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The Monumental Message of the Periclean Acropolis

Author: Ashley Johnston

Among the themes examined by Robin Rhodes in Architecture and Meaning on the Athenian Acropolis are the humanization of temple divinities, the architectural expression of procession and hieratic direction, symbolism and allusion through architectural order, and the breaking of religious canon.

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Architect David M. Schwarz to Receive 2015 Driehaus Prize in Chicago

Author: Mary Beth Zachariades

David M. Schwarz, an architect known for excellence in traditional design and his commitment to the creation of vibrant public environments, will receive the 2015 Richard H. Driehaus Prize at the University of Notre Dame on Saturday, March 21 at the John B. Murphy Memorial Auditorium in Chicago.

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Environmental Health Expert Dr. Richard J. Jackson to Receive 2015 Henry Hope Reed Award in Chicago

Author: Mary Beth Zachariades

Dr. Richard J. Jackson, a renowned environmental health expert, will receive the 2015 Henry Hope Reed Award from the University of Notre Dame on Saturday, March 21 at the John B. Murphy Memorial Auditorium in Chicago. The award will be given in conjunction with the Richard H. Driehaus Prize honoring architect David M. Schwarz.…...

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In memoriam: Michael Graves, 2012 Driehaus Prize Laureate

Author: Mary Beth Zachariades

Architect Michael Graves, 2012 recipient of the Richard H. Driehaus Prize at the University of Notre Dame, died on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at age 80 in Princeton, NJ.

“We are very saddened by the loss of Michael Graves. He truly changed the world and his career redefined the role of the architect in society,” s...

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