ARCC 37-1 Spring 2013 Newsletter


Year 37, Issue 1 | Spring 2013


ARCC Newsletter 37-1 Spring 2013

President’s Message

President’s Annual Report, November 2012
Keith Diaz Moore, PhD, AIA (University of Kansas)


ARCC 2013 Architectural Research Conference at UNCC
University Of North Carolina At Charlotte
March 27-31, 2013

> Keynote Speakers announced

3rd Annual International Conference on Architecture
10-13 June 2013, Athens, Greece
Call for Papers and Participation

3rd IFLA Africa Symposium
Abuja, Nigeria
Monday 14th to Friday 18th, October 2013
Call for Abstracts

Knowing (by) Designing Conference at the Sint-Lucas School of Architecture
Faculty of Architecture KU Leuven, Ghen-Brussels, Belgium
May 22-23, 2013

Journal Calls

Enquiry/The ARCC Journal of Architectural Research
Open submissions and non-themed journal of architectural research
More information here

CriticalProductive V2.2: Autumn 2013: Beyond Curating
Submission deadline (extended): May 07, 2013


ARCC | KING Student Medal Program 2012-2013
Student Award For Excellence in Architectural +Environmental Research

Featured Article

4D Environments and Design: Prototyping Interactive Architecture

Kihong Ku, Philadelphia University
Jonathan Grinham, Catholic University Of America

ARCC Member Reports

Drexel University Research Report
Drexel University

News from the Florida A&M University School of Architecture
Florida A&M University

Evaluation of the Effect of Vegetation and Green Walls on Building Thermal Performance and Energy Consumption
llinois Institute of Technology (CTBUH)

A Whole Life Cycle Assessment of the Sustainable Aspects of Structural Systems in Tall Buildings
llinois Institute of Technology (CTBUH)

Research within PhD Program, IIT
llinois Institute of Technology (IIT)

Land Arts of the American West at Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University

A Comparative Analysis of Letarouilly’s Rome- Past and Present
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Studio Pedagogy: Civic Engagement on Climate Change Studio
University of Maryland

University of Maryland – new collaborative research center
University of Maryland

University of Toronto

Virginia Tech Architecture students awarded $4,000 in scholarships from Mid Atlantic Chapter of RCI
Virginia Tech


CTBUH 2013 International Research Seed Funding
DEADLINE: March 31, 2013

BRIK: Building Research Information Database
The National Institute of Building Science (NIBS) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) announces the launch of BRIK: Building Research Information Database