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Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  Mar 19th 2019JOHN OCHSENDORF: SPACE, TIME, AND STRUCTURE

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

Featured  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

Featured  Mar 14th 2019H-SANG SEUNG: LANDSCRIPT

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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  Feb 28th 2019LECTURE: EMANUELE COCCIA

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

Featured  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

Featured  Feb 22nd 2019IIT ARCHITECTURE STUDENT ELECTED AIAS VP & ACSA DIRECTOR

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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  Feb 14th 2019IIT ARCHITECTURE PROGRAMS OFFICIALLY STEM DESIGNATED

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

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

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

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

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

Featured  Feb 8th 2019FLORENCE KNOLL: MODERNIST DESIGN PIONEER

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

Featured  Feb 5th 2019MIXED MEDIA: Bauhaus + IIT

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

Featured  Jan 29th 2019MLA PROFESSOR + STUDENT AWARDED LAF GRANT

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

Featured  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

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

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

Featured  Nov 16th 2018IIT ARCHITECTURE HOLIDAY GOSPEL CELEBRATION

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

Featured  Oct 29th 2018BUILDINGS, CITIES, AND PERFORMANCE

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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

Featured  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

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

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

Featured  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