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The School of Architecture at Waterloo is a leader in design education and research. It offers a fully cooperative professional program, and has been rated the greenest architecture curriculum in Canada. It is also the only Canadian school of architecture to have a permanent international facility, which has operated since 1979 in Rome, Italy. The school attracts top students from across Canada and around the world.
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- Sep. 11, 2018
Congratulations to Waterloo Architecture graduates Uros Novakovic, Sophia Szagala & Sebastian Bartnicki, and Nicolas Koff from Office Ou.
- Aug. 21, 2018
MArch student Jason McMillan has won the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) Scholarship for Sustainable Design and Research. The annual scholarship was awarded for McMillan's proposal "Unsettling Ground: Arctic Urbanism on Fluid Geology."
The jury believed that "the proposal demonstrated a wholistic approach and was head and shoulder above the rest of the submissions". They felt that McMillan's project "has tangential and addressed hot topics such as indigenous architecture."
- Aug. 21, 2018
Two of the amphibiously retrofitted homes in the Mekong Delta from the Buoyant Foundation's current project are floating.
For three weeks in May and two weeks in June-July, 2018, Canadian team members travelled to Vietnam to coordinate the retrofitting of four homes in particularly vulnerable locations of the Mekong Delta.
- June 25, 2017 to Sep. 30, 2018
An examination of the chilling role architecture played in constructing Auschwitz.
The Evidence Room is a powerful installation which reconstructs key objects used in the forensic analysis of the architecture of Auschwitz. Historian Robert Jan van Pelt introduced the objects as evidence in a court case to demonstrate that Auschwitz was purposefully designed as a death camp.
- June 2 to Oct. 8, 2018
Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion
- Sep. 20 to Nov. 12, 2018
Please join us at 7 Melville St. S. on the following dates for the Fall 2018 Arriscraft Lecture Series.
September 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
University of Waterloo
September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm