Announcements

Friday, September 24, 2021

Architectural Record Celebrates the 2021 Women in Architecture Awards

Amanda Williams (B.Arch. '97) is honored as the New Generation Leader in Architectural Record's 2021 Women in Architecture Design Leadership awards. The architect/artist's installation work often probes the impact of race on the urban realm.


Thursday, September 23, 2021

Cuban Modernism: Mid-Century Architecture 1940–1970

Fifth-year architecture student Taimaisú Ferrer Sin (B.Arch. '22) contributed to the new book — the first comprehensive survey of Cuban mid-century architecture, edited by Victor Deupi and Jean-François Lejeune.


Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Amie Cunat: Petal Signals, September 8–October 23

Dinner Gallery in New York City presents an exhibition of eight new paintings by fine art alumna Amie Cunat (M.F.A. '12). Both horrific and comedic, earthly and transcendent, Cunat’s new paintings present biomorphic forms, familiar yet foreign.


Tuesday, September 7, 2021

2021 BHE Foundation CARES Scholarships Awarded to Dridi, Cannon, Stewart, D'Auria, and Loyot

Out to Innovate CARES Scholarship recipient Jada Cannon (M.Arch. '24) is committed to ensuring LGBTQ+ and other marginalized groups feel seen in architectural design.


Thursday, September 2, 2021

AAP Welcomes New Staff Who Stepped In as Challenges Stepped Up

The college recognizes nine new and recent staff members who stepped into a wide variety of roles since the beginning of the pandemic, a time of extraordinary circumstances and adjustments.


Friday, August 27, 2021

Graham Foundation Supports JAE Fellows 2022–23

JAE's Graham Foundation grant supports Black, Native/Indigenous, and other people of color in architectural discourse. 2022–23 JAE Fellows include Assistant Professor Jennifer Newsom, Joyce Hwang (B.Arch. '97), and Thena Tak (B.Arch. '09).


Monday, August 23, 2021

In Memoriam: Branden Hookway (1971–2021)

Branden Hookway, a long-term visiting assistant professor in the Department of Architecture, among other departments at Cornell passed Saturday, August 14, after a long battle with cancer.


Monday, August 23, 2021

Architecture Faculty and Alumni Work in an Exhibition of Architecture, Art, Design, and Community

2021 Exhibit Columbus participants: Dream the Combine, the practice of architecture's Jennifer Newsom and Tom Carruthers, co-curated by Mimi Zeiger (B.Arch. '94); Ann Lui (B.Arch. '11); Joyce Hwang (B.Arch. '97); and Olalekan Jeyifous (B.Arch.'00).


Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Architecture Competition Tiny Kiwi Meditation Cabin Honorable Mention – Oonagh Davis and Elias Bennett

Oonagh Davis (B.Arch. '20) and Elias Bennett (B.Arch. '20), cofounders of OnE Studio Architecture, received an honorable mention for Okioki Cabin, their entry for the Tiny Kiwi Meditation Cabin Competition by Earth Energies Sanctuary.


Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Samia Henni Appointed the Inaugural Albert Hirschman Chair at IMéRA

Assistant Professor Samia Henni, architecture, has been appointed to the prestigious Albert Hirschman Chair 2021–22 at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IMéRA), to research Marseille's 1922 colonial exhibition and post-WWI migrant working class.


Thursday, August 5, 2021

2020–21 Student Academic Awards and Prizes

Academic awards and prizes recognize outstanding student work during the 2020–21 academic year.


Thursday, July 22, 2021

Longtime Planner Antoine Bryant Tapped as Detroit Development Director

The Detroit News reports Mayor Mike Duggan has selected Bryant (B.S. URS '95) for the city's planning and development chief. Bryant previously served as business development and project manager at alumni-led architecture firm Moody Nolan.


Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Howard McCalebb: Special Exhibition: Creating Community, Cinque Gallery Artists

The Art Students League of New York presented work by sculptor Howard McCalebb (M.F.A. '72) in a recent survey show and catalog of Cinque Gallery artists. Cinque supported African American artists in NYC dating from the Harlem Renaissance.


Friday, July 16, 2021

92 New York Artists Receive $616,000 in Grants

Art alums Amie Cunat (M.F.A. '12) and Laura Nova '96 (B.F.A. '96) were awarded 2021 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship grants for interdisciplinary work, from an applicant pool of more than 3,500 New York City artists.


Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Stan Bowman (1934–2021), An Artist on the Leading Creative Edge

Photographer, sculptor, painter, and Professor Emeritus Stan Bowman immersed his teaching and creative practice in the digital revolution, bringing a spirit of experimentation and curiosity to his work.


Friday, July 9, 2021

Anderson Named Faculty Director of Cornell AAP's Bachelor of Architecture Program

Sean Anderson (B.Arch./B.S. HAUD '96) joins the Department of Architecture at the College of Architecture, Art, and Planning as Associate Professor and incoming Director of the B.Arch. Program.


Friday, July 9, 2021

International Architecture Competition: The Last Nuclear Bomb Memorial

Lauren Lam (B.Arch. '23), a rising 4th-year in architecture, won an honorable mention in the international competition for her conceptual project The Aftermath. Entries were not permitted to include text, titles, or annotation of any kind.


Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Cornell Atkinson Awards $1.8 Million to Fund Vital Collaborations

Architecture's Timur Dogan, Katharina Kral, Felix Heisel, Marta H. Wisniewska, and CRP's Mitch Glass have been awarded Cornell Atkinson Academic Venture Fund (AVF) seed grants for research on innovative sustainable solutions.


Friday, July 2, 2021

Horowitz Foundation 2020 Grant Recipients

Shriya Rangarajan (Ph.D. RS '24) will use the highly competitive grant to support her research on social capital's role in Upstate New York's local food supply networks during the pandemic. Her dissertation has implications for food security.


Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Gunhan Named 2021–22 Getty Research Institute Predoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. HAUD candidate Aslihan Gunhan has won a prestigious Getty Research Institute Predoctoral Fellow residency for her project "Fragments Left Inside and Scattered Outside: Armenian Properties in Turkey and Armenian Architects in Diaspora."


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