PIVOT Celebrates a Pair of New Principals

PIVOT Architecture announced last week the addition of two principals, Kelley Howell and Kari Turner, to their versatile team.

Take a look at the standard they set for announcing the new leadership by clicking on the button above.  Also, #selfieoftheyear.

Congratulations, Kelley and Kari!

photo by Dennis Galloway

Grain Elevators - An Architecture of Primary Forms

Dennis Galloway will be displaying his work at The Octagon, AIA-SWO's Center For Architecture, on January 27, 2015-February 27, 2015.  

Grain Elevators - An Architecture of Primary Forms is a provocative look at the stark, logical, and elegant combination of simple shapes and forms that dot the agricultural centers of Oregon.

Contact Dennis by clicking on his name below the photo above, and plan on stopping by our CFA Octagon on Tuesday, January 27 to see the complete collection.

Contact Annie Loe for any details regarding Gallery Hours for The Octagon.

People's Choice Boards Pick-up 

Come on by The Octagon and pick up your boards from last fall's People's Choice Awards. They've been safe and sound since October.  

Set Hours for pick-up:
Tuesday, January 27: 9a - 12 noon
Wednesday, January 28: - 2p - 5p

Get a hold of Annie Loe @ 541-285-8599 if those times do not work for you.

UO Department of Architecture Winter Lecture Series in Eugene

Week 2:
Frank Escher and Ravi GuneWardena, EscherGuneWardena Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
EUG Monday 1/12, 4:00pm LA 206

Week 3: 
Gabriel Tan, outofstock design, Singapore
EUG Friday 1/23, 5:30pm LA 206

Week 4: 
Isabelle Biro, Atelier Isabelle Biro, Paris, France
EUG Monday 1/26, 5:30pm LA 206

Week 5: 
Xian Dai Architects, Shanghai & Beijing, China
EUG Monday 2/2, 12pm LA 206

James Tice, Department of Architecture,
University of Oregon
Presidential Lecture: Mapping Rome: Portraits of a City
EUG Friday 2/6, 5:00pm LA 177
(Feb 2-14 Exhibition: Mapping Rome: Portraits of a City, Hayden Gallery, Lawrence Hall )

Week 6:
Carlo Ratti, MIT Senseable Cities Lab, Cambridge, MA 
EUG Wednesday 2/4, 5:30pm, LA 206

Week 7: 
Nico Larco, Department of Architecture, University of Oregon
EUG Monday 2/16, 5:30pm LA 206

The Architecture and Legacy of Pietro Belluschi: a Conversation with Anthony Belluschi and Judith Sheine
EUG Wednesday 2/18, 5:30pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

Week 8: 
Shelley Poticha, Natural Resources Defense Council, Washington, DC
EUG Monday 2/23, 5:30pm LA 206

All UO Dept. of Architecture Winter 2015 lecture series in Eugene will have AIA CEU credits available! 

Contact Nancy McNaught, UO Dept. of Architecture 541-346-1435 with any questions.

February 17 | Design Professional Day at the Capital

On February 17, 2015 Architects, Engineers, and Allied Professionals will be going to Salem for a Day at the Capital to impress upon our legislators that Resilience is a major challenge facing Oregon.

Date: February 17, 2015
Time: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Meet in Room 350
State Capitol - 900 Court St. NE, Salem

For more information and to RSVP please Sign up here.


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