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Spring 2014 FIU Architecture Folio Released!
Our issue of FIU Architecture Folio, Spring 2014 highlights some of the semester’s accomplishments made by students, faculty, and alumni of the FIU Department of Architecture.
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Students, semi-finalists for Miami Herald design entrepreneurship challenge
Tom Pupo and Daisy Nodal, Masters of Art in Architecture candidates became semi-finalists in The Miami Herald‘s 16th annual Business Plan Challenge. Their project Moonlighter joined a pool of 29 semi-finalists, after almost 200 projects were submitted.
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Discover Design in SoBe Showcases Talent at MBUS
The Discover Design in South Beach (DD@SoBe) Summer program, led by Associate Professor David Rifkind, saw growth and the demonstration of talent among thirteen students at The College of Architecture + The Arts | Miami Beach Urban Studios.
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FIU Architecture: Let’s Keep our National Ranking!
The design programs of The FIU College of Architecture + The Arts are gaining national reputations for delivering a preeminent education in the disciplines of architecture, interior architecture and landscape architecture. From prominent scholars to recognition in national design competitions, and through local and global industry and academic partnerships, the design programs have emerged as […]
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‘nomas_LA’ Masters Project featured on eVolo and SUPER//ARCHITECTS
nomas_LA, the Spring 2014 Masters studio project presented by alumni Patrick O. Soares (M.Arch ’14) and Indra Alam (M.Arch ’14), has been featured on international and reputable media. The project was posted in eVolo, an internationally-renowned architecture and design journal,and on SUPER//ARCHITECTS, a prominent platform for showcasing work and ideas of the academic community.
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Hai Zhang (MArch ’02) Opens First New York Solo Show
On Thursday, June 5th, Hai Zhang (MArch ’02) opened his first New York solo show at the Luise Ross Gallery.Everywhere – Nowhere shows us the world through the lens of Hai Zhang in his first one-man exhibition at Luise Ross Gallery. From New York to Russia, California to China, Zhang works not as documentary photographer […]
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CreativeMornings/Miami: Nick Gelpi, June 6th speaker
On Friday, June 6th, The College of Architecture + The Arts’s Nick Gelpi, Assistant Professor will be the featured speaker of CreativeMornings/Miami. Nick Gelpi is the founder and Design Principal of GELPI PROJECTS, based in Miami Florida. Gelpi’s practice has been actively engaged in a diversity of projects including experimental installations and pavilions, residential architecture, […]
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Villagers Scholarship Given to FIU Architecture Students
The Villagers, Inc. have awarded $3,000 scholarships to both Eileen Nunes Koo and Sarah Malebranche, M.Arch candidates. A total of $28,000 in scholarships were given to nine students by The Villagers, Inc. scholarship selection committee, which included Chairwoman Joann Trombino and Villagers Joan Bounds and Toni Garcia. The students were chosen for their interest in […]
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Spring 2014 FIU Architecture Folio Released!
Our issue of FIU Architecture Folio, Spring 2014 highlights some of the semester’s accomplishments made by students, faculty, and alumni of the FIU Department of Architecture.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/Moonlighter.jpg
Students, semi-finalists for Miami Herald design entrepreneurship challenge
Tom Pupo and Daisy Nodal, Masters of Art in Architecture candidates became semi-finalists in The Miami Herald‘s 16th annual Business Plan Challenge. Their project Moonlighter joined a pool of 29 semi-finalists, after almost 200 projects were submitted.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/IMG_5533-e1403803907103.jpg
Discover Design in SoBe Showcases Talent at MBUS
The Discover Design in South Beach (DD@SoBe) Summer program, led by Associate Professor David Rifkind, saw growth and the demonstration of talent among thirteen students at The College of Architecture + The Arts | Miami Beach Urban Studios.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/national_ranking.jpg
FIU Architecture: Let’s Keep our National Ranking!
The design programs of The FIU College of Architecture + The Arts are gaining national reputations for delivering a preeminent education in the disciplines of architecture, interior architecture and landscape architecture. From prominent scholars to recognition in national design competitions, and through local and global industry and academic partnerships, the design programs have emerged as […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/render4-e1402510525284.jpg
‘nomas_LA’ Masters Project featured on eVolo and SUPER//ARCHITECTS
nomas_LA, the Spring 2014 Masters studio project presented by alumni Patrick O. Soares (M.Arch ’14) and Indra Alam (M.Arch ’14), has been featured on international and reputable media. The project was posted in eVolo, an internationally-renowned architecture and design journal,and on SUPER//ARCHITECTS, a prominent platform for showcasing work and ideas of the academic community.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/HZ8.jpg
Hai Zhang (MArch ’02) Opens First New York Solo Show
On Thursday, June 5th, Hai Zhang (MArch ’02) opened his first New York solo show at the Luise Ross Gallery.Everywhere – Nowhere shows us the world through the lens of Hai Zhang in his first one-man exhibition at Luise Ross Gallery. From New York to Russia, California to China, Zhang works not as documentary photographer […]
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CreativeMornings/Miami: Nick Gelpi, June 6th speaker
On Friday, June 6th, The College of Architecture + The Arts’s Nick Gelpi, Assistant Professor will be the featured speaker of CreativeMornings/Miami. Nick Gelpi is the founder and Design Principal of GELPI PROJECTS, based in Miami Florida. Gelpi’s practice has been actively engaged in a diversity of projects including experimental installations and pavilions, residential architecture, […]
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Villagers Scholarship Given to FIU Architecture Students
The Villagers, Inc. have awarded $3,000 scholarships to both Eileen Nunes Koo and Sarah Malebranche, M.Arch candidates. A total of $28,000 in scholarships were given to nine students by The Villagers, Inc. scholarship selection committee, which included Chairwoman Joann Trombino and Villagers Joan Bounds and Toni Garcia. The students were chosen for their interest in […]

Faculty Publications

The faculty in the Department of Architecture have a strong record of publications on a variety of important contemporary topics.  Please see the list below and click to purchase or review.

Faculty Publications

 

Alfredo Andia

Alfredo Andia, Thomas Spiegelhalter. Parametric Automation in Design and Construction (2013).

 

Jaime Canaves

Jaime Canaves, Carlos Casuscelli; Marilys Nepomechie, editor. Biennial Miami + Beach 2001-2005: A Retrospective.  (2007).

 

Jason Chandler

Shahin Vassigh and Jason Chandler. Building Systems Integration for Enhanced Performance. (2011).

 

Eric Goldemberg

Eric Goldemberg. Pulsation in Architecture. (2011).

 

Marilys Nepomechie

Marilys Nepomechie. Building Paradise: An Architectural Guide to the Magic City. (2010).

Marilys Nepomechie and Robert Gonzalez, editors. Archipelagos: Outposts of the Americas.  (2004).

Jaime Canaves, Carlos Casuscelli; Marilys Nepomechie, editor. Bienal Miami + Beach 2001-2005: A Retrospective.  (2007).

 

Gray Read

Gray Read and Marcia Feuerstein, editors. Architecture as a Performing Art. (2013).

Gray Read. The Miniature and the Gigantic in Philadelphia Architecture: Essays on Designing the City to Human Scale. (2007).

 

David Rifkind

David Rifkind. “Colonial Cities at the Crossroads: Italy and Ethiopia,” in Urban Planning in Sub-Saharan Africa: Colonial and Post-Colonial Planning Cultures. (2015).

David Rifkind and Elie Haddad, editors. A Critical History of Contemporary Architecture. (2014).

David Rifkind. “Reviewing Modernism through the Lens of Sustainability,” in Lessons from Modernism: Environmental Design Strategies in Architecture, 1925-1970. (2014).

David Rifkind. The Battle for Modernism. Quadrante and the Politicization of Architectural Discourse in Fascist Italy. (2012).

David Rifkind. “‘Everything in the state, nothing against the state, nothing outside the state’: Corporativist Urbanism and Rationalist Architecture in Fascist Italy,” Planning Perspectives (2012).

David Rifkind. “Gondar. Architecture and Urbanism for Italy’s Fascist Empire,” Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2011).

David Rifkind. “Misprision of Precedent: Design as Creative Misreading,” Journal of Architectural Education (2011).

David Rifkind. “Furnishing the fascist interior: Giuseppe Terragni, Mario Radice and the Casa del Fascio,” arq – architectural research quarterly (2006).

 

Thomas Spiegelhalter

Alfredo Andia, Thomas Spiegelhalter. Parametric Automation in Design and Construction (2013).

Shahin Vassigh, Ebru Ozer, Thomas Spiegelhalter. Best Practices in Sustainable Building Design (2012).

Thomas Spiegelalter. Monograph: Gianmichele Panarelli: Adaptable Technologies. Le Architetture di Thomas Spiegelhalter (2008)

 

John Stuart

John Stuart and John F. Stack, Jr. The New Deal in South Florida: Design, Policy, and Community Building, 1933–1940. (2008).

John Stuart and Jewel Stern. Ely Jacques Kahn, Architect:  Beaux-Arts to Modernism in New York. (2006).

John Stuart.  The Gray Cloth: Paul Scheerbart’s Novel on Glass Architecture. (2001).

 

Shahin Vassigh

Shahin Vassigh, Ebru Ozer, Thomas Spiegelhalter. Best Practices in Sustainable Building Design (2012).

Shahin Vassigh and Jason Chandler. Building Systems Integration for Enhanced Performance. (2011).