Tête-à-Tête with Cade Manning Hayes and Jesús Robles Jr.

Feb. 15, 2019
Season 2, Episode 2: Interview with Dust is now available on Rice Architecture's Tête-à-Tête podcast.

Architect Farshid Moussavi Hired by Ismaili Muslims to Design A Cultural Center in Houston

Feb. 14, 2019
London-based architect Farshid Moussavi recently won the competition to design the first U.S. cultural center for the Ismaili Muslim community. An 11-acre site west of downtown Houston will house the new community center.

Veronica Gomez (M.Arch. '19) Presents her Thesis Project

Feb. 14, 2019
Veronica Gomez recently presented her master's thesis, "Claiming the Line," which closely examines contemporary dynamics at the Mexico-United States border. Under thesis adviser Dawn Finley, Gomez designed a 14-foot-long canvas map detailing conditions at the border.

New Faculty at Rice Architecture

Feb. 01, 2019
We are excited to welcome Juan José Castellón, Frida Escobedo, Sarah Nichols, Ryan Roark, Heather Rowell, and Wataru Shinji.  

Rice Architecture Students Win AIA Fort Worth Student Design Awards

Jan. 17, 2019
Three Rice Architecture students were recently announced as 2018 AIA Fort Worth Excellence in Design Award recipients. Will Letchinger and Jonathan Wilkinson received an Honor Award for their project, Après de Déluge, from Nicholas Gilliland and John J.

Anderson Todd, Rice's Father of Modern Architecture, Dies at 97

Jan. 17, 2019
Anderson Todd, Gus Sessions Wortham Professor Emeritus of Architecture and former dean of the Rice School of Architecture, passed away on December 21, 2018 at the age of 97. Todd began teaching at Rice in 1949, becoming a beloved faculty member.

Albert Pope Featured in Unconventional Wisdom Article

Jan. 17, 2019
Gus Sessions Wortham Professor Albert Pope discusses the changing role of design in the face of global climate disruption in a recent Rice University “Unconventional Wisdom” article.
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