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Assistant Professor Robert Alexander's multimedia textbook, "Foundations of Architectural Design"

Looking for a good read to get in the designing frame of mind? Check out these the following reads from CPP/ARC faculty.

Published this summer:

  • Assistant Professor Robert Alexander's multimedia textbook, Foundations in Architectural...
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CPP/ARC team members Anya Budzinskaya, Socrates Medina and New Ngamnimitthum.

On June 1, the CPP/ARC team accepted the Honorable Mention Award at the 2018 Julius Shulman Emerging Talent Competition. The annual event is organized by the Los Angeles Business Council and held at Gensler's Los Angeles office. This year's team is comprised of 2018 B.Arch graduates ...

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Brie Jones ('17, master's in architecture) presents her thesis "Prescriptive Hydrologies" in 2017

Brie Jones ('17, master's in architecture) was among 10 winners in the 2017-18 INNOVATION 2030 Competition sponsored by the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment (AIA COTE) in partnership with the Association of Collegiate Schools of...

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Each quarter the Department of Architecture hosts a weekly professional lecture series, held every Friday at 12:15 p.m. at the Interim Design (Building 89).

CPP ARC/LA Firm Day 2018
March 29, 2018

Cal Poly Pomona’s Departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, their faculty, students and alumni invite you to Firm Day 2018. This event is specifically designed to connect you and your firm with our students! Firm Day is an opportunity to present your firm and interview CPP ARC...

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Department of Architecture, Spring 2018 Interim Show
March 28, 2018

Check out the best of architecture student projects from Winter 2018 at the Spring 2018 Interim Student Exhibit.

The one-day show gives faculty, students, alumni and prospective employers a chance to see the best graduate and undergraduate student work from the previous term. The...

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Winter 2018 Guest Lecture Series

Each quarter the Department of Architecture hosts a weekly professional lecture series, held every Friday at 12:15 p.m. at the Interim Design (Building 89). The first lecture kicks off on Jan. 12 and concludes on March 2. Read on for the complete lineup.

January 12:...

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For the past 10 years, the Cavin Family Traveling Fellowship has been awarded to recent architecture grads, so that they can have the opportunity to independently travel and study architecture abroad. 
This year, the fellowship will award $12,000.00 for 10 weeks of travel and research, the...

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January 3, 2018

Please join us for WINTERIM 2018, Cal Poly Pomona's Department of Architecture's Interim Student Exhibit with highlights from the Fall 2017 quarter and hosted by the AIAS. Please bring friends + family, as well as anybody interested in the work of our department. We look...

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Texas National Guard soldiers aid Houston residents in heavily flooded areas post-Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Marine Corps)
November 6, 2017

ENV alumnus Bruce Arita ('77, architecture), forensic architect at Thornton Tomasei, has been in the thick of disaster-related crises including Hurricane Sandy and hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose and Maria. He oversees the firm's Property Loss Consulting practice, leading teams of highly skilled...

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Architecture Professor Kip Dickson will give the good, the bad and the ironic history of the CLA building.
November 3, 2017

The ephemera and mythology of the Antoine Predock-designed CLA (Classroom/Laboratory/Administration) Building will be addressed by architecture Professor Kip Dickson, who was here when the building was conceived, designed, built and inhabited. Meet for the tour at the bottom of the CLA building...

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Imagineers and designers at work. (Courtesy of Walt Disney Imagineering)
November 1, 2017

Attend an interdisciplinary panel discussing the ways in which the design disciplines shape and tell a narrative. Speakers include ENV alumnus Bob Weis (president of Walt Disney Imagineering), Frank Clementi (Rios Clementi Hale Studios), Professor Rennie Tang (Department of Landscape...

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2017 Neutra medalist, Guy Nordenson, PE (Photo by Dominique Nabokov)
October 9, 2017

The Department of Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona is proud to honor Guy Nordenson, professor of architecture and structural engineering at Princeton University's School of Architecture, with the Richard Neutra Award for Professional Excellence.

An award ceremony and special...

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Digital model of Aluminaire House by Albert Frey (Courtesy of Kyle Ng)
September 22, 2017

The craftsmanship of 20 architecture students from Professor Lauren Bricker’s ARC 499 Special Topic: California Architecture class from Spring 2017 is integrated into Albert Frey and Lina Bo Bardi: A Search for Living Architecture. The exhibition is exploration of the two architectsâ...

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Please join us on Friday, September 22, 2017, 6PM - 9PM for FALL INTERIM 2017, the Department of Architecture's Interim Student Exhibit at Cal Poly Pomona with highlights from the Spring 2017 quarter. The event will be hosted by the AIAS; there will be food,...

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All lectures are open to the public and held in the IDC (Bldg 89) unless otherwise noted.

CANCELLED: September 25, 2017, 12pm: Ana Paula Ruiz Galindo and Mecky Reuss. Pedro y Juana

October 9, 2017, 6pm: Guy...

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 Pedro&Juana, Archivo Pavilion (Photo: Ricardo Bernal)
September 23, 2017

Tu casa es mi casa brings together two modernist houses in Los Angeles and Mexico City in an exhibition that sees the exchange of narrative texts, industrial objects, and installations by contemporary architects/artists, in a bid to answer questions about architectural space, mass...

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Fridays @ Noon in the IDC, Building 89

April 07, 2017: Andrea Lenardin Madden, a l m project 

April 14, 2017: Barbara Bestor, Bestor Architecture

April 21, 2017: James Mary O’Connor, ...

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March 29, 2017

Please join us for SPRING INTERIM 2017, the Department of Architecture's Interim Student Exhibit at Cal Poly Pomona with highlights from the Winter 2017 quarter. 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6PM - 9PM...

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February 18, 2017

Eight Professional Electives offered in Spring 2017