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Department of Architecture to  host Aggie Reception Nov. 5  at TSA Convention in Dallas

Architecture dept. to host reception at TSA convention in Dallas

posted October 6, 2015
Former students and friends of the Texas A&M Department of Architecture are invited to the annual Aggie TSA reception at the 76th annual Texas Society of Architects Convention and Design Expo in Dallas.
Symposium keynote speakers to focus on jobsite communication

Symposium keynote to feature jobsite research findings

posted October 5, 2015
Keynote speakers at the Texas A&M College of Architecture’s 17th annual faculty research symposium will show how visualization and communication tools can address problems at construction jobsites.
Variety of art to be showcased in 2015-16 Wright Gallery season

Gallery year includes photos, installations, architecture, activism

posted October 5, 2015
Through next summer Wright Gallery patrons will experience drawings of increasingly inundated landscapes, a room-sized architectural installation, art protesting sexism, and exhibits featuring residential home designs and Texas landscape photography.
Viz profs to join peers seeking solutions at art-science nexus

Viz reps to break down art, science barriers at confab

posted September 29, 2015
An upcoming event focused on the nexus of art and science is attracting influential leaders from both worlds, including Carol LaFayette, a professor of visualization at Texas A&M University, and head of the Network for Sciences, Engineering, Arts and Design.
Architecture lecture series  draws design luminaries to campus

Dept. of Architecture fall lectures feature designers, scholars

posted September 29, 2015
A leading group of design professionals and educators will share their knowledge and experiences at Texas A&M’s Department of Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series. Lectures are on Mondays at 5:45 p.m. in the Geren Auditorium.
Adams to discuss U.S. Capitol addition in TIAS Fellow lecture

Adams to discuss Capitol addition in TIAS Fellow lecture

posted September 29, 2015
Harold Adams ’61, will discuss the multi-decade effort to design and build the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, a project he oversaw as chairman of RTKL, in a public lecture set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
Arup’s global foresight director considers 'Designing on a Social Conscience' at Rowlett Lecture

2015 Rowlett lecturer champions shaping the future by design

posted September 29, 2015
Futurist, architect and structural engineer Chris Luebkeman, director of Arup's Global Foresight, Research and Innovation team, will talk about "Designing on a Social Conscience" at the Friday, Oct. 23, 2015 Rowlett Lecture at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center.
Students to create games in 48 hours at Oct. 23-25 Game Jam

Students to create games in 48 hours at 2015 Game Jam

posted September 23, 2015
Student video game developers from universities across the nation will gather Oct. 23-25, 2015 on the Texas A&M campus for “Chillenium,” a 48-hour video game-building competition hosted by the Learning Interactive Visualization Experience Lab.
Annual college symposium showcases faculty research

College spotlights faculty research at annual symposium

posted September 10, 2015
The Texas A&M College of Architecture’s 17th annual faculty research symposium, “Natural, Built, Virtual,” is set for Monday, Oct. 19, 2015 at the Langford Architecture Center on the Texas A&M College Station campus.
Exhibit displays transformable building designs by students

Exhibit displays transformable building designs

posted September 8, 2015
Texas A&M students explore transformable design, structures that can change form or configuration, in an exhibit through Sept 25 in at the J. Wayne Stark Galleries in the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M campus.
Lecturers to discuss health and health facility design in Africa

Lecturers to discuss health, health facility design in Africa

posted September 1, 2015
Designers, healthcare administrators and thought leaders from Africa, France, Belgium, and the United States will discuss health facility design and environmental health issues in Africa during the Fall 2015 Architecture-For-Health Lecture Series.
Planning, sociology faculty lead students in summer NSF program

Undergraduates sharpen research skills in program

posted August 31, 2015
Undergraduate students interested in careers as planning or sociology researchers sharpened their research skills in summer 2015 with help from Texas A&M faculty during a 6-week Research Experience for Undergraduates program.
Beach walking-figures’ creator to lecture at Texas A&M on Nov. 18

Beach walking-figures’ creator to lecture on Nov. 18

posted August 31, 2015
Dutch artist Theo Jansen will discuss Strandbeests, sculptures he makes with PVC pipe and wind-catching sails that resemble giant animals walking on the beach, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18 in the Mitchell Physics Building.
Real, virtual sculptures created in summer camp co-sponsored by

Sculptures made in summer camp sponsored by IAC

posted August 24, 2015
Miniature monsters inhabited real and virtual worlds after their creation by high school-age students in a 2015 summer camp co-sponsored by Texas A&M’s Institute for Applied Creativity.
Former design prof’s paintings are on display in MSC gallery this fall

Former architecture prof’s paintings on display this fall

posted August 24, 2015
Expressionist paintings reflecting the landscapes and colors of the American Southwest by award-winning artist Joe Hutchinson, a former architecture professor, will be displayed in the Memorial Student Center Sept. 16 – Oct. 24, 2015.