March

10

David Yocum + Brian Bell | March 10

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David Yocum and Brian Bell of BLDGS will be giving a lecture on Tuesday, March 10 at 2 p.m. in Pence 209.

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March

06

Design Career Fair 2020 | March 6

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This year’s event will be held at the Gatton Student Center on Friday, March 6 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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March

06

Lois Weinthal Lecture | Friday, March 6

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The School of Interiors presents a talk with Lois Weinthal, Chair and Professor for the Ryerson School of Interior Design in Toronto, on Friday, March 6 at 4 p.m. in Pence 209.

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January

30

Portfolio Workshop | Jan. 30, 2020

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Join Daniel Livingston, CoD’s graphic designer and adjunct professor, for a workshop focused on designing engaging, visually appealing portfolios that effectively tell the story of your work.

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November

15

Points in Space Exhibition @ Downtown Arts Center

20191115

Come be a part of this imaginative, interactive exhibition! On opening night of Gallery Hop, have your portrait drawn by a real robot and let the UK College of Design expand your perception of the design profession with its new exhibit “Points in Space” at the Downtown Arts Center Friday, Nov. 15 from 5-8 p.m.

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November

08

Carl Lostritto Lecture | Nov. 8

20191108

Carl Lostritto, Associate Professor at Rhode Island School of Design, will be speaking on Friday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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November

06

Peter Zellner Lecture | Nov. 6

20191106

Join Peter Zellner for his lecture "Art Into Architecture, Architecture Into Art," at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville.

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November

01

Arup Lecture | Nov. 1

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The School of Architecture will host Rory McGowan, director of Arup, on Friday, Nov. 1 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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November

01

20191101

The College of Design invites you to join us for its Open House, Friday, Nov. 1 at 3 p.m., starting in Pence Hall.

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November

01

China Information Session | Nov. 1

20191101

Interested in an Education Abroad experience in China? Attend the information session on Friday, Nov. 1 at Noon in Pence 209.

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October

30

Delft Education Abroad Meeting | Oct. 30

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Siebe Bakker, founder of bureaubakker and an adjunct professor in the College of Design, will present an informational session on two Delft Education Abroad opportunities on Oct. 30 at noon in Pence 209.

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October

11

SHoP Lecture | Oct. 11

20191011

The School of Architecture presents a lecture by Cathy Jones, Project Manager, and John Cerone, Director of Virtual Design & Construction of SHoP, on Oct. 11 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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October

11

Colombia Education Abroad Meeting | Friday, Oct. 11

20191011

The College of Design is offering a 6-week Education Abroad program to Medellin, Colombia, May 18-June 29, 2020. Students interested in this experience should come to the planning meeting on Friday, Oct. 11.

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October

08

Steven Holl Lecture | Oct. 8

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The School of Architecture is one of the sponsors of Steven Holl, principal of Steven Holl Architects, on Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. in Louisville.

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October

02

Jesse Reiser Lecture | Oct. 2

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Join us for the next installment of the College of Design Fall 2019 Lecture Series as we welcome Jesse Reiser, principal of RUR Architecture DPC in New York.

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September

11

Design Mentorship Networking Event on Sept. 11

20190911

The first Design Mentorship Program event of the Fall 2019 semester will take place Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m.

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May

03

2019 EOYS

20190503

You are invited to experience the work of the next generation of designers during the annual End of Year Show on Friday, May 3 from 5-7 p.m. in Pence Hall. Join us in celebrating student work from the past academic year.

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April

22

MUED Information Session | April 22

20190422

Join us for an information session about the new Master of Science in Urban and Environmental Design (MUED) program in the College of Design at the University of Kentucky.

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April

17

UPDATED: The Finalists | Reynolds Project Firms’ Presentations

20190417

Take the online survey to share your thoughts on the firm presentations. Join us as the six design firm finalists for the Reynolds Building project give presentations about their work and their thoughts on adaptive reuse.

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April

15

Interiors Beyond Architecture | April 15

20190415

The School of Interiors will host a panel lecture by Deborah Schneiderman and Amy Campos, with Karin Tehve and Gregory Marinic, for the book "Interiors Beyond Architecture" Monday, April 15 at 5 p.m.

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April

11

AIAS Quad 2019 Conference

20190411

The University of Kentucky chapter of AIAS will host the 2019 Quad Conference, April 11-14.

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April

03

Bryan Young Lecture | April 3

20190403

Young Projects makes new materials — or more accurately, they rethink the processes for material invention and fabrication. In his lecture at the UK College of Design, founding principal Bryan Young will present several of Young Projects' material experiments. Make plans to attend this event on Wednesday, April 3 at 3 p.m. in Pence 209.

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April

02

Diversity Chat

20190402

Please join College of Design students and alumni for an evening of mentoring and conversation in Pence Hall, Room 207.

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April

01

Lecture with Yoshihara McKee Architects

20190401

Yoshihara McKee Architects will give a lecture on Monday, April 1 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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March

29

2019 Historic Preservation Symposium | March 29

20190329

On Friday, March 29, the Department of Historic Preservation will hold its annual symposium, titled "Historic Preservation and Sustainability: Beyond the Greenest Building."

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March

01

2019 Design Career Fair

20190301

Make plans to attend the 2019 Design Career Fair, presented by the College of Design at the University of Kentucky. This year's event will be held at the new Gatton Student Center on Friday, March 1.

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February

27

Jason Long Lecture | Feb. 27

20190227

Jason Long, a partner with OMA in New York, will be speaking on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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February

22

Modern Architecture Symposium | Feb. 22

20190222

The symposium, "The Campus of the Future: Modernism at the University of Kentucky, 1963-1970," will be held Feb. 22, 2019 at the UK Athletics Association Auditorium in the W. T. Young Library.

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February

22

Jeff Halstead Lecture | Feb. 22

20190222

Jeff Halstead will hold a lecture at the College of Design on Friday, Feb. 22 at 5 p.m. He will also conduct workshops on Feb. 23 & 24.

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February

20

Jeremy Smith Lecture | Feb. 20

20190220

Jeremy Smith, a partner with Irving Smith Architects in New Zealand, will be giving a lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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February

18

Nerea Feliz Arrizabalaga | Feb. 18

20190218

Spanish architect Nerea Feliz Arrizabalaga is an assistant professor in the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture where she teaches in the Interior Design program. Her lecture, Outside In/Inside Out, surveys contemporary environments and practices that challenge the traditional distinction between interior and exterior, therefore questioning the disciplinary boundaries of interior design.

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February

15

Why China? 7 Years and 1 Big Deal | Feb. 15

20190215

Make plans to attend "Why China? 7 Years and 1 Big Deal," a lecture by Mark Bethel on Friday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. in Pence 209.

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February

13

SOA First-Year Workshop[s] Exhibition | Until Feb. 20

20190213

Visit the 3rd floor of Pence Hall and check out the work from the School of Architecture First-Year Workshop[s].

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January

18

Beijing Lecture | Friday, Jan. 18

20190118

Beijing: The Urban Morphology of China's Capital City - a lecture by SOA Director Jeffrey Johnson - will be held Friday, Jan. 18 at 1 p.m. in Pence 209.

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December

15

Winter Break

20181215

Winter break is Dec. 15, 2018-Jan. 8, 2019.

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December

10

Finals Week

20181210

Dec. 10-14 is finals week for the School of Interiors.

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November

12

What If | with Elena Manferdini

20181112

Learn the importance of broadening your intellectual and critical understanding of the political role of architecture in society. During this lecture, Elena Manferdini, founder of award-winning Atelier Manferdini in Venice, California, will share the specific effectiveness of visual languages to formulate alternative realities.

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November

10

Unsupported Exhibition

20181110

"Unsupported" is a showcase of work by regional faculty members that attempts to approximate an image of youthful Midwestern Architecture.

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November

09

Recent Work, or WORKac gets serious | A Talk by Dan Wood

20181109

What is architecture in the age of the anthropocene, uncertainty and polarization? What agency do we have to address big issues through design? As WORKac enters the fourth of its five-year plans, Dan Wood will discuss the merits of pop, whimsey and optimism as the firm gets serious in in the scale and ambition of its work.

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November

07

Establishing a Way of Working | POD A+D

20181107

Learn how to compare shared influencing factors on varying projects with Doug Pierson, founder of POD A+D, and co-founder Youn Choi. Pierson founded pod architecture + design in 2016 with his partner in work and life, Youn Choi.

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November

01

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The UK School of Interiors in the College of Design is proud to host IDEC's 2018 Midwest Regional Conference, Nov. 1-2.

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November

01

IDEC Midwest Comes to UK | Nov. 1-2

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The College of Design is proud to host this year's IDEC Midwest Conference, Nov. 1-2 in Lexington, Kentucky.

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October

22

SOA Travel Week

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Travel Week, Oct. 22-26, is a great opportunity for students to experience architecture, cities, towns and landscapes firsthand.

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October

17

“Miss Representation” Film Screening | Oct. 17

20181017

The film, "Miss Representation," will be shown Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 6 p.m. as part of ARC 599 Design Innovation in Systematic Challenges.

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October

17

William Joiner Lecture

20181017

William Joiner of Antique River Logs will give a College of Design lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 17 @ 5 p.m. in the Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center. As a fifth-generation river-man, William’s heritage resonates in his passion. Through development of technique and technology, he is the only person in the state of Kentucky licensed to dive and reclaim “remarkable timbers, resting on river bottoms, preserved by deep, cold water, and a lack of oxygen and light,” from Old Growth Forests dating back to the logging industry.

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October

15

October

10

Scott Francisco Lecture | Oct. 10 @ 5 p.m.

20181010

"Forests and Trees, Systems and Cities," a lecture by Scott Francisco of Pilot Projects

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October

09

Scott Francisco Lecture

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Scott Francisco, founder and director of Pilot Projects in New York City, will be giving a lecture at 21c Louisville on Oct. 9, from 6-8 p.m., presented by AIA CKC.

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October

06

20181006

Tree Week - October 6-14, 2018 - is a celebration of Lexington's trees and all the ways trees impact our lives.

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October

04

What’s Next? 2018 | School of Interiors

20181004

The School of Interiors presents What’s Next?, an evening that engages regional professionals in student portfolio reviews, followed by a panel discussion on pathways to the profession.

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October

03

Ou Ning Lecture

20181003

Artist Ou Ning will visit the UK College of Design on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018.

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October

01

Alvin Huang Lecture

20181001

With an emphasis on technology, Alvin Huang, AIA – founder of Synthesis Design + Architecture in Los Angeles – will share his practice of computational design at a lecture on Oct. 1, sponsored by the UK School of Architecture.

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September

26

UK Career Fair | Wednesday, Sept. 26

20180926

The UK Fall Semester Internship & Career Fair will be held Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Gatton Student Center.

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September

26

Exhibit Columbus

20180926

The 2018 National Symposium, Design, Community, and Progressive Preservation, will take place Sept. 26–29 and features four days of engaging programming, exclusive tours, morning and evening conversations with visionary leaders, and the American Institute of Architects’ Trade Show showcasing an array of new and innovative building products and services.

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September

24

Winter Intercession Education Abroad Meeting

20180924

Winter Intercession Education Abroad experience meeting

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September

07

Land Grab: A Film Screening & Public Conversation

20180907

5:30-7:30 p.m. | Friday, Sept. 7 | KMAC Museum, Louisville Join the University of Kentucky College of Design for the Kentucky premier of the provocative new documentary Land Grab and a discussion with two leading urban thinkers. How do we reimagine the future of American cities in an era of unrelenting change? What strategies hold promise, and who should determine the fate of long-suffering neighborhoods?

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August

31

CoD Faculty Exhibition

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We invite you to attend the College of Design Faculty Exhibition in the Community Gallery at the Downtown Arts Center.

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May

06

May

04

2017-2018 EOYS | May 4

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Join us for the College of Design's End of Year Show at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 4.

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April

25

20180425

School of Interiors students will present their work at the Undergraduate Research showcase Wednesday, April 25 from 1-6 p.m.

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April

09

The Making of an Avant-Garde Film Screening

20180409

The School of Architecture at the UK College of Design will present The Making of an Avant-Garde: The Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies 1967-1984.

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April

04

Design Job Fair on April 4

20180404

The UK College of Design will host its inaugural Design Job Fair on Wednesday, April 4 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in Pence Hall.

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March

30

Last Day to Withdraw or Reduce Course Load

20180330

After March 30, students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non-academic reasons.”

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March

30

Alan Ricks Lecture on March 30

20180330

Alan Ricks, co-founder of MASS Design Group, will give a talk titled "Justice is Beauty" on Friday, March 30 at 4 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

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March

30

2018 Historic Preservation Symposium

20180330

The 2018 Historic Preservation Symposium will be held Friday, March 30.

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March

26

Patrick Hobgood Lecture | March 26

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UK School of Architecture alum Patrick Hobgood, of Hobgood Architects, will speak on Monday, March 26 at 5 p.m. in Pence 209.

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March

22

Pope Villa Seminar with Darwin Stapleton | March 22

20180322

Darwin Stapleton, a historian of technology, science and medicine, will speak on the Benjamin H. Latrobe-designed Pope Villa and early 19th-century scientific inquiry. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 22 at the Thomas Hunt-Morgan House.

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March

12

March

09

Apply to the College of Design Ambassador Program

20180309

The College of Design will be accepting applications soon for its Ambassador Program.

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March

06

Professor Mike McKay Lecture at UT

20180306

SOA Professor Mike McKay has been invited to lecture on his current research project – Positioning – at The University of Tennessee School of Architecture on March 6-7; the lecture is Wednesday, March 7 at 5:30 p.m.

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March

01

March 1 UK Job + Internship Fair

20180301

The 2018 Spring UK Job and Internship Fair will take place on March 1, 2018 from 1-4 p.m. at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Science Building.

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February

28

Jeanne Gang to Lecture in Louisville on Feb. 28

20180228

On Feb. 28, 2018, internationally renowned architect Jeanne Gang will present a public talk as part of the University of Kentucky College of Design’s spring lecture series.

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February

26

Inclusion by Design event | Monday, Feb. 26

20180226

Make plans to attend Inclusion by Design: Navigating Identity in the Field, the first in a series on inclusivity and diversity for students, faculty, staff and alumni of the College of Design. Monday, Feb. 26 at 5 p.m.

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February

19

HP Spring 2018 Lecture Series

20180219

Make plans to attend the Historic Preservation Spring 2018 Lecture Series, with events on Feb. 19, March 5, March 26 and April 9 in the Community Room at the Louisville Free Public Library.

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February

15

Pope Villa Seminar | Feb. 15

20180215

Join the UK College of Design and Blue Grass Trust on Thursday, Feb. 15 at 5:30 p.m. for a Pope Villa Seminar featuring School of Architecture alum Haviland Argo and School of Architecture Director Jeffrey Johnson for their seminar, "Now: Preservation & Architecture" at the Dr. Thomas H. Morgan House, 210 N. Broadway, in downtown Lexington.

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February

14

Design Chat with Clare Henson

20180214

Each semester, the SOI invites an alum to share their career pathway and the possibilities that await current students.

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February

07

Sarah Dunn Lecture – UrbanLab: Bowling – Feb. 7

20180207

Beyond the physical building lies the viability of our natural resources and its impact on the future of design. The School of Architecture is pleased to invite Sarah Dunn to lead a discussion on this critical topic.

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February

02

Spring 2018 School of Architecture Lecture Series

20180202

Spring 2018 lectures presented by the School of Architecture in the College of Design.

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January

30

Undergrad Scholarship Application Is Live

20180130

The application for undergraduate scholarships is now open.

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January

17

Education Abroad Information Session

20180117

Look at the amazing Education Abroad opportunities your classmates have shared. Interested in participating this summer? The time is now…

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January

10

College-wide Design Charrette

20180110

One of the most significant aspects of design education is the tradition of working in a studio environment where ideas are shared and collaboration is inherent. A new Café in Pence Hall will allow us to extend this educational foundation and platform to a more social and interactive realm.

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December

15

December

14

Senior Toast Thursday, Dec. 14

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Celebrating Our Graduates at the Senior Toast

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December

08

December

06

Fall 2017 ARC Review Schedule

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Fall 2017 Review Schedule

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November

17

Undergraduate Open House

20171117

Undergraduate Open House @ Noon - 6:30 p.m. | Pence

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November

13

Architectural Impact and Our Natural Resources Addressed in Sarah Dunn Lecture Nov. 13

20171113

Beyond the physical building lies the viability of our natural resources and its impact on the future of design. The School of Architecture is pleased to invite Sarah Dunn to lead a discussion on this critical topic.

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November

10

ARC Graduate Open House

20171110

ARC Graduate Open House @ Noon - 6:30 p.m. | Pence

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November

10

Sharing Session with Christine Mobley

20171110

Christine Mobley joined the faculty of the School of Interiors this fall, and now is your chance to learn more about her experience in residential kitchen and bath design. November 10th at 11 a.m. in 103 Funkhouser.

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November

10

Rakatansky Lecture to Focus on Digital Techniques to Close-Read Buildings

20171110

This lecture explores how Rakatansky has been engaging design elements as actors that act and react in and through social space, through a range of scales in architecture, interiors, graphics, products and urbanism.

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November

08

Historic Preservation Faculty Forum

20171108

Faculty from the Department of Historic Preservation will share presentations on their latest research projects, including Shrinking History: Politics, Preservation and National Monument Boundaries. Wednesday, Nov 8 | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Pence Hall 209

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November

06

Hollwich Kushner Lecture

20171106

Presented by the School of Architecture, Matthias Hollwich from Hollwich Kushner–a leading architecture firm based in Lower Manhattan–will visit the UK College of Design.

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November

06

SOA Presents “The Making of an Avant-Garde” Film Screening

20171106

The School of Architecture at the College of Design is pleased to present The Making of an Avant-Garde: The Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies 1967-1984.

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November

01

Urban Clear Cutting – Adrian Parr Lecture

20171101

The College of Design is proud to present a lecture by Adrian Parr, an internationally recognized social and environmental theorist. 5:00 p.m. | Whitehall Classroom - Building 106.

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October

30

Zawistowski Lecture – Why Architecture Matters.

20171030

Zawistowski Lecture @ 5 p.m. | Whitehall Classroom Building, room 122

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October

13

Sharing Session with Barb Young

20171013

Learn more about new Interiors professor Barb Young as she shares her experience in the commercial design and education environments as well as her foray into academia. 11 a.m. @ 103 Funkhouser

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October

05

dxuky

20171005

The UK School of Interiors will sponsor a design exchange [dxuky] to bring together educators and members of industry.

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September

21

Citizen Jane Screening at the Speed Museum

20170921

“Citizen Jane,” the film that follows activist and author Jane Jacobs who fought to preserve urban communities, will be screened Sept. 21 at the Speed Museum in Louisville.

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September

08

Sharing Session with Gregory Marinic

20170908

Sharing Session with Gregory Marinic @ 11:00 a.m. | 103 Funkhouser

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August

30

Jose Oubrerie Exhibit Opening + Lecture

20170830

Jose Oubrerie Exhibit Opening + Lecture @ 7:00 p.m. | 21c Museum Hotel

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August

25

Exhibit Columbus (Marty Summers Exhibiting)

20170825

Located on the grounds of Central Middle School, the University Installations showcase the cutting-edge work of six Midwestern universities - including the School of Architecture at the UK College of Design - with master’s programs in architecture and design.

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August

25

Studio Louisville

20170825

College of Design Expands Into Louisville With New Architecture Studio

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November

11

Looks Good on Paper | A Lecture by Michael Szivos

20161111

Founder of SOFTlab in New York, Szivos will present his lecture, “Looks Good on Paper,” at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11 at 21c Museum Hotel in Lexington.

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July

18

UK College of Design named top school to attend by Time Magazine

20150718

The UK College of Design was named one of the top schools to attend based on a field study conducted by Time Magazine. We will be hosting an event to celebrate.

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January

01

Helen Turner to Present at NeoCon 2019

Helen Turner, Assistant Professor in the School of Interiors, and Stephanie Sickler, Assistant Professor at Florida State University, will present an accredited seminar at NeoCon in Chicago on June 12, 2019.

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January

01

Amphitheater Design Competition

Students and professionals are invited to take part in the Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater Design Competition.

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