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  • Hansen Prize Competition 2017

    Here is a shot with our Panono 360 during the 2017 Hansen Prize Competition. Grant Bauermeister, a runner-up for this year's prize, is presenting in this image. Jurors are (from left) Deborah Hauptmann (Chair of the Department of Architecture, College of Design), Felicity Scott (Columbia University, New York City), and Scott Steffes (SOM Chicago and ISU Alum). First prize went to Megan Zeien, and the other runner-up is Atalie Ruhnke.…

  • United Sports Brands Sponsored Studio Awards

    Bill Best, vice president of product development with United Sports Brands (USB) — the parent company of Shock Doctor, McDavid, Cutters, XO Athletic and Nathan — and Betsy Barnhart, Iowa State University assistant professor of industrial design, presented student awards Friday, Feb. 17, for projects developed in the fall 2016 USB-sponsored studio INDD . The interdisciplinary class included students majoring in industrial design; apparel, merchanding and design; and kinesiology. Design…

  • Senske recognized for 'exemplary paper' at computer science education conference

    "Evaluation and Impact of a Required Computational Thinking Course for Architecture Students," a paper by Nick Senske, Iowa State University assistant professor of architecture, has been selected as a SIGCSE 2017 Exemplary CS Education Research Paper by the Association For Computing Machinery Special Interest Group in Computer Science Education. This places his paper in the top 9 percent of submissions. Exemplary papers are chosen because of their "high quality, novelty…

  • ISU College of Design students sweep awards in Art Inspired exhibition

    02/08/17 AMES, IA — Six Iowa State University College of Design students took home awards in the 2017 Art Inspired juried student exhibition on display through Monday, March 20, in the Iowa State Memorial Union Pioneer Room. The show features 29 artworks by 25 students majoring in integrated studio arts, integrated visual arts, architecture, art and design, graphic design, interdisciplinary design, interior design, landscape architecture and agricultural education and studies.…

  • ISU architecture faculty and student team wins Archasm's Liberty Museum New York design competition

    Iowa State University faculty Jungwoo Ji and Bosuk Hur, both lecturers in architecture, and fourth-year architecture student Suk Lee, Seoul, South Korea, have won the "Liberty Museum New York: Freedom to the people" ideas competition with their speculative design for a museum at the site of the Statue of Liberty National Monument in New York City. Inspired by candlelight marches against social injustice in their home country, the team proposed…

  • ISU College of Design faculty, students take top honors in Octagon Center for the Arts' national all-media exhibition

    02/01/17 AMES, Iowa — Five artists with ties to the Iowa State University College of Design earned top honors in the 49th Annual Clay, Fiber, Paper, Glass, Metal, Wood exhibition at the Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames. Guest juror Santiago Cal announced awards during the opening reception Friday, Jan. 27. Olivia Valentine, ISU assistant professor of art and visual culture, won the Winifred V. Brown Best of Show…

  • Jungwoo Ji receives honorable mention in ACSA Architectural Education Awards

    Cheongseok (Bluestone) Church, a project completed in 2015 by Iowa State University architecture Lecturer Jungwoo Ji and colleagues at his architecture firm, then known as eu.k architects and now EUS+ Architects in Seoul, South Korea, received a Faculty Design Honorable Mention in the 2016-17 Architectural Education Awards presented by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture. The project was part of the South Korean Pavilion at the 2016 Venice…

  • Architecture graduate student Noel Gonzalez to receive Advancing One Community Award

    Noel Gonzalez, a second-year architecture graduate student from Sioux City, will receive the Martin Luther King, Jr. Advancing One Community Award at the university's Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Legacy Convocation, which begins at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Memorial Union Sun Room. As a graduate assistant to the College of Design's multicultural liaison officer, Gonzalez has played a significant role in helping students of color acclimate…

  • ARCH 202 studio receives grant for public design-build project

    The faculty teaching the Iowa State University second-year architecture studio this semester received a $4,500 spring 2017 Outreach Studio Grant to collaborate with the Reliable Street arts collective on a public design-build project that will be installed in late April. ARCH 202 is taught by Assistant Professors Nick Senske (coordinator) and Andrea Wheeler and Lecturers Roman Chikerinets, Reinaldo Correa and Bosuk Hur.