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Wednesday
Apr112012

Student Portfolios Published in Acclaimed Reference Book

Design students of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, are featured in Harold Linton's Portfolio Design.

According to the publisher's website, Portfolio Design "has been the standard reference for students and young professionals in architecture, urban planning, landscape, and interior design who want to make the best impression possible in their applications for undergraduate and graduate school admissions, design grants, competitions, or in a job interview."

Said Diane Fox, lecturer of the UT College of Architecture and Design, who has taught the college's presentation design class for many years: "Harold Linton's Portfolio Design has been the standard reference for students and professionals in architecture, urban planning, landscape, and interior design for over a decade."

"Now, with the fourth edition, the book will be out at the end of April and includes several portfolios from the College of Architecture and Design's Presentation Design class."

Some pages of the book are available fore viewing, see here. Of particular note is UT School of Architecture student Micheal Clapp, who's portfolio is featured at the end of this sampling. 

For more information, or to purchase the book, please visit here

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By: Kiki Roeder, Communications and Outreach, the UT College of Architecture and Design

Thursday
Feb162012

Architecture Alumnus Returns to UT, Knoxville, with Exhibition at Gallery 103

Justin Brown, class of 2002, is slated to visit the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Architecture and Design next Monday at 5:45 p.m. to discuss his exhibit, "Bookmatch or Slipmatch,"  which will be on display from February 20 - March 09 in Gallery 103 of the Art + Architecture Building.

The exhibition will feature handcrafted products that demonstrate Brown, and his collaborative partner, Brian Green's dedication to woodworking, handcrafted design, and use of natural materials. 

Brown's visit from Birmingham, Alabama, where he and Green have a product design company, offers students, faculty, and visitors insights into his firm's processes for the design and manufacture of useful, everyday objects, and furniture.  Examples of the duo's work may be seen at http://brownandgreen.us.

"Bookmatch or Slipmatch" is a part of the Spring 2011-12 Robert B. Church III Memorial Lecture Series, an annual event that presents notable practitioners, from around the globe, who offer unique perspectives found in contemporary architecture and design practice.

Additional information about the Church Lecture Series may be learned at http://www.arch.utk.edu/lecture_series/current_church.shtml

Thursday
Oct272011

UT School of Architecture Faculty and Alumni Receive AIA East Tennessee Awards

KNOXVILLE--The evening of October 25 marked the announcement of several awards by the East Tennessee Chapter of the American Institute of Architects to UT faculty and alumni. The below details the design achievements of nearly twenty members of the School of Architecture community who won awards over five categories. 

2011 Merit Award Winner: West Jackson Workshops

The West Jackson Workshops were completed by John Sanders and Brandon Pace, lecturers of the UT School of Architecture, and principals of the Knoxville firm, Sanders Pace Architecture, LLC

 

 

2011 Merit Award Winner:
New South Elementary and Middle School

Produced by Cockrill Design & Planning, the project was created by several alumni including David Cockrill and Margaret Butler, as well as faculty members, Jennifer Akerman and Sean Martin. 

 

 

2011 Honor Citation Winner: O'Dell Residence

Designed by a faculty team, including Brian Ambroziak, Tricia Stuth, Katherine Ambroziak and Ted Shelton (and non-UT collaborators, Brad Raines and Daniel Jones), the O'Dell Residence is a project in Gates, Tennessee. 

2011 Honor Citation Winner: Ghost Houses, Phase I

Generated through the faculty team, Tricia Stuth and Ted Shelton, the Ghost Houses are three reconceptualized homes in historic North Knoxville. 

 

2011 Honor Citation Winner: A New Norris House

A fully integrative project of students and faculty of the College of Architecture and Design, the New Norris House, led by Tricia Stuth and Robert French of the School of Architecture, was completed in the summer of 2011. 

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C O N T A C T:

Kiki Roeder, kroeder@utk.edu

Photos provided by John McRae, and the AIA East Tennessee