ROSE OCEAN: Living With Duchamp, Grand Opening

Sat FEB-17, 5pm @ The Tang Museum, Skidmore College ROSE OCEAN: LIVING WITH DUCHAMP, Grand Opening Marcel Duchamp is arguably the most influential artist of the 20th century. For the past decade, SoA professor Michael Oatman has taught a 2-credit course entitled ‘Duchamp Seminar: Anarchism Umped.’ Described as “a history/theory course where we make things,” […]

Student Zachary Pearson Recognized in International Design Competition

RPI Student Zachary Pearson and team Recognized in International Design Competition Rensselaer School of Architecture’s Zachary Pearson, along with Seizen Uehara, Belèn Pizarro, and Àngela Ferrero, entered ISARCH’s International Competition for architecture students. This past week, it was announced that they received Special Honorable Mention as one of the top 10 projects overall. This was […]

SoA design-build projects among the best worldwide

ArchDaily has highlighted two recent pavilions constructed by Rensselaer School of Architecture students. The pavilions are comprised of upcycled, organic materials and hold a great significant in a global context. These projects are a result of design-build studios led by Gustavo Crembil, Mae-Ling Lokko, Anna Dyson, Demetrios Comodromos and Josh Draper. LINK: The Best Student […]

MArch student Billi Ugbode wins AAUW fellowship

Student News: MArch student, Billi Ugbode, was recently notified of her acceptance to receive the AAUW selected professions scholarship. Winners could win anywhere from $5,000 to $18,000 in scholarship funds. Billi was awarded the maximum amount and plans to use it to create a “stellar” thesis project. Founded in 1881, The American Association of University Women’s is one […]

Discussion: Rural Urban Framework / What About the Rural?

Wed April 19, 5:30 – 6:30pm @ CASE: WHAT ABOUT THE RURAL? / Joshua Bolchover (Rural Urban Framework)_ On Wednesday, April 19th 2017 (5:30 – 6:30pm), the student-coordinated discussions series at Rensselaer, Positions Series, will host “What about the Rural?” with guest speaker Joshua Bolchover of Rural Urban Framework. The event will be held at […]

Discussion: Urban Think Tank / Working in a ditch!

Thu Apr-13, 6pm @ Greene Library: URBAN THINK TANK: WORKING IN A DITCH! _ On Thursday, April 13th, 2017 (6:00 – 7:15pm), the student-coordinated discussions series at Rensselaer, Positions Series, will host “Urban Think Tank: Working in a ditch! in the Greene Library seminar with guest speaker Alfredo Brillembourg of Urban Think Tank. The presentation […]

NOMAS / RPI Meeting

Tue Apr. 4th, 6:00pm – 7:00pm @ Gallery: MEETING: NOMAS RPI CHAPTER_ This Tuesday, April 4th 6:00pm, in the Gallery, the Rensselaer Chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architecture Students (NOMAS) will host a meeting to discuss the objectives & goals of the chapter for the upcoming school year, open chairperson positions, and the […]

Discussion: LOT-EK / Upcycling Intelligence

Tue April 4, 4:30 / 5:40pm @ SoA Greene Library “UPCYCLING INTELLIGENCE”: student discussion with LOT-EK On Tuesday, April 4th 2017 (4:30 – 5:40pm), the student-coordinated discussions series at Rensselaer, Positions Series, will host “Upcycling Intelligence,” in the Greene Library seminar with guest speakers Ada Tolla and Giuseppe Lignano (founding principles of LOT-EK) The presentation will […]

Ellen Wong wins mention at student design competition

Student News: B. ARCH STUDENT ELLEN WONG AWARDED MENTION AT HOUSE COMPETITION_ Senior B.Arch. student Ellen Wong was recently awarded a honorable mention for her proposal “Billboard House” at the house competition “Hollywood: The Last House on Mulholland: An Iconic Home beneath the Sign”. The prestigious jury was composed by Tom Mayne (Morphosis), Jimenez Lai (Bureau Spectacular), […]

Matos and Portorreal (Browns Presentation)

Student News: Irina Matos and Amaory Portorreal present their Browns Fellowships_ On Wednesday March 1 at 6pm in the Greene Gallery, B.Arch students Irina Matos and Amaory Portorreal will present the results of their recent Browns Travel Fellowship. This event will complement the exhibition in Room #201 (from Monday February 27 to Friday March 03). Irina Matos: […]


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