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LA Students Help Beautify ‘His House Children’s Home’
Firm visits, community service projects, and other fun social activities have marked an eventful and enjoyable semester for the FIU ASLA Student Chapter.  Each semester, the student chapter encourages members to participate and examine ways to get involved in the local community. Two important recent events were the community service project at the Highland Oaks […]
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STUDENTS VISIT TOP FIRM in COCONUT GROVE
ArquitectonicaGEO welcomed landscape architecture students to its Coral Gable offices to give them insights into the inner workings of a landscape architecture firm. With over a decade of experience in the field and with clients throughout the world, ArquitectonicaGEO are experts in landscape architecture, and more specifically, “develop design solutions that balance a modern aesthetic […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/1958175_476697062457451_1979024557_n.jpg
Eco-Couture Fashion Show Draws Large Crowds, Winners Announced!
With more than 300 visitors, the Eco-Couture Recycled Fashion Show, created and organized by graduating Architecture student Amira Ajlouni, was a resounding success.  On Thursday, March 27th, a large crowd gathered in the Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture courtyard to witness the first of hopefully many more events like this. The evening started with […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/2014-03-22-21.27.39.jpg
Professor Rifkind and Students Honored at Alpha Rho Chi Centennial Convention
The national professional co-educational fraternity open to students in architecture and the allied arts, Alpha Rho Chi, honored Associate Professor David Rifkind with the organization’s highest award, the Gold Medal, at its centennial convention last week. Professor Rifkind was initiated into FIU’s Alpha Rho Chi chapter, Nicon, last year as one of two faculty brothers, […]
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Chair Roberto Rovira Lectures at the University of Georgia
On Tuesday, April 8th, Roberto Rovira, Chair of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Associate Professor will lecture at The University of Georgia College of Environment + Design in Athens, Georgia. The College of Environment + Design (CED) at the University of Georgia is home to the largest and oldest landscape architecture program in the […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/ACSA-2014-Intl-Int_Page_Banner2.jpg
CARTA Professors Present at ACSA Conference in South Korea
A co-authored paper by The College of Architecture + The Arts’ Marilys Nepomechie, Professor of Architecture, and Marta Canaves, Landscape Architecture Associate Professor in Design, has been accepted for presentation at the Open Cities: The New Post-Industrial World Order International Conference in Seoul, South Korea. The 2014 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture [ACSA] / Architectural Institute of Korea [AIK] […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/102-Annual-ProgramPage-Banner.jpg
Juan Antonio Bueno and Julio César Pérez Present at 102nd Annual ACSA Meeting
The Arts’ Juan Antonio Bueno, Professor of Landscape Architecture and Julio César Pérez, Harvard University Loeb Fellow will present a co-authored paper entitled “The National Schools of Art: A Flow Often Disrupted in Cuba” at the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Meeting. Bueno and Pérez will present their work at the Local […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/1958175_476697062457451_1979024557_n.jpg
Eco-Couture Fashion Show Draws Large Crowds, Winners Announced!
With more than 300 visitors, the Eco-Couture Recycled Fashion Show, created and organized by graduating Architecture student Amira Ajlouni, was a resounding success.  On Thursday, March 27th, a large crowd gathered in the Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture courtyard to witness the first of hopefully many more events like this.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/102-Annual-ProgramPage-Banner.jpg
FIU Hosts 102nd Annual ACSA Meeting
During the weekend of April 10th-12, 2014, Florida International University will host the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Meeting. The meeting will take place in Miami Beach. Its base will be at the Eden Roc Miami Beach, a structure designed by Morris Lapidus. As part of the ACSA Meeting, participants will […]
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Open Registration: DD@SoBe – Discover Design in South Beach, Summer Program
Registration has opened for DD@SoBe – Discover Design in South Beach, a two-week summer program! DD@SoBe provides an intense and enjoyable introduction to architecture and the related disciplines of landscape and interior architecture. The program takes advantage of the rich cultural context of our studios on Miami Beach’s famous Lincoln Road by using the city […]
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Professor Marilys Nepomechie, 2014 ACSA President Elect
Professor Marilys Nepomechie of The College of Architecture + The Arts has been elected national President-Elect of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture.  Her three-year term on the ACSA Executive Board will extend from July 2014 to July 2017; she will serve as President of the national organization in 2015-2016.
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2014 Nicolas Quintana Scholars Announced!
The 2014 Nicolas Quintana Scholars were recently announced. Cynthia Parada and Dominique Chalmers are the Design 7/8 Student Scholarship Award recipients. Each student is receiving $1,000 from the Nicolas Quintana Scholarship Fund. The Nicolas Quintana Scholarship Fund was made to benefit students in the Department of Architecture at Florida International University in the memory of […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/2014-03-22-21.27.39.jpg
Professor Rifkind and Students Honored at Alpha Rho Chi Centennial Convention
The national professional co-educational fraternity open to students in architecture and the allied arts, Alpha Rho Chi, honored Associate Professor David Rifkind with the organization’s highest award, the Gold Medal, at its centennial convention last week. Professor Rifkind was initiated into FIU’s Alpha Rho Chi chapter, Nicon, last year as one of two faculty brothers, […]
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Alumni at Oppenheim Architecture+Design
Alex Lozano (M.Arch ’10) and Reynold Diaz, Jr. (M.Arch ’10) are both Architectural Designers at Oppenheim Architecture+Design. Lozano and Diaz work with a project from its basic concept to its construction documentation. They handle site-specific solutions by assisting engineering coordination of structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and civil concerns. Both Lozano and Diaz said that their education […]
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First Issue of FIU Architecture Folio Released!
Our first ever FIU Architecture Folio Fall 2013 issue highlights some of the semester’s accomplishments made by students, faculty, and alumni of the FIU Department of Architecture. The Folio can be viewed by the College of Architecture + The Arts family and those beyond the College and University!
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Ana Benatuil, Masters Project in Washington, D.C. AIA Gallery
The American Institute of Architects Gallery in Washington, D.C. has accepted the Masters Project of Ana Benatuil, student at The College of Architecture + The Arts | Department of Architecture, for the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals Annual Exhibition. The American Institute of Architects Gallery is an important, national venue that is visited by professionals, […]
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FIU NOMAS members win Design for Habitat Competition
Some member of the National Organization of Minority Architect Students, FIU Chapter won the Design for Habitat: Homes of Greater Miami Competition. The competition was created for Habitat Young Professionals of Greater Miami in collaboration with the students of the University of Miami – School of Architecture. Student applicants were challenged to design a sustainable, […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/laa_20140108_HisHouseFront-648x262.jpg
LA Students Help Beautify ‘His House Children’s Home’
Firm visits, community service projects, and other fun social activities have marked an eventful and enjoyable semester for the FIU ASLA Student Chapter.  Each semester, the student chapter encourages members to participate and examine ways to get involved in the local community. Two important recent events were the community service project at the Highland Oaks […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/arquitectonicaofficecoconutgrovephotobyrobinhillchires14.jpgw1000h1000zc1acq90_crop-648x372.jpg
STUDENTS VISIT TOP FIRM in COCONUT GROVE
ArquitectonicaGEO welcomed landscape architecture students to its Coral Gable offices to give them insights into the inner workings of a landscape architecture firm. With over a decade of experience in the field and with clients throughout the world, ArquitectonicaGEO are experts in landscape architecture, and more specifically, “develop design solutions that balance a modern aesthetic […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/1958175_476697062457451_1979024557_n.jpg
Eco-Couture Fashion Show Draws Large Crowds, Winners Announced!
With more than 300 visitors, the Eco-Couture Recycled Fashion Show, created and organized by graduating Architecture student Amira Ajlouni, was a resounding success.  On Thursday, March 27th, a large crowd gathered in the Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture courtyard to witness the first of hopefully many more events like this. The evening started with […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/2014-03-22-21.27.39.jpg
Professor Rifkind and Students Honored at Alpha Rho Chi Centennial Convention
The national professional co-educational fraternity open to students in architecture and the allied arts, Alpha Rho Chi, honored Associate Professor David Rifkind with the organization’s highest award, the Gold Medal, at its centennial convention last week. Professor Rifkind was initiated into FIU’s Alpha Rho Chi chapter, Nicon, last year as one of two faculty brothers, […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/rovira_20131227_RietveldPark_Perspective_StudioRobertoRovira.jpg
Chair Roberto Rovira Lectures at the University of Georgia
On Tuesday, April 8th, Roberto Rovira, Chair of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Associate Professor will lecture at The University of Georgia College of Environment + Design in Athens, Georgia. The College of Environment + Design (CED) at the University of Georgia is home to the largest and oldest landscape architecture program in the […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/ACSA-2014-Intl-Int_Page_Banner2.jpg
CARTA Professors Present at ACSA Conference in South Korea
A co-authored paper by The College of Architecture + The Arts’ Marilys Nepomechie, Professor of Architecture, and Marta Canaves, Landscape Architecture Associate Professor in Design, has been accepted for presentation at the Open Cities: The New Post-Industrial World Order International Conference in Seoul, South Korea. The 2014 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture [ACSA] / Architectural Institute of Korea [AIK] […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/102-Annual-ProgramPage-Banner.jpg
Juan Antonio Bueno and Julio César Pérez Present at 102nd Annual ACSA Meeting
The Arts’ Juan Antonio Bueno, Professor of Landscape Architecture and Julio César Pérez, Harvard University Loeb Fellow will present a co-authored paper entitled “The National Schools of Art: A Flow Often Disrupted in Cuba” at the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Meeting. Bueno and Pérez will present their work at the Local […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/1958175_476697062457451_1979024557_n.jpg
Eco-Couture Fashion Show Draws Large Crowds, Winners Announced!
With more than 300 visitors, the Eco-Couture Recycled Fashion Show, created and organized by graduating Architecture student Amira Ajlouni, was a resounding success.  On Thursday, March 27th, a large crowd gathered in the Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture courtyard to witness the first of hopefully many more events like this.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/102-Annual-ProgramPage-Banner.jpg
FIU Hosts 102nd Annual ACSA Meeting
During the weekend of April 10th-12, 2014, Florida International University will host the 102nd Annual Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) Meeting. The meeting will take place in Miami Beach. Its base will be at the Eden Roc Miami Beach, a structure designed by Morris Lapidus. As part of the ACSA Meeting, participants will […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2013/08/discover-design.jpeg
Open Registration: DD@SoBe – Discover Design in South Beach, Summer Program
Registration has opened for DD@SoBe – Discover Design in South Beach, a two-week summer program! DD@SoBe provides an intense and enjoyable introduction to architecture and the related disciplines of landscape and interior architecture. The program takes advantage of the rich cultural context of our studios on Miami Beach’s famous Lincoln Road by using the city […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2013/08/NepomechieBW01-e1392234692769.jpg
Professor Marilys Nepomechie, 2014 ACSA President Elect
Professor Marilys Nepomechie of The College of Architecture + The Arts has been elected national President-Elect of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture.  Her three-year term on the ACSA Executive Board will extend from July 2014 to July 2017; she will serve as President of the national organization in 2015-2016.
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/quintana-lunch-3-4-2014-.jpg
2014 Nicolas Quintana Scholars Announced!
The 2014 Nicolas Quintana Scholars were recently announced. Cynthia Parada and Dominique Chalmers are the Design 7/8 Student Scholarship Award recipients. Each student is receiving $1,000 from the Nicolas Quintana Scholarship Fund. The Nicolas Quintana Scholarship Fund was made to benefit students in the Department of Architecture at Florida International University in the memory of […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/2014-03-22-21.27.39.jpg
Professor Rifkind and Students Honored at Alpha Rho Chi Centennial Convention
The national professional co-educational fraternity open to students in architecture and the allied arts, Alpha Rho Chi, honored Associate Professor David Rifkind with the organization’s highest award, the Gold Medal, at its centennial convention last week. Professor Rifkind was initiated into FIU’s Alpha Rho Chi chapter, Nicon, last year as one of two faculty brothers, […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/514-11th-Ave.-Night_Reduced-Size2.jpg
Alumni at Oppenheim Architecture+Design
Alex Lozano (M.Arch ’10) and Reynold Diaz, Jr. (M.Arch ’10) are both Architectural Designers at Oppenheim Architecture+Design. Lozano and Diaz work with a project from its basic concept to its construction documentation. They handle site-specific solutions by assisting engineering coordination of structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and civil concerns. Both Lozano and Diaz said that their education […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/01/FIU-Architecture-Folio_1_Page_01.jpg
First Issue of FIU Architecture Folio Released!
Our first ever FIU Architecture Folio Fall 2013 issue highlights some of the semester’s accomplishments made by students, faculty, and alumni of the FIU Department of Architecture. The Folio can be viewed by the College of Architecture + The Arts family and those beyond the College and University!
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/AnaBenatuilCutFillCity-2.jpeg
Ana Benatuil, Masters Project in Washington, D.C. AIA Gallery
The American Institute of Architects Gallery in Washington, D.C. has accepted the Masters Project of Ana Benatuil, student at The College of Architecture + The Arts | Department of Architecture, for the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals Annual Exhibition. The American Institute of Architects Gallery is an important, national venue that is visited by professionals, […]
http://carta.fiu.edu/architecture/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/04/photo1.png
FIU NOMAS members win Design for Habitat Competition
Some member of the National Organization of Minority Architect Students, FIU Chapter won the Design for Habitat: Homes of Greater Miami Competition. The competition was created for Habitat Young Professionals of Greater Miami in collaboration with the students of the University of Miami – School of Architecture. Student applicants were challenged to design a sustainable, […]