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Architecture Lecture

The College of Architecture and Design at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will host internationally renowned guest lecturers in its public lecture series during the 2018–19 school year.

Unless otherwise noted, lectures begin at 5:30 p.m. in McCarty Auditorium, Room 109 of the Art and Architecture Building, at 1715 Volunteer Boulevard. All lectures are free and open to the public.

The 2018-19 lecturers include

September 17: Bryan Cantley from California State University, Fullerton, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Fund

September 24: Jeff Goldstein from DIGSAU, co-sponsored by AIA East Tennessee and funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Fund

October 1: Ronald Rael from the University of California, Berkeley, funded by the UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair for High Performance Energy Practices in Urban Environments

October 8: David Gissen from California College of the Arts, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

October 22: Ashley Carse from Vanderbilt University, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

November 14:Billie Faircloth from KieranTimberlake, UT BarberMcMurry Professor, funded by the BarberMcMurry Endowed Professorship

November 19: Liz Teston from the UT College of Architecture and Design, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

January 28: Lola Sheppard from the University of Waterloo and Lateral Office, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

February 11: Jessica Rosenkrantz from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Nervous System, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

February 26: DJ Spooky, a composer, multimedia artist and writer, co-sponsored by the UT School of Music, Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund, and student organization TAAST. This event will take place in the Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in UT’s Natalie L. Haslam Music Center, 1741 Volunteer Boulevard.

March 25: Josh Shelton from el dorado, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

April 1: Nate Imai from the UT College of Architecture and Design, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

April 8: Alyssa Kuhns from the UT College of Architecture and Design, funded by the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture fund

April 15: Sir David Adjaye, principal and founder of Adjaye Associates, funded by General Shale

For 44 years, UT’s College of Architecture and Design has hosted leading architects and design professionals through its Robert B. Church Memorial Lectures, the Governor’s Chair Lecture Series, and General Shale Lectures to enrich the education of its students and elevate the profession in the community.

CONTACT:

Amanda Johnson (865-974-6401, amandajohnson@utk.edu)