Art & Architecture

Pike Exhibit – Strategies: Working on Site, Spring 2016 Projects

By Jennifer Akins on September 26, 2016

Professor Jeff Pike’s Strategies: Working on Site, Spring 2016 Projects will be on view in our interior case through October 21, 2016. While studying abroad in Florence, Italy, students designed and created these printed, bound books which are an analysis of a place, event or an activity. P...

Noguchi Ceiling revealed

By Miranda Rectenwald on May 6, 2016

One of St. Louis’ most iconic modern art installations, designed by Isamu Noguchi is once again visible and view-able by the public. Architect Harris Armstrong designed the building and commissioned Noguchi to create an installation work of art, the “Reflection Ceiling,” for the...

Voices and Visions Of St. Louis: Past, Present, Future

By Miranda Rectenwald on April 8, 2016

The Sam Fox School of Design at Washington University and Harvard University Graduate School of Design hosted a three day conference March 30-April 1, 2016 focused on St. Louis : Past, Present, and Future. The program aimed “to explore and debate issues of injustice, inequality, and racial ...

Landscape Architecture Exhibit

By Jennifer Akins on April 4, 2016

Come see Landscape Architecture projects from three courses taught by Assistant Professor of Architecture Natalie Yate, Faculty Assistant Laura Schatzman and Visiting Assistant Professor Christine Abbott. These are on display in our hall cases through April 23, 2016.   ‘Testing Terrain...

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Women in Art & Architecture Exhibit

By Jennifer Akins on March 23, 2016

Women in Art & Architecture, is now on display in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library interior case through April 2016. This exhibit by MFA student, Brittany Jasin, features resources in our collection on women artists, architects and art critics.

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By Jennifer Akins on February 5, 2016

We’re excited to announce that an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon will be held March 5, 12:00pm -5:00pm at the Kranzberg Art and Architecture Library! Please join us for a fun, inclusive one-day event to bring together diverse communities to create and improve Wikipedia articles related ...

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Irma Boom: the Book as Voyage

By Jennifer Akins on January 12, 2016

              Irma Boom: the Book as Voyage, a selection of Irma Boom designed books in our collection by MFA student worker, Brittany Jasin, will be in our interior case through Feb. 19, 2016. “Since opening her own printing studio in 1991, Dutch Designer...

The New Medical Humanities Minor

By Jennifer Akins on October 29, 2015

We are excited for the new medical humanities minor in the College of Arts & Sciences and enjoyed hosting Professor Rebecca Messbarger and Associate Professor Corinna Treitel in our library a few weeks ago. Stop by if you would like to see the books featured in the Record article, listed belo...

Art and Architecture Collections in Open Scholarship

By Jennifer Akins on October 22, 2015

  In honor of Open Access Week, we’re featuring Building Case Studies, part of the Open Scholarship Materials Resource Center collection created by architecture students at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts. The goal is to create a Materials Library database allowing users...

Pike Exhibits – Strategies: Working on Site, Methods: Verbal to Visual

By Jennifer Akins on October 14, 2015

Come see projects from the Sam Fox School 2015 Florence Spring Semester students! Professor Jeff Pike’s exhibits, Strategies: Working on Site sketchbooks and Methods: Verbal to Visual posters are now on view in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library interior case and Reference area th...