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The book "The Craftsman and the Critic: Defining Usefulness and Beauty in Arts and Crafts-Era Boston" (University of Massachusetts Press, 2009) by Beverly Brandt, professor in The Design School, was recently selected by Canada's International Foundation of Interior Architects/ Designers as one of the "50 Must Have/ Must Read" books on architecture and design.


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Student and Alumni News

  • Phoenix Home & Garden Magazine has awarded Erik Peterson the title of Master of the Southwest in Architecture, and he is featured in the March 2014 issue.


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Video + Radio Coverage

  • ASU and UNM team up for U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon
    A team of students from Arizona State University and the University of New Mexico scored high marks in the U.S. Department of Energy's 2013 Solar Decathlon international competition, which concluded Oct. 12, with their energy-efficient house, dubbed SHADE (Solar Homes Adapting for Desert Equilibrium).

  • ASU graduate students from different disciplines explain their biomimetic solutions for a field station under development by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) in Gamboa, Panama.
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