School of Architecture + Art

Award-Winning Archistream Project Travels Vermont

By Tolya Stonorov, Assistant Professor of Architecture, and Office of Communications staff A rehabbed 1969 Airstream Globetrotter trailer reimagined by Norwich architecture students and faculty into a mobile design classroom and resource has been making the rounds in Vermont in recent months, picking up an award for design excellence along the way. …

Architecture Graduate Student Caitlyn Trepess’ “Happy Accidents” on Display at Chaplin Hall Pocket Gallery

Norwich University’s School of Architecture + Art presents “Happy Accidents,” an exhibit of original art works by architecture graduate student Caitlyn Trepess. Working with Prof. Lisa Kippen as part of an independent study in process, Trepess drew inspiration from artists such as Pat Steir and Agnes Martin. Prof. Kippen says, “In a spirit of …

City Lab: Berlin—Norwich University’s international campus

By Christian Dengler Director | City Lab: Berlin Contemporary Berlin is experienced as a dynamic superposition of disrupted layers of history, unfolding on it’s way back as a global capital and intellectual and artistic center. Berlin is one of the few UNESCO cities of design and a prototype of radical urban and architectural transformations. It‘s …

In Europe, students ponder old London, Roman concrete

By Shaili Patel and Taylor Davidson Visiting London and Italy, two Norwich University architecture students spent the summer researching intriguing puzzles of the past. Undergraduate architecture and history major Shaili Patel, a rising junior, researched the influence of Enlightenment philosophies on London city planning through the work of Christopher …