic Affairs and Associate Professor Eva Kultermann was awarded a 2018 AIAS Educator Honor Award.   — Full Story

News  Aug 11th 2018Painting Toward Architecture: The Work of Harry Seidler

Painting Toward Architecture is a touring exhibition examining the work of Australia’s most prominent architect of the twentieth century, Harry Seidler. — Full Story


On Sunday July 29, MCHAP announced the six finalists for the 2018 Prize. Watch the video. — Full Story

News  Jul 23rd 2018Shared History: The Mecca Flat Revealed at IIT Architecture

Illinois Institute of Technology and the College of Architecture are thrilled to announce the recent recovery of architectural elements and artifacts from Mecca Flat. — Full Story

News  Jun 19th 2018Barbara Kasten Residency at IIT Architecture

IIT Architecture, the Mies van der Rohe Society, and Bortolami Gallery welcome Chicago-based artist Barbara Kasten for a month-long residency at S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Jun 19th 2018Dean Sabatino to Lecture at Elmhurst Art Museum

Dean Michelangelo Sabatino will deliver a lecture entitled "MODERN IN THE MIDDLE: Residential Architecture in Chicago & Suburbs, 1929-1975" at the Elmhurst art Museum on Saturday, July 21st at 1:30pm. — Full Story

News  Jun 14th 2018Woodhouse Tinucci Receives AIA Small Project Award

The firm received an award for their Rosewood Park Beach Improvements project.  — Full Story

News  Jun 12th 2018Adjunct Prof. Lap Chi Kwong's Firm Wins Architectural League of New York Prize

Adjunct Professor Kwong Von Glinow was named the recipient of the 2018 Architectural League of New York Prize for Young Architects + Designers — Full Story

News  Jun 1st 2018Adjunct Prof. Carol Ross Barney to Deliver Keynote at NeoCon

Adjunct Prof. Carol Ross Barney to Deliver Keynote Marquee Presentation at 2018 Neo Con | Wed June 13th | 9:30am  — Full Story

News  May 22nd 2018IIT Architecture studio receives AIA Small Project Honor Award

IIT Architecture Students from the studio of Prof. Frank Flury receive AIA award.  — Full Story

News  May 21st 2018IIT Architecture Students Awarded Schiff Fellowship

Jong Nyoung Park and Jordan Widjaja (BArch '18) named recipients of Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Architecture. — Full Story

News  May 14th 2018Celia Bertoia: The Design, Sculpture and Philosophy of Harry Bertoia

IIT Architecture Chicago and Docomomo US/Chicago present Celia Bertoia | May 17 | Carr Chapel  — Full Story

News  May 14th 2018MCHAP Hosts Event at 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale

MCHAP Hosted a Panel Talk with Kenneth Frampton, Ricky Burdett, Pezo von Ellrichshausen, Florencia Rodriguez, Vedran Mimica, and Dirk Dension  — Full Story

News  May 13th 2018Open House Spring 2018

Student Open House 2018 | On View thru May 17 | 5pm | S.R. Crown Hall  — Full Story

News  May 13th 2018Celia Bertoia on the Design, Sculpture and Philosophy of Harry Bertoia

On May 17th Celia Bertoia, daughter of Harry Bertoia, delivered a lecture on her late father's life and work in Carr Chapel  — Full Story

News  May 12th 2018IIT Architecture Board Names Three New Members

IIT Architecture Board of Advisors welcomes Jen Clune, Chandra Goldsmith Gray and Cierine Nicolas.  — Full Story

News  May 12th 2018COMMENCEMENT 2018 VIDEO

Watch the video of IIT Architecture's 2018 Commencement Ceremony — Full Story


The third International Graduate Student Symposium of the PhD Program at IIT College of Architecture | November 17, 2018  — Full Story

News  May 2nd 2018CTBUH 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference | May 30th & 31st | Radisson Blu Hotel at Aqua Tower — Full Story

News  May 1st 2018COMMENCEMENT 2018

IIT Architecture Commencement 2018 will begin at noon, Saturday, May 12, in S. R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Apr 30th 2018Research in Progress: Architects of Atelier Nishikata Visit IIT

Hirohito Ono and Reiko Nishio of Atelier Nishikata visited the IIT College of Architecture in April 2018.  — Full Story

News  Apr 29th 2018Victoria Post Ranney to Receive Honorary Degree From IIT

Noted Olmsted scholar Victoria Post Ranney is slated to receive an honorary degree from IIT on May 12  — Full Story

News  Apr 29th 2018Illinois Tech Team Places Second in DOE Race to Zero Student Design Competition

An interdisciplinary team of Illinois Tech students from the Armour College of Engineering and the College of Architecture finished second in the 2018 Department of Energy Race to Zero Student Design Competition. — Full Story

News  Apr 29th 2018 IIT Architecture Students Receive CSI & HACIA Scholarships

Four IIT Architecture Students awarded with scholarships from the CSI Chicago Chapter and HACIA — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2018MLA STUDENT NAMED LAF Olmsted Scholar

Zhimin ‘Emily’ Yang recognized as 2018 LAF Olmsted Scholar — Full Story

News  Apr 20th 2018MCHAP.emerge WINNER ANNOUNCED

Rozana Montiel Estudio de Arquitectura (Mexico City) named the winner of the 2018 MCHAP.emerge Prize  — Full Story

News  Apr 17th 2018Prof. Frank Flury Receives the 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award

IIT College of Architecture Professor Frank Flury is the recipient of the 2018 Board of Trustees Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award. — Full Story


Rebecca A. Buchmeier (M.ARCH ’06) is the 2018 Recipient of the Outstanding Young Alumnus/Alumna Award | Ceremony April 20 — Full Story

News  Apr 7th 2018MCHAP.emerge Symposium & Award Dinner

MCHAP.emerge Symposium & Award Dinner | April 12   — Full Story

News  Apr 5th 2018Dean Sabatino appointed to advisory board of docomomo Journal

Dean Sabatino recently appointed to advisory board of the Modern Movement periodical, Docomomo Journal. — Full Story

News  Apr 4th 2018Thomas Dyja's Lecture on Alfred Caldwell

Thomas Dyja delivered the inaugural Alfred Caldwell Lecture, “The Caldwell Farm: A Sense of Himself in Forty Acres,” on Wednesday, March 28 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. Watch the full lecture here. — Full Story

News  Apr 4th 2018Prof. John Ronan Shortlisted in UCD’S FUTURE CAMPUS COMPETITION

University College Dublin & Malcolm Reading Consultants revealed the shortlist of teams for the Future Campus International Design Competition.  — Full Story

News  Apr 3rd 2018Professor Scott Mehaffey Named Executive Director of Farnsworth House

The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced April 6 that Scott Mehaffey has been selected as Executive Director of the Farnsworth House. — Full Story

News  Apr 2nd 2018Ryan Gann (B. Arch '14) Receives AIA 2018 Associates Award

Ryan Gann (B. Arch '14) named recipient of the 2018 American Institute of Architects Associates Award — Full Story

News  Apr 1st 2018Dean's Lecture: Ralph Johnson

Ralph Johnson will deliver a lecture entitled "Topographies" | April 4 at 6pm | S.R. Crown Hall  — Full Story

News  Apr 1st 2018Investiture of John Ronan, the John and Jeanne Rowe Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture

Investiture of John Ronan | May 8 | McCloska Auditorium — Full Story


Larry Keeley will deliver the Morgenstern Chair Lecture on designing cities that help citizens get past the gig economy, April 17 | 6pm — Full Story

News  Mar 31st 20182018 Symposium on Preservation Challenges of Modernist Structures

April 21 | The Association of Preservation Technology, Western Great Lakes Chapter in collaboration with DOCOMOMO US/Chicago and the IIT College of Architecture hosts the 2018 Symposium, "Preservation Challenges of Modernist Structures" — Full Story

News  Mar 30th 2018Peter Land: Retrospective

Peter Land: Retrospective | On view thru April 10 — Full Story

News  Mar 30th 2018MLA+U Students to Receive IL-ASLA Awards

Two MLA+U students recognized with IL-ASLA awards. — Full Story


The Hardelot Elizabethan Theatre takes the Wood in Architecture Award for 2017 — Full Story

News  Mar 29th 2018The Role of Carbon Management in Creating a Pathway to Sustainability Symposium

Role of Carbon Management in Creating a Pathway to Sustainability | April 13 | McCormick Tribune Campus Center  — Full Story

News  Mar 29th 2018AIA Chicago Magazine cover story Spotlights diversity at IIT with I-NOMA

"Chicago Architect" talks to the Illinois chapter of the National Organization for Minority Architects about Project Pipeline — Full Story


Thomas Dyja will deliver a lecture on Alfred Caldwell | March 28 @ 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Mar 26th 2018Carly Coulson (B ARCH '97) Featured in IIT Magazine

Coulson discusses the Disappear Retreat, the Passive House Institute, and sustainability in her practice.   — Full Story


An IIT Alumnus Builds: Jong Soung Kimm's Realized Work | March 23 @ 2pm — Full Story


George Baird will deliver the SOM Lecture On Architecture and Urbanism on March 21 @ 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Mar 9th 2018IIT M ARCH GRADUATE VIRGIL ABLOH NAMED Men’s Artistic Director for Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton welcomes Virgil Abloh as its new Men's Artistic Director. — Full Story


Join us to celebrate Mies van der Rohe's birthday | March 22 at Crown Hall — Full Story


MCHAP announces list of thirty-one outstanding 2018 projects — Full Story

News  Mar 7th 2018Alfred Caldwell and the Performance of Democracy: Archives and Events

Alfred Caldwell and the Performance of Democracy programming is supported by a generous grant from the Graham Foundation, and will run from early Spring through Fall of 2018 — Full Story


RESCHEDULED: Assistant Professor Alla Vronskaya will lecture on Anti-Architectures of Self-Incurred Immaturity | April 2 @ 2pm — Full Story


Four finalists for MCHAP.emerge named.  — Full Story


Assistant Professor Maria Counts has been elected Regional Director of Region 5 for the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture. — Full Story


Rahman Azari will lecture on "Complexities in Quantification and Modeling of Embodied Energy and Carbon Emissions of Buildings" | March 21 @ 2pm — Full Story


Prof. Henderson exhibit "Sakura Orihon: Diary of a Cherry Blossom Journey" at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum — Full Story

News  Mar 5th 2018Pilsen Arte Arquitectura Cultura Roundtable

IIT College of Architecture to co-host a conversation about Art, Architecture and Culture from Pilsen | April 11  — Full Story


The modernist organization launches a new website.  — Full Story


5th year IIT architecture student Junru Xu awarded CWA Scholarship  — Full Story


Prof. Henderson to exhibit work in "Seeing Cherries" at Dumbarton Oaks — Full Story

News  Mar 2nd 2018Dean Sabatino Appointed to Docomomo US Board

Dean Sabatino joins the Docomomo US Board of Directors — Full Story


Lluis Ortega, Paul Andersen, and David Salomon will discuss "The Total Designer" | March 19 @ 2pm — Full Story


Join us for the MCHAP Exhibition + Party on March 2 | 5:30pm  — Full Story


Asst. Professor Maria Counts delivers a keynote speech at the Wisconsin American Society of Landscape Architects Spring 2018 Conference — Full Story


Francesco Marullo will deliver a Cloud Talk on "Jungle" on Feb 28 @ 2pm — Full Story


RESCHEDULED: John DeSalvo and Judith Paine will appear in conversation to discuss “The Illustration of Architecture" | March 2 @ 2pm  — Full Story


Sean Keller will lecture on his new book, "Automatic Architecture" | March 5 @ 2pm — Full Story


Ricky Burdett will deliver the MCHAP Lecture: Shaping Cities | Wed., Feb. 28 @ 6 p.m. — Full Story

News  Feb 21st 2018ITALIAN DESIGN DAY 2018

Italian Design: A Success Story a Lecture by Rodrigo Rodriquez | Mon., Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story


Fernando Romero will deliver the SOM Lecture On Architecture and Urbanism on Feb. 21 @ 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Feb 19th 20182018 MCHAP AWARD CYCLE BEGINS

The Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) 2018 public events series announced  — Full Story

News  Feb 18th 2018AUTHOR LECTURE: Vedran Mimica | FEB 19 @ 2pm

Vedran Mimica will deliver a lecture on his new book, "The Berlage Affair,” on Mon, Feb 19 @ 2pm in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Feb 13th 2018AUTHOR LECTURE: MARTIN FELSEN | FEB 16 @ 2pm

Martin Felsen will deliver a lecture, "Bowling,” on Fri, Feb 16 @ 2pm in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story


IIT Architecture Spring 2018 lectures and programming  — Full Story



News  Jan 25th 2018​Charged Grounds: Places for People

Exhibition opens Jan. 29, 2018 | Lecture Feb. 12, 2018 at 6 p.m. — Full Story

News  Dec 20th 2017Holiday Gospel Celebration Video

A conversation about the National Museum of Gospel Music on the former site of Pilgrim Baptist Church was followed by a Gospel concert on Dec 8, 2017, in S. R. Crown Hall. Watch the video now. — Full Story

News  Dec 15th 2017Mies and the City Roundtable Video

Watch the video now — Full Story


Fri, Dec 8 | conversation about the National Museum of Gospel Music on the former site of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Bronzeville, followed by a Gospel concert and reception — Full Story


New book by Martin Felsen asks: why do contemporary architects counter huge crises with small ideas?  — Full Story

News  Nov 9th 2017 Dean Sabatino's lecture "Beyond Wilderness"

Sabatino spoke about the Canadian design attitude during the 20th century at the University of Toronto. Watch the video now.   — Full Story

News  Nov 1st 2017Dean Sabatino in IIT Magazine

Sabatino considers his vision for the college now as interim dean of the College of Architecture  — Full Story

News  Oct 31st 2017John Vinci: Life & Landmarks Video

Watch the video and see photos from the John Vinci: Life & Landmarks event   — Full Story

News  Oct 26th 2017Architecture of Dance and Music

Monday, Nov 13 at 5 p.m., featuring a presentation by Dr. Cynthia Vranas and performance by Dr. Venetia Stifler with CDI/Concert Dance Inc.   — Full Story

News  Oct 19th 2017Crossing Paths: the MTCC Competition, 20 Years Hence

Exhibition on display in the Graham Resource Center, and Round table in S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Sep 21st 2017FALL 17 LECTURES SERIES

IIT Architecture's Fall '17 Lecture Series and Fall '17 Cloud Talks have been announced — Full Story

News  Sep 19th 2017Peluso and COA Students' Work Featured at ''Future of Composites''

Studio Ass. Prof. Alphonso Peluso and students featured at first '‘Future of Composites in Construction’' Conference — Full Story

News  Sep 7th 2017COA/IIT FALL 2017 CAREER FAIR

COA/IIT Career Fair is Sept. 21 in Hermann Hall and S.R. Crown Hall — Full Story


James Wines will lecture on "Arch-Art - Conduit to Context," Wednesday September 13 at 6pm in S. R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Aug 24th 2017 Landscape Architecture in Chicago Panel Discussion

Prof. Ron Henderson co-moderates a discussion on Landscape Architecture at S. R. Crown Hall on Monday, Sept. 11.  — Full Story

News  Aug 23rd 2017MCHAP/CAB TÊTE-A-TÊTE

IIT Architecture will host a panel discussion on the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize as part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial Opening weekend on Saturday, Sept. 16  — Full Story

News  Aug 8th 2017Chicago: The City That IIT Built

Over the past 100 years Illinois Tech faculty and alumni have designed Chicago’s skyline, and transformed the city's natural and built environments.  — Full Story

News  Jun 5th 2017Prof. Henderson presents "The Driverless City" in Beijing

Prof. Ron Henderson, Director of the MLA+U Program, recently delivered a presentation on "The Driverless City" in Beijing. — Full Story

News  May 16th 2017IIT Faculty Awarded AIA Chicago Small Project Awards

Prof. Vladimir Radutny's eponymous firm, and Prof. Martin Felsen's firm, UrbanLab, had winning projects honored as part of the 2017 AIA Chicago Small Project Awards. — Full Story

News  May 15th 2017Prof. Ortega Publishes "The Total Designer"

Prof. Ortega publishes "The Total Designer," a reflection on the relationship between technology and creation. — Full Story

News  May 5th 2017Open House Spring 2017

IIT Architecture's Open House, part of two days of end-of-year programming, exhibits and celebrates academic work from undergraduate and graduate studios. — Full Story

News  May 5th 2017Commencement 2017

IIT Architecture Commencement 2017 will begin at noon, Saturday, May 13, in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  May 5th 2017GRC Restores Koolhaas' MTCC Model

In honor of the McCormick Tribune Campus Center Competition’s 20th anniversary, the Graham Resource Center will host a pre-Open House ceremony to unveil the restoration of Rem Koolhaas' winning presentation model. — Full Story

News  May 4th 2017Prof. Henderson to Moderate Panel at "Landscapes of Pre-Industrial Cities" Symposium

Professor Ron Henderson, FASLA, Director of the MLA+U Program and Senior Fellow of Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks, will moderate a panel, "Urban Forest," at the "Landscapes of Pre-Industrial Cities" Symposium held May 5-6 at Dumbarton Oaks in Washington, DC. — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2017Prof. Krawczyk's Work Featured in Rapid3D Conference Art Gallery

The 3D-printed work of Prof. Krawczyk will be featured in the Rapid3D Art Gallery at the 3D: Printing, Scanning, and Additive Manufacturing Conference. — Full Story

News  Apr 26th 2017Open Now: "America's Best Architecture & Design Schools" Survey

The annual DesignIntelligence survey, "America's Best Architecture & Design Schools," is open for participation. — Full Story


Incoming IIT Architecture graduate students were invited to the 2017 Admitted Graduate Student Weekend. — Full Story


Phyllis Lambert, Founding Director Emeritus of the Canadian Centre for Architecture, offers an appreciation of the life and work of architect Peter Carter (1927-2017). — Full Story

News  Apr 24th 2017Cloud Talk Video: Sonja Lebos

Sonja Lebos delivered the SOM Architecture and Urbanism Cloud Talk on "Film & Architecture" on Mon., April 3, 2017 in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Apr 19th 2017Dean's Lecture Series Video: Yvonne Farrell

Yvonne Farrell, of Grafton Architects, delivered a lecture on Wed., Feb. 15, 2017 in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Apr 19th 2017Henderson's "City Walk" Selected for Big Jump

City Walk Providence, the seven-mile "long and narrow" urban landscape project in Providence, Rhode Island, by Ron Henderson/L+A Landscape Architecture, has been selected for The Big Jump Project.  — Full Story

News  Apr 18th 2017 Chicago Schools: Authors, Audiences, and History

"Chicago Schools: Authors, Audiences, and History," the 2nd International Graduate Student Symposium, will be hosted by the IIT College of Architecture PhD Program in partnership with the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial. — Full Story

News  Apr 14th 2017"Mirror, Mirror on the Wall" Student Exhibition

"Mirror, Mirror on the Wall...," is an exhibition of student work that acts as an architectural provocation coupling contemporary and canonical works. — Full Story

News  Apr 12th 2017The Turn Center Studio

For the second year in a row, Prof. Kultermann is leading a studio to design a community services center in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood. — Full Story

News  Apr 12th 2017Cloud Talk Video: Vivian Manasc

Vivian Manasc delivered a Cloud Talk, "Net Zero Urban Architecture In Extreme Climates," on Wed., Sept. 28, 2016 in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Apr 10th 2017Dean's Lecture Series Video: Laurie Olin

Laurie Olin delivered the Peter Schaudt Lecture as part of the College of Architecture Dean's Lecture Series on Wed., Nov 16, 2016 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story


David Solomon delivered a Cloud Talk on "Aesthetic Infrastructure" on Fri., Nov. 4, 2016. Watch the video now.  — Full Story

News  Apr 3rd 2017Prof. Ronan Recipient of 2017 Arts and Letters Award

Prof. John Ronan was recently named a 2017 Architecture Award Winner from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. — Full Story

News  Mar 29th 2017Prof. Sabatino Awarded with Terra Foundation Grant

PhD Program Director Michelangelo Sabatino is part of a team that received a Terra Foundation grant for a public seminar, "Chicago: City of Design and Commerce, 1890-1990." — Full Story

News  Mar 29th 2017CLOUD TALK: Sonja Lebos

Sonja Lebos will deliver the SOM Architecture and Urbanism Cloud Talk on "Film & Architecture" at 2 p.m. on Mon., April 3 in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Mar 28th 2017Prof. Chadha On Obama Presidential Center Exhibition Design Team

Adjunct Assistant Professor Monica Chadha, founder of the firm Civic Projects, was recently selected as a member of the Obama Presidential Center exhibition design team. — Full Story

News  Mar 27th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Wiel Arets

Wiel Arets, Dean of IIT College of Architecture and Principal of Wiel Arets Architects, will deliver a lecture on 'Making,' Mon., April 3 at 6 p.m. in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Mar 23rd 2017CLOUD TALK: Benjamin Romano

Benjamín Romano will deliver the Cloud Talk, "Integrating Flow and Energy in High Rise Structures. Torre Reforma.," at 2 p.m. on Fri., March 31 in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Mar 22nd 2017Dean’s Lecture Series: Tod Williams and Billie Tsien

Tod Williams and Billie Tsien of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners will deliver a lecture on Wed., March 29 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Mar 20th 2017CLOUD TALK: Kelly Shannon

Kelly Shannon will deliver the SOM Architecture and Urbanism Cloud Talk, "Settling Waters, Design Agency for Environmental & Social Justice," at 2 p.m. on Mon., March 27 in S.R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Mar 15th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Josep Lluis Mateo

Josep Lluis Mateo will deliver a lecture on Fri., March 24 @ 6pm in S.R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Mar 14th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Peter Wirtz

Peter Wirtz will deliver a lecture on Wed., March 22 @ 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Mar 13th 2017Dean's Lecture Series Video: Junya Ishigami

Junya Ishigami delivered a lecture on Tues., Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall as part of the Spring 2017 Dean's Lecture Series. — Full Story

News  Mar 9th 2017 IIT Faculty in 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial

Marshall Brown, Martin Felsen, Pezo von Ellrichshausen, PRODUCTORA selected as participants of 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial — Full Story

News  Mar 6th 2017Prof Denison and Provost Bronet in Newcity's Design 50

Dirk Denison and Frances Bronet named leaders of Chicago’s design scene — Full Story

News  Feb 20th 2017CLOUD TALK: ​​Javier Arpa

Javier Arpa will deliver a Cloud Talk on Collective Housing on Fri., Feb. 24 @ 2 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Feb 16th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Junya Ishigami

Junya Ishigami of junya.ishigami+associates, will deliver a lecture on Tues., Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Feb 16th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Hani Rashid

Hani Rashid of Asymptote Architecture, will deliver a lecture on Wed., Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Feb 15th 2017Dean's Lecture Series: Yvonne Farrell

Yvonne Farrell of Grafton Architects, 2014/15 MCHAP Finalist, will deliver a lecture on Wed., Feb. 15 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story

News  Feb 9th 2017Spring 2017 Dean's Lecture Series

IIT Architecture's Dean's Lecture Series Announced — Full Story


Curated by Michelangelo Sabatino with PhD students; watch a video of the opening now  — Full Story

News  Feb 9th 2017Prof. Wood and Prof. Du Speak at 2017 AIA Convention

Profs. Antony Wood and Peng Du will participate in AIA discussion, "Urban vs. Subruban: What's Truly Sustainable?" — Full Story


MLA+U Director Ron Henderson receives Providence Preservation Society Award for CITY WALK  — Full Story


Lambert turns 90 and celebrated with exhibition — Full Story

News  Jan 17th 2017SPRING 2017 CLOUD TALKS

Javier Arpa, Kelly Shanon, Benjamin Romano, Sonja Lebos featured lecturers. — Full Story

News  Jan 11th 2017Spring 17 Lecture: Michelangelo Sabatino

Michelangelo Sabatino will deliver a lecture on Wed., Jan.18 at 6 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall. — Full Story


Conger-Austin awarded Fulbright Grant to collaborate with IE School of Architecture and Design in Segovia, Spain. — Full Story


Meet firm representatives on Feb. 23 in Hermann and Crown Hall from 12-4pm.   — Full Story

News  Jan 9th 2017PHD Architecture Research Forum

Spring 2017 PhD Research Forum Speakers Announced — Full Story

News  Dec 22nd 2016PROF. Krawczyk's work selected for exhibition

Professor Robert Krawczyk exhibiting at the 2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings Exhibition of Mathematical Art in Atlanta GA, January 4-7, 2017. — Full Story

News  Dec 7th 2016Henderson Delivers Gallery Talk

Ron Henderson, Chair, Department of Landscape Architecture at IIT Architecture spoke on the legacy of Dan Kiley. — Full Story

News  Nov 30th 2016Radutny Receives 2016 Dubin Family Young Architect Award

Part Time Professor Vladimir Radutny Awarded Professional Excellence Award by AIA Chicago — Full Story

News  Nov 29th 2016IIT-CTBUH Studio Students Present at Conference

Students Present at CTBUH 2016 International Conference, Visit Shenzhen & Hong Kong — Full Story

News  Nov 21st 2016IIT Architecture Grad featured in The New York Times

Carlos Roa, B. ARCH graduate, contemplates the future of undocumented students under the Trump administration.  — Full Story

News  Nov 18th 2016Summer Program Exhibition @ S. R. CROWN HALL

Student work from the Germany/ Netherlands/Denmark studio is on display. — Full Story

News  Nov 17th 2016Dean's Lecture Series Video: Kazuyo Sejima

Kazuyo Sejima delivered the SOM Architecture and Urban Planning Lecture as part of the Dean's Lecture Series. Watch the video now. — Full Story

News  Nov 16th 2016Dean's Lecture Series: Laurie Olin

Laurie Olin will deliver the Peter Schaudt Lecture as part of the College of Architecture Dean's Lecture Series on Wed., Nov 16, 2016 @ 6 p.m.  — Full Story


Associate Dean of Research Vedran Mimica will lecture at 20th Vienna Architecture Congress on Nov. 20th. — Full Story

News  Nov 8th 2016Donna Robertson Honored at AR Awards Ceremony

Receives 2016 Women in Architecture Award from Architectural Record — Full Story


Dean Wiel Arets will lecture at the UIC School of Architecture on Oct. 25, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m. — Full Story

News  Oct 19th 2016MCHAP 2014/15 Symposium and Award Dinner

LIVESTREAM STARTING @ 11:30 a.m.Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 in S. R. Crown Hall.  — Full Story

News  Oct 19th 2016MCHAP 2014-15 Winner Announced

Award goes to Grace Farms in New Canaan, Connecticut, by SANAA — Full Story

News  Oct 13th 2016Petroleum Modernism

Ph.D. program's Petroleum Modernism workshop is Thurs., Oct. 13 at 11:30 a.m. — Full Story

News  Oct 11th 2016Dean's Lecture Series Video: Peter Eisenman

Peter Eisenman delivered a lecture as part of the Fall 2016 Dean's Lecture Series. Watch the video now. — Full Story

News  Oct 7th 2016IIT Architecture Tall Building Courses Extended

Tall Building Courses Extended to Gensler Office and Newest Tall Building in Chicago — Full Story

News  Sep 29th 2016Henderson and Sabatino @ Exhibit Columbus

MLA and PhD Directors chair sessions in Columbus, IN symposium. — Full Story

News  Sep 21st 2016Donna Roberston honored by AR

Receives 2016 Women in Architecture Award from Architectural Record — Full Story

News  Sep 21st 2016Bronzeville Partnership Featured

ABC-7 and DNA Info cover student design of Bronzeville's new TURN Center — Full Story

News  Sep 20th 2016MCHAP.Student Nominees Announced

More than 70 schools from throughout the Americas nominated graduating student projects for new award. — Full Story

News  Sep 7th 2016CoA Featured in Architect Magazine

Faculty & Board of Advisors among Top 50 Firms in Business, Sustainability, and Design. — Full Story

News  Sep 7th 2016Ronan's Poetry Foundation Building Honored

Among Architectural Record's top 125 Buildings of Last 125 Years — Full Story

News  Sep 1st 2016Riverline Featured in Crain's

Board of Advisor Ralph Johnson's plan for 3700 units on Chicago River's South Branch — Full Story

News  Aug 26th 2016Kaplan Family Institute Groundbreaking

Hub for innovation at IIT designed by IIT Architecture faculty member John Ronan. — Full Story

News  Aug 22nd 2016Sabatino awarded Canada Council for the Arts Grant

PhD program Director Michelangelo Sabatino awarded grant for forthcoming publication — Full Story

News  Aug 17th 2016Design/Build 2016 on Chilean TV

Students spent summer developing community center in Antihuala, Chile. — Full Story

News  Jul 15th 2016Henderson named Dumbarton Oaks Fellow

MLA Director Ron Henderson appointed Senior Fellow in Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks — Full Story

News  Jul 13th 2016Marshall Brown on Chicago Tonight

Exhibit Ziggurat celebrates Arts Club of Chicago's 100th Anniversary — Full Story

News  Jun 27th 2016​Elizabethan Theater at Chateau d'Hardelot

Ron Henderson, MLA Director, designs landscape at new theater in France. — Full Story

News  Jun 17th 2016Progress in Chile: Design/Build 2016

Students make headway on community center in Antihuala, Chile. — Full Story

News  Jun 17th 2016William Baker in The Engineers on BBC World Service

Panel of three engineers discuss challenges and solutions. — Full Story

News  Jun 5th 2016Prof. Krawczyk in Currents 2016

Containing Air 3D printed series in Santa Fe Intl. New Media Festival — Full Story

News  May 13th 2016Bronzeville Dream Center Winner Announced

"Pinch Project" design chosen for build out of BDC during Open House. — Full Story

News  May 12th 2016Tadao Ando visited S. R. Crown Hall

Tadao Ando visited IIT Architecture on Thur., May 12. — Full Story

News  May 6th 2016Studio wins AIA Chicago Small Project Award

Frank Flury's 2013/14 Design/Build Studio honored for Ghana Library. — Full Story

News  May 6th 2016Students Launch Web Platform

Focus// promotes the discussion of architecture. — Full Story

News  May 6th 2016Faculty win AIA Chicago Small Project Awards

Prof. Klaeschen and Prof. Radutny win Citations of Merit. — Full Story

News  May 5th 2016Bronzeville Dream Center Design Finalists

Three teams of students selected as finalists for build-out of BDC. — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2016MLA Student wins University Olmsted Scholarship

Stephen Ulman among 45 graduate scholars nationally — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2016Prof. Michelangelo Sabatino Lecture Series in Italy

Delivered four lectures at Universita luav de Venezia — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2016Free Ass. Mag. #2: NO MAN'S LAND

BBQ on Apr. 29 at 6 p.m. on the south entrance of Crown Hall  south entrance — Full Story

News  Apr 20th 2016Marshall Brown on PBS

Interviewed for "10 Towns that Changed America" on 4/19 @ 8:00 p.m on PBS. — Full Story

News  Apr 10th 2016MLA to join ASLA Advocacy Day

IIT Architecture MLA students Jamie Sun and Stephen Ulman to join ASLA Advocacy Day — Full Story

News  Apr 6th 2016Driverless City Project in WIRED

Nayar Prize team in Wired Magazine article on self-driving cars. — Full Story

News  Apr 1st 2016MCHAP.emerge Winner Announced

Award goes to Pavilion on the Zocalo in Mexico City by Productora — Full Story

News  Apr 1st 2016Zaha Hadid

A remembrance from IIT Architecture Chicago — Full Story

News  Mar 21st 2016Arets, Brown and Ronan in Monocle

Dean Wiel Arets, Professor Marshall Brown and Professor John Ronan featured in Monocle Magazine. — Full Story

News  Mar 18th 2016Pettigrew Delivered Urban Wood Lecture

Studio Associate Professor Paul Pettigrew delivered a lecture entitled "Urban Wood’s Journey" on Fri., Feb. 18. — Full Story

News  Mar 17th 2016MCHAP.emerge Finalist Announcement

Five finalists to be celebrated at April 1st MCHAP.emerge Symposium — Full Story

News  Mar 11th 2016MCHAP 2014/15 Nominees

MCHAP 2014/15 Nominees and MCHAP.emerge 2014/15 Nominees Announced — Full Story

News  Mar 7th 2016MCHAP.student Award Announced

Given to a 2015/16 Graduating Student attending an MCHAP Network School in The Americas. — Full Story

News  Feb 14th 2016Ph.D. Alumni's Beijing Tower on ArchDaily

Zhou Qi's (Ph.D. '02) People's Daily HQ Tower Featured — Full Story

News  Feb 12th 2016Free Ass. Mag. ISSUE #2

Call For Submissions through Wed., Feb.17 — Full Story

News  Feb 10th 2016Five Year Commitment to BDC

IIT announces a five-year commitment to Bronzeville Dream Center (BDC). — Full Story

News  Feb 9th 2016Conor O'Shea in The Atlantic CityLab

Landscape architecture Prof. Conor O'Shea interviewed for Atlantic CityLab. — Full Story

News  Feb 8th 2016IIT among "America's Best Architecture and Design Schools"

B.Arch. program #13 nationally and #1 in Midwest. — Full Story

News  Feb 4th 2016Alumni Becomes Principal at Eastlake Studio

Kevin Kamien, AIA (M.Arch. '10) has become a firm principal at Eastlake Studio. — Full Story

News  Feb 4th 2016Bit Space on WGN-TV

Prof. Kearns' youth center offers after-school and summer programs introducing students to design, engineering and technology. — Full Story

News  Feb 3rd 2016Student on AIAS National Board

Fourth year B.Arch., Jeremy Gentile, elected to 2016-2017 Midwest Quadrant Director on the National Board of Directors for the AIAS. — Full Story

News  Feb 1st 2016Gardner Museum Wins Harleston Parker Medal

Prof. Ron Henderson on team recognized for design. — Full Story

News  Jan 27th 2016Summer Travel Programs

Study in Chile, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, and Scandinavia in 2016  — Full Story

News  Jan 26th 2016CoA Supports Bronzeville Dream Center

Announces 5 year commitment and 2 scholarships for "Experiment in Architecture"  — Full Story

News  Jan 15th 2016Phyllis Lambert wins Wolf Prize

IIT Architecture Grad and founder of Canadian Centre for Architecture honored. — Full Story

News  Dec 21st 2015John Ronan is Obama Library Finalist

Among seven architects to present proposals to President Obama. — Full Story

News  Dec 21st 2015Studio to Design Bronzeville Dream Center

Studio led by Eva Kultermann partners with local group to rehab building for Bronzeville Dream Center. — Full Story

News  Dec 17th 2015Students Win Brush Park Competition

Tyler Baldwin, Neil Griffin, Li Zhehang place first, two other Cloud Studio teams get second place and honorable mention. — Full Story

News  Dec 11th 2015Ron Henderson Wins Three Awards

Three projects win regional design awards from ASLA-RI. — Full Story

News  Nov 30th 2015Dirk Denison in NYT Magazine

Addition to 1983 Henry Weese house in Chicago featured in "Domains". — Full Story

News  Nov 24th 20155th Year B.Arch. Student Supports Syrian Refugees

Majed Abdulsamad posts appeal on IIT Syrian Student blog.  — Full Story

News  Nov 20th 2015BRICK 2015 Fundraiser

Rocco Buttliere (B.Arch.) to take LEGO Chicago skyline to London's BRICK 2015 — Full Story

News  Nov 20th 2015IIT Alum's project featured in Crain's

Katherine Darnstadt's Latent Design and City of Chicago create Activate's Boombox. — Full Story

News  Nov 17th 2015IIT Giving Day

Perkins + Will donated $10,000 to CoA Scholarship Fund when we met the Galvin Challenge — Full Story

News  Nov 13th 2015Bosco Verticale Best Tall Building

Awarded "Best Tall Building Worldwide" in S. R. Crown Hall at CTBUH Award Ceremony & Dinner — Full Story

News  Oct 30th 2015Sean Keller in MIT Technology Review

Article from online journal explores self-assembling granular material — Full Story

News  Oct 29th 2015Monika Thadhani on BD+C's 40 Under 40 List

Named "influential intellectual" and "emerging star" in AEC industry. — Full Story

News  Oct 28th 2015AIA Design Excellence Awards

Faculty and Board among AIA Chicago Design Excellence Awards. — Full Story

News  Oct 16th 2015Architecture Faculty are Nayar Prize Finalists

Three IIT Architecture faculty on team selected as one of three finalists for $1 million Nayar Prize. — Full Story

News  Oct 13th 2015Conor O'Shea in Architectural Record

Architectural Record lists Conor O'Shea as part of "Chicago's Next Generation." — Full Story

News  Oct 6th 2015CTBUH wins Turner Prize

CTBUH awarded 2015 Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction — Full Story

News  Sep 30th 2015CoA-sponsored Kiosk in Chicago Biennial

CoA faculty and MCHAP.emerge winner Pezo von Ellrichshausen design Lakefront Kiosk. — Full Story

News  Sep 24th 2015MLA Director's Sketchbook in TCLF Auction

Ron Henderson contributes sketchbook to the Cultural Landscape Foundation silent auction. — Full Story

News  Sep 24th 2015Phyllis Lambert Inducted into IIT Hall of Fame

Founder of the Canadian Centre of Architecture honored for contributions to architecture and IIT. — Full Story

News  Sep 11th 2015CARBONskin

CARBONskin is an exploration of curtain wall design and construction using carbon fiber. — Full Story

News  Sep 3rd 20152015 Burnham Prize: Currencies of Architecture

Professor Martin Kläschen, CAC co-President, announces Burnham Prize Competition Extension — Full Story

News  Aug 27th 2015Joseph Clarke Guest Edits Grey Room

Special issue of history and theory journal focuses on "Acoustic Modernity" — Full Story

News  Aug 14th 2015New Faculty Announced

Frances Bronet, Ron Henderson and Lluis Ortega join faculty — Full Story

News  Jul 22nd 2015Peter Lindsay Schaudt

A message from Dean Wiel Arets on the passing of Peter Lindsay Schaudt — Full Story

News  Jul 16th 2015CoA Students Honored in AIA Chicago Awards

Sepideh Asadi Jouzani and Melina de Oliveira recognized for "Detroit Market Hall" — Full Story

News  Jul 15th 2015"Urban Wood" project featured on WGN Radio

WGN's "Outside the Loop" airs program on Prof. Paul Pettigrew's "Urban Wood" project — Full Story

News  Jun 24th 2015Indonesia Design/Build Studio

Two-semester studio builds local hospital in Central Java Province. — Full Story

News  Jun 22nd 2015Berlin++ Summer Program

Students are touring architecture in 11 European cities. — Full Story

News  Jun 8th 2015Third Year's LEGO city in ChicagoInno

Third year student Rocco Buttliere was interviewed by Chicago Inno. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2015AIA Chicago Small Project Awards

CoA Faculty honored in AIA Chicago Small Project Awards — Full Story

News  Apr 28th 2015CoA Alumni is LVMH Prize Finalist

Virgil Abloh, CoA alumni and founder of fashion label "Off-White", is among the eight finalists of LVMH Prize 2015. — Full Story

News  Apr 17th 2015IIT Faculty in Chicago Biennial

IIT Architecture faculty part of inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial — Full Story

News  Apr 14th 2015Thomas Kearns Launches Bit Space

Bit Space is a youth center for after-school and summer programs to introduce students to design, engineering and technology. — Full Story

News  Mar 2nd 2015Spring 2015 Awards

The Spring 2015 Awards applications are open. — Full Story

News  Feb 26th 2015CoA Presents at Conference on Beginning Design Students

CoA faculty presented at the National Conference on the Beginning Design Student at the University of Houston. — Full Story

News  Feb 24th 2015Students Design Englewood Business Accelerator

Adjunct Assistant Professor Monica Chadha and five students help design Englewood Business Innovation Center. — Full Story

News  Feb 5th 2015Spring & Summer Travel Programs

Study in Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands in 2015 — Full Story

News  Jan 29th 2015Budding Architects Visit S. R. Crown Hall

Students and teachers from GEMS World Academy Chicago visited S. R. Crown Hall and created imaginative renderings of towns and houses. — Full Story

News  Jan 19th 2015PhD Program Hosted Chinese Delegation

PhD Program hosted delegation of Chinese architects and landscape architects. — Full Story

News  Jan 14th 2015Amanda Williams in Chicago Sun-Times

Adjunct Associate Professor Amanda Williams' neighborhood design intervention, "color theory," is featured in Chicago Sun-Times. — Full Story

News  Jan 9th 2015Dean Arets in Argentinian magazine PLOT

Dean Wiel Arets' work, including the revitalization of IIT Architecture, is featured in Argentinian architecture magazine PLOT. — Full Story

News  Dec 5th 2014Fall 2014 Studio Final Reviews

A collection of images from Fall 2014 studio final reviews. — Full Story

News  Oct 29th 20143D Printing as New Means for Case Studies

Studio Associate Professor Alphonso Peluso and His Students Use 3D Printing for Research and Analysis of Case Studies.  — Full Story

News  Oct 23rd 2014Inaugural MCHAP Awards Announced

Inaugural winners of MCHAP 2000-2008 and MCHAP 2009-2013 at a benefit award dinner honoring the seven finalists held at S. R. Crown Hall — Full Story

News  Oct 10th 2014CTBUH 2014 Best Tall Buildings Symposium and Awards Ceremony

Center for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 2014 Best Tall Buildings Symposium and Awards @ Hermann Hall and S. R. Crown Hall on 11/6 — Full Story

News  Oct 4th 2014CoA Students Exhibit Work Created from Storm-Damaged Trees

Furniture created from storm-damaged trees -- designed and fabricated by CoA Arch 447 Architecture & Furniture students -- on view through October 18th at 132 Main Street in West Chicago — Full Story

News  Sep 11th 2014CoA Faculty on Architect Magazine's 2014 "Top 50" Firms

John Ronan and Carol Ross Barney among IIT Architecture faculty on Architect Magazine's annual list of top 50 architectural firms. — Full Story

News  Aug 14th 2014VOA, SOM Collaborative Studios featured in the Cloud

New offerings in the Cloud Studios this year include a studio led by architects of VOA and three studios in collaboration with SOM, among several other exciting prospects. — Full Story

News  Aug 13th 2014IIT Cloud Studios Join The Why Factory at TU Delft

Among the Cloud Studio offerings this year is our new traveling studio titled "Farm Blocks: Urban Architecture Beyond Cliches" lead by Winy Maas of MVRDV, and hosted at The Why Factory(T?F) of the Delft University of Technology.  — Full Story

News  Jul 24th 2014FIBERwave PAVILION wins Morpholio Future Voices Competition

Studio Associate Professor Alphonso Peluso and his students' carbon fiber FIBERwave PAVILION wins the Morpholio Future Voices competition. — Full Story

News  Jul 9th 2014Inaugural MCHAP Finalists Announced

Seven finalists announced at a public event in Santiago, Chile. — Full Story

News  Jun 24th 2014Inaugural MCHAP "Outstanding Projects" Announced

Shortlist of 36 built works selected from 225 nominees; finalists to be announced on July 9th from Santiago, Chile. — Full Story

News  Jun 13th 2014Dean Arets featured in Financial Times

Dean Wiel Arets featured in Financial Times article on homes designed with dramatic water features. — Full Story

News  Jun 5th 2014CoA PhD Candidate wins ARCC/King Medal

Architecture PhD Candidate Peng Du Awarded ARCC/King Student Medal for Excellence in Architectural + Environmental Research — Full Story

News  May 30th 2014CoA Grad Wins Art Institute of Chicago Fellowship

IIT College of Architecture Graduate Ryan Gann Wins The Schiff Foundation Fellowship — Full Story

News  May 21st 2014Inaugural MCHAP.emerge Winner Announced

Award for Emerging Architecture goes to Poli House by Pezo von Ellrichshausen at a benefit dinner, featuring Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, held at IIT’s S. R. Crown Hall on Tuesday, May 20th. — Full Story

News  May 13th 2014Assoc. Professor Frank Flury and students win AIA Small Project Award for Barnsworth project

The exhibition space next to the Farnsworth House Visitors’ Center in Plano, Illinois,  designed and built by IIT Architecture students under the aegis of Prof. Flury’s Design-Build studio, won a Special Recognition award from AIA Chicago. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2014CoA Students Receive Honorable Mention in International Competition

Three IIT College of Architecture students, Dhaval Gadani, Louis Peragallo, and Christian Pereda, were recognized by the Gulf Architecture Biennial for an honorable mention in its Hormuz Bridge International Competition. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2014MCHAP Nominees Announced

Wiel Arets, Dean of the College of Architecture at IIT and Dirk Denison, Director of MCHAP and MCHAP.emerge, have announced 265 nominees for the two inaugural prizes. — Full Story

News  May 1st 2014MLA Director Marshall Brown on Presidential Libraries in Metropolis

Assistant Professor and Master of Landscape Architecture Director Marshall Brown’s article on the increasingly contentious commentary from pundits about the Obama Presidential Library Commission, was recently published in Metropolis Magazine. — Full Story