School of Architecture + Art

DeltaT-90 team brings Decathlon awards home

Norwich University’s DeltaT-90 Solar Decathlon team won big in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon, held in Irvine, Calif., on Oct. 3 – 13, 2013. The team, made up of students from the schools of Architecture + Art, Business and Management and Engineering, tied for first place in affordability, finished 12th in the overall competition, …

Norwich’s Delta T-90 joins Frank Lloyd Wright landmark

The Delta T-90 — a solar house designed and built by Norwich students — has gone to Ohio after winning awards at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon. Norwich University donated the house to the Westcott House Foundation in Springfield, Ohio, where it is located adjacent to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Westcott House, a national historic …

Norwich University School of Architecture + Art presents award-winning architects in free lecture series

Norwich University School of Architecture + Art presents Gregg Gossens and Tom Bachman, founding partners of Gossens Bachman Architects (GBA), on Friday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. in Chaplin Hall Gallery. The pair will illustrate their approach to architecture through discussion of various projects. Located in Montpelier, Vt., GBA has received regional, state, …

Norwich University School of Architecture + Art to host “Re-Building for Flood Resiliency: A Design Charette”

Norwich University will host a design charette on Thursday, Nov. 7 and Friday, Nov. 8, in the Chaplin Hall Gallery in which speakers will present on designing for flood resiliency, and a team of architects, planners, preservationists, ecological managers and green building and energy-efficiency experts will join Norwich students in brainstorming best …

Mid-Term Review: Waterbury Performance Arts Center

Mid-term review for third year students focused on a design for a Waterbury Performance Arts Center. Each student pinned up a completed site analysis, a site plan that showed building placement, plans, elevations, sections, and perspectives.  From the feedback given at the review, students are revising their designs and creating wall sections and systems …

Madeline Schwartzman Lecture–See Yourself Sensing: Redefining Human Perception, Monday, Oct. 28, 4 p.m. in Chaplin Hall Gallery

Norwich University School of Architecture + Art presents author and architect Madeline Schwartzman on her new book, See Yourself Sensing: Redefining Human Perception, on Monday, Oct. 28, at 4 p.m. in Chaplin Hall Gallery. See Yourself Sensing explores the relationship between design, the body, the senses and technology through examination of artists, …

Delta T 90 Arrives at the Westcott House

The DeltaT-90 — the solar house designed and built by Norwich students —has arrived in Ohio after winning awards at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon.  Norwich has donated the house to the Westcott House Foundation in Springfield, OH, where its will be located adjacent to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Westcott House, a National Historic …