UVA School of Architecture Additions
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UVA School of Architecture Additions

The UVA School of Architecture occupies the north face of Carr’s Hill tucked behind the university President’s estate and the classical Fralin Museum of Art, placing it completely out of view from Thomas Jefferson’s Academical Village. Nearly all that has been built at UVA since Jefferson, became a tortuous attempt at mimicking the genius of … Continue reading

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Maya Lin to be 2011 Thomas Jefferson Medalist in Architecture

Maya Lin will receive the 2011 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in Architecture at UVA in April. The School of Architecture will host a public talk by Maya Lin April 13 at 10 a.m. in Old Cabell Hall Auditorium. Her deeply humane and even spiritual work spans the disciplines of landscape design, sculpture, art, and architecture. … Continue reading