Architecture

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016 - 10:42:00

Blackwell Architects tops Architect 50 list

ARCHITECT magazine has named Marlon Blackwell Architects of Fayetteville the top firm in the design category of its national 2016 Architect 50 awards. The magazine, the  journal of the American Institute of Architects, said this about the firm's designs:

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 10:12:00

UA designs for Conway, Texarkana win national awards

The award-winning University of Arkansas Community Design Center has claimed two more prestigious prizes, these from the American Architecture Awards Program of the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art and Design.

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Monday, May 9, 2016

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 15:09:00

Ed Stone's son to speak on father's career

Hicks Stone, principal in the firm Stone Architecture LLC of New York and Connecticut, will give the Architecture and Design Network lecture this Tuesday at the Arkansas Arts Center.

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Monday, December 7, 2015

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 12:02:00

Architecture talk: New UA school professor Newman

Dr. Winfred E. Newman, who goes by Elysse, will give a talk titled “New (Old) Directions in Architecture" Tuesday at the Arkansas Arts Center. There will be a reception for Newman, the new head of the University of Arkansas's Fay Jones School of Architecture, at 5:30 p.m.; the talk follows at 6 p.m. Admission is free.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 10:43:00

'Cheerleader of possibility' Gilliam to speak tonight

Alex Gilliam, the founder of Philadelphia's Public Workshop, which gets youth involved in design of public spaces, will give a talk at 6 p.m. tonight (Tuesday) at the Arkansas Arts Center. Gilliam, recently named by Philadelphia magazine as one of the city's Smartest People, calls himself the "cheerleader of possibility."

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Monday, July 27, 2015

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 16:27:00

Architecture lovers: Vote on your favorite AIA design

AIA Arkansas is holding its first online People's Choice competition among designs by Arkansas architects. The buildings featured include museums, churches, homes, schools and businesses.

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Monday, January 26, 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 15:30:00

Architectural arts firm uncovering faux marble at Capitol

Not scandal at the state Capitol, scagliola. That's the method of creating a marble look on plaster that the builders of the Capitol used in place of real marble columns. In this video released by the Secretary of State's office, Capitol historian David Ware talks about the restoration project.

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Monday, January 12, 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015 - 16:44:00

Central High neighborhood: What was, what is, what could be

The panel discussion “THEN AND NOW: the Central High School Neighborhood," at the Arkansas Arts Center at 6 p.m. Tuesday, will feature Arkansas Historic Preservation historian Rachel Silva, architect Kwendeche, Central principal Nancy Rousseau and Central High Neighborhood Association president Vanessa McKuin, who is also the head of the Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:20:00

Tonight: Lecture on Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House

Jeff Shannon inaugurates the Architecture and Design Series 2014-15 lecture series tonight with his talk “Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House: A New Perspective,” 6 p.m. at the Arkansas Arts Center.

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 10:31:00

Architecture history book signing at HAM tonight

Event honors Charles Witsell and Gordon Wittenberg, "Architects of Little Rock 1833-1950."

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 15:07:00

Reminder: Steve Weisenthal at Arts Center

The Architecture and Design Network's Art of Architecture series features the University of Chicago architect.

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Monday, April 21, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 11:17:00

Tuesday: Steve Weisenthal on the University of Chicago

Steve Weisenthal, senior vice president for facilities and university architect with the University of Chicago, will give a talk, "Architectural Heritage and Innovation," at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the Arkansas Arts Center.

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Monday, January 27, 2014

Monday, January 27, 2014 - 16:12:00

Tuesday night: Pritzker's Martha Thorne at Arts Center

An Architecture and Design Network presentation.

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Monday, November 11, 2013

Monday, November 11, 2013 - 16:02:00

Eric Howeler, AIA, at Arts Center on Tuesday

Boston architect will give talk, "Fail Fast."

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Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 09:44:00

Ennead architect McClurkan to speak

Architecture and Design Network event at Arkansas Arts Center.

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 16:00:00

Canceled: Art of Architecture lecture

American Airlines glitch means lecturer won't get to town.

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Monday, April 15, 2013

Monday, April 15, 2013 - 10:00:00

Reminder: Lecture: Ennead Architects

The Architecture and Design Network continues its Art of Architecture lecture series tonight with Kevin McClurkan, a founding partner and management principal of Ennead Architects.

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 11:12:00

UA architects wins collaborative award

And another award for the Pettaway Pocket Neighborhood.

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Thursday, March 21, 2013

Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 10:23:00

Coming Friday: Ron Meyers

With his "Potter's Menagerie."

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Thursday, February 21, 2013

Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 15:16:52

Billie Tsien at Arts Center March 5

"HEART/HAND" lecture is March 7.

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