Monday, November 30, 2020

Engineering mourns the loss of a beloved Dean

Pearl Sullivan, former Dean of Engineering at the University of Waterloo and the first woman to hold the position, died on November 28 after a 12-year battle with cancer.

Passionate about supporting students, she was dedicated to ensuring they had a full understanding of engineering principles as well as the tools and facilities they needed to succeed.   

Friday, November 27, 2020

Alison Brooks Architects named Dezeen Architect of the Year 2020

Congratulations to Waterloo Architecture alumnus Alison Brooks and Alison Brooks Architects! 

Winner of architect of the year at Dezeen Awards 2020, Alison Brooks Architects is a London-based studio of architects, thinkers and 3D designers from around the world, led by Alison Brooks.

Every project is the result of invested research, so that the studio's design solutions emerge as unique and relevant to the constituencies they serve.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Philip Beesley featured in the NYC Metropolitan Museum’s new exhibition

Philip Beesley is featured in the NYC Metropolitan Museum’s new exhibition ‘About Time: Fashion and Duration’. A ‘Hybrid Holism’ Iris van Herpen dress inspired by the 2010 Hylozoic Ground Venice Biennale project is on the cover of the Met’s publicity. View the exhibition tour on YouTube for a closer look (beginning at 12:08).

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Dereck Revington Studio recognized at the Niagara Biennial Design Awards

evening image of the Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial

Congratulations to Dereck Revington Studio, recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Commemorative Landscapes category for the Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial in St. Catharines, ON.

Monday, October 26, 2020

Congratulations to the BAS and MArch graduates!

zoom image of convocation toast

The Waterloo Architecture community wishes to congratulate the students who have completed their Bachelor of Architectural Studies degree and Master of Architecture degree. While we can't celebrate in person, graduates were sent a video of congratulatory messages from faculty, participated in a virtual toast, and on October 24th joined the Class of 2020 Virtual Convocation Celebration.

Warm congratulations to all – we are so pleased to welcome your wonderful group to our growing family of alumni!

Saturday, September 19, 2020

David Correa and alumni to present at Toronto Society of Architects panel discussion

TSA Community Shorts Panel
Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 6:30 PM EDT

Join Assistant Professor David Correa and alumni Shabaan Khokhar, Peter Kwak, Wayne Yan and other panelists as they discuss the role of film to document and archive different projects in the context of architecture school.

Take 2 | Thesis

Friday, September 11, 2020

Waterloo Architecture team places 2nd in the 2020 ACSA/AISC Steel Competition

Congratulations to Waterloo Architecture students Callum Nolan, Ethan Paddock, Patrick Stephen and Colin Willams, and faculty member Terri Meyer Boake for receiving 2nd place in the 2020 ACSA/AISC Steel Design student competition! The submission, From ‘AgriHood’ to AgriHUB, is a response to agricultural initiatives and ongoing urban issues in Detroit, MI. The project proposes a holistic agricultural hub at the core of one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

"Sometimes a Building is Not Enough": Lola Sheppard on Architecture as a Cultural Act

image of Lateral Office's project, Making Camp

                                Making Camp, Lateral Office

In an interview with ArchDaily, Professor Lola Sheppard discusses how designing across the public realm, infrastructure, and the environment can shape architecture and community.

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