Archinect - News 2015-07-05T21:11:19-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/127541985/new-photos-of-e-fay-jones-thorncrown-chapel-unveiled-to-mark-35th-anniversary New photos of E. Fay Jones' Thorncrown Chapel unveiled to mark 35th anniversary Justine Testado 2015-05-19T15:29:00-04:00 >2015-06-08T13:20:27-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ph/phvk97pvlqylolxm.jpg" width="514" height="788" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Concealed within the forest landscape of the Ozark Mountains in Arkansas, the acclaimed Thorncrown Chapel will celebrate its 35th anniversary this summer. Designed by E. Fay Jones, who was commissioned by retired schoolteacher Jim Reed, the 48 ft. tall chapel boasts 425 windows and over 6,000 sq. ft of glass, and it became widely recognized for its organic "Ozark Gothic" style when it first opened on July 10, 1980.</p><p>To mark the Thorncrown Chapel's anniversary, architect-turned-photographer <a href="http://www.randallconnaughton.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Randall Connaughton</a> from Atlanta began an ongoing photography series of the wood-and-glass structure last year in what he described is "an effort to add new depth to the visual record of Thorncrown Chapel and bring its transcendent experience to a wide audience."</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nq/nq0dfy880xjz2q7c.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0z/0za66nes80lux0oz.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wj/wj7tpm37obw64lv2.jpg"></p><p>Thorncrown is the backdrop to countless wedding photos, but according to the Chapel organization, Connaughton's snapshots are the "first professionally produced photos of their kind" since 1980 -- when those photos that first contributed to ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/121969899/get-lectured-university-of-arkansas-spring-15 Get Lectured: University of Arkansas, Spring '15 Justine Testado 2015-03-02T13:39:00-05:00 >2015-03-05T21:10:47-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9b/9bppaer5n8wvh781.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/543658/2015-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter-Spring 2015</strong></a></p><p>Archinect's <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/336082/get-lectured" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Get Lectured</em></a> is back in session! <em>Get Lectured</em> is an ongoing series where we feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. Check back frequently to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Designed by <a href="http://www.siloard.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SILO AR+D</a>, the next featured poster comes from the University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture with their Spring '15 lecture series, "INFLUENCE."</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Listed below are upcoming events only. Unless noted, events take place at 5 pm in the Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Vol Walker Hall. Free + open to the public.</p><p><em>Mar 2</em><br><strong>Adam Greenspan</strong> / PWP Landscape Architecture</p><p><em>Mar 9</em><br><strong>Suzan Tillotson</strong> / Tillotson Design Associates</p><p><em>Mar 16</em><br><strong>Krista Ninivaggi</strong> / K&amp;CO</p><p><em>Mar 30</em><br><strong>Peter Gluck</strong> / Gluck+</p><p><em>Apr 6</em><br><strong>Helle Soh&oslash;lt</strong> / Gehl Architects</p><p><em>Apr 13</em><br><strong>Tod Williams + Billie Tsi...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108481531/get-lectured-university-of-arkansas-fay-jones-school-of-architecture-fall-14 Get Lectured: University of Arkansas - Fay Jones School of Architecture, Fall '14 Justine Testado 2014-09-08T13:37:00-04:00 >2014-09-08T13:37:45-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t7/t7q3r171e292ugft.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/493828/fall-2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2014</strong></a></p><p>Say hello to another edition of Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em>! As a refresher, we'll be featuring a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Starting off the week, today's poster features the "Foreign" lecture series from the University of Arkansas, Fay Jones School of Architecture.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Listed below are lectures only. Unless noted**, lectures take place at 5:30 p.m. in the Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250 of Vol Walker Hall.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em>Sept. 8</em><br>Chris Downey / Chris Downey Architect</p><p><em>Sept. 22</em><br>Andrew Freear / Rural Studio<br>Cromwell Architects Engineers: Charles Thompson Memorial Lecture</p><p><strong>OCTOBER</strong></p><p><em>Oct. 4</em>**<br>11 am<br>Merideth Boswell / Production and Interior Designer<br>Keynote speaker, IDEC Southwe...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/83057730/get-lectured-university-of-arkansas-fall-13 Get Lectured: University of Arkansas Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-09-30T13:46:00-04:00 >2013-10-13T13:09:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yh/yhy5r35sq6nau0l9.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br> Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Today's list is the 2013-14 "Quality" Lecture Series at the University of Arkansas, Fay Jones School of Architecture.<br><br><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p> <p> All lectures will take place at <strong>5:30 pm</strong>, unless otherwise noted.**<br> All lectures will be at the <strong>Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Steven L. Anderson Design Center, Room 250, Vol Walker Hall</strong>.</p> <p> <strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>September 13</strong></em><br> 1:30 pm**<br><strong>Tod Williams and Billie Tsien</strong> / Co-Founders - Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects<br><strong>A Building is a Verb</strong><br> Cromwell Architects Engineers: Charles Thompson Memorial Lecture<br><br><em><strong>September 16</strong></em><br><strong>Randol...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/61718175/the-walrus-magazine-discusses-safdie-s-walmart-funded-art-museum The Walrus Magazine discusses Safdie's Walmart-funded art museum Archinect 2012-11-19T12:44:00-05:00 >2012-11-19T13:15:56-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9b/9b7482f8753e0eee517cffd04dd050d4.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Moshe Safdie has designed buildings around the world for almost fifty years but doesn&rsquo;t have an identifiable style. His latest work, an Arkansas art museum funded by Walmart heiress Alice Walton, illustrates why it doesn&rsquo;t matter</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>