Les Offices jeunesse internationaux du Québec (LOJIC) highlighted the excellence of 17 international mobility projects with the presentation of the sixth LOJIQ prizes held May 27 at the National Assembly in front of nearly 300 guests. Recent graduate Marie-Ève Lamarre (M.Arch.
The Board of Governors of McGill University has approved the promotion of Prof. Aaron Sprecher to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure, effective June 1, 2014. Prof. Sprecher was initially appointed as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the School of Architecture in the summer of 2008.
From the Convocation brochure:
Architect, educator and urban planner Blanche Lemco van Ginkel (CM, FRAIC, BArch [McGill], MCP [Harvard]) has influenced urban landscapes worldwide, but nowhere has her vision and tenacity had greater impact than here in Montreal, where she began her career and honed her remarkable skills.
Assignment 2 of the professional M.Arch. DST Summer studio (ARCH 677, Architectural Design 3, Profs. Ipek Türeli and Howard Davies).
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In the white tent on the lower campus. Reception to follow for graduates, family and friends at the School in the Exhibition Room at approximately noon.
Travel photographs by Jack Goldsmith. Jack Goldsmith (1949-2014) was McGill’s photographer since 1976; he co-founded the Montreal Carpet Appreciation Society in 1978; he was a rug and rare book collector on West and East Asian art, travel and T.E. Lawrence. He studied photography at Dawson College, graduated from Concordia University in Anthropology and taught both subjects intermittently. At the end of his life he was preparing a photo exhibition: portraits of people, children and characters of good cheer taken during his travels around the globe.
Fortified churches and architectural modernism in Romania. An exhibition of student work from the Summer 2013 Wilfred Truman Shaver Scholarship trip to Romania (Prof. David Covo). Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Vernissage: Thursday 10 April at 5:00 p.m.
An exhibition of lithographs by the architect Douglas Darden that formed the source material for his book Condemned Building: An Architect's Pre-Text (1993). Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 5:00 p.m. Symposium: going down to build up: Revisiting the Work of Douglas Darden - Monday 17 March, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Vernissage: Monday 17 March at 5:00 p.m. All events in the Exhibition Room.