Architecture Graduate Open House – University of Kentucky College of Design
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Architecture Graduate Open House

University of Kentucky Graduate School of Architecture Open House
Friday, November 4, 2022 | 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The University of Kentucky cordially invites you to the School of Architecture’s Graduate Open House. Learn more about the School’s Master of Architecture degree programs through a series of information sessions, events, studio tours, and meetings with faculty and students. Join us on Friday, November 4 in Pence Hall to learn why studying Architecture at the University of Kentucky is the right place to begin your design career.


11:30 -1:30 School of Architecture Graduate Programs and Meet SOA Faculty and Students | Lunch to be served (Pence Hall 204)

2:00-3:30 Guest Lecture by Rory McGowan, Arup and Partners | Refreshments to follow (Pence Hall 209)

3:30-4:30 Graduate Studio Visits and Tours with SOA Students (Pence Hall 2nd Floor)


Rory McGowan is a Structural Engineer and Director at the international, multi-disciplinary design and engineering consultancy, Arup. Known for his collaborative approach to achieving design and technical excellence in structural engineering, Rory has led the engineering design on some of the world’s most renowned architectural projects for the offices of Rem Koolhaas, Renzo Piano, Nicholas Grimshaw, and others. This semester, Rory serves as a visiting practitioner for UK’s Graduate School of Architecture, introducing graduate students to innovative structural solutions for complex, architectural projects.

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Architecture Graduate Open House