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January

Time To Revisit Underappreciated Albuquerque
January 25, 2013

"The historic city of Santa Fe and the artist -- and ski bum -- haven of Taos get all the love when New Mexico is mentioned. But Albuquerque? Until the hit TV show "Breaking Bad" came along, I'm guess…


February

AIA Magazine Design and Health
February 28, 2013

Design and health in the classroom

The SA•P Design + Health initiative is one of three projects nation wide to receive a Decade of Design research grant from the AIA. The cross-disciplinary project brings together students and fa…


School of Medicine Memorial Design Competition
February 19, 2013

The UNM School of Medicine has announced that Christine M. Williams, in association with the Albuquerque design firm Garrett Smith Ltd., has won the limited design competition for an envisioned memori…


SA•P Partnership with the Navajo Nation
February 14, 2013

Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the University of New Mexico to help bring Native American students to assist the tribe with designing and planning projects on…


March

ABQ+UNM CityLab Collaboration
March 7, 2013

Albuquerque Mayor Berry at CityLab opening

Geraldine Forbes Isais came to UNM in 2005 to serve as director of the architecture program in the School of Architecture and Planning. In July of 2010, she was selected to serve as the school's first…


Jeff Harnar Award Announced
March 5, 2013

Jeff Harnar Award winning residence

The Lone Mountain Ranch House near Golden, NM was awarded the Jeff Harnar Award for Contemporary Architecture. The ranch house is a solitary family retreat designed by Rick Joy Architects of Tuscon, A…


April

May

10th Annual Alumni + Friends Reception
May 9, 2013

Dean Geraldine Forbes Isais invites you and your guests to attend the 10th Annual Alumni + Friends Reception during this year's AIA Convention in Denver, Colorado. Join us for appetizers, libations, a…


Re-Fashion: The Art of Trash
May 2, 2013

Re-Fashion

Monday May, 6 at 7:30 pm, students of an undergraduate, 400 level design studio at the UNM School of Architecture and Planning have spent the last 16 weeks researching, studying, designing, and constr…


June

July

Ric Richardson Profiled in City Planning Journal
July 26, 2013

Professor Ric Richardson, CRP Director

Ric Richardson, director, Community & Regional Planning in the University of New Mexico School of Architecture & Planning, is profiled in Volume 14, Issue 2 of PTP, or Planning Theory and Practice, on…


Students Win Downtown Action Team Fence Competition
July 9, 2013

Alvarado Farm Fence Installation

A design proposal submitted by Navida Johnson (BAEPD) and Michael Canales (MArch) was selected by Albuquerque's Downtown Action Team. The fence design will be installed at the Alvarado Urban Farm usi…


August

ARTS Lab Receives iDMAa Award
August 29, 2013

ARTSLab Dome
The Art, Research, Technology & Science Laboratory (ARTS Lab) at the University of New Mexico has recently been selected as the 2013 recipient of the International Digital Media Association Innovative…

September

Baker Morrow Honored as Top CEO
September 5, 2013

Baker H. Morrow, CEO of Morrow Reardon Wilkinson Miller, Ltd. Landscape Architects, was included in this year's list of Top CEOs by Albuquerque Business First. “A great CEO must recognize and fo…


October

November

Architect Daniel Libeskind Visits UNM SA•P
November 7, 2013

Architect Daniel Libeskind

"Wrapping up his work in New York, the world famous architect who designed the Ground Zero Master Plan is now on his way to Albuquerque to speak at the University of New Mexico.

Daniel Libeskind will …