Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee are founding principals of Johnston Marklee in Los Angeles — and this year’s Frank Gehry International Visiting Chairs in Architectural Design — have been announced the artistic directors of the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial.
On Thursday, September 15, the University of Toronto recognized the contributions of four individuals whose dedication has made a difference in the life of students, faculty, staff, and alumni at the Daniels Faculty: David Pontarini (BArch 1983), Siamak Hariri, Nazila Atarodi (MUD 2008), and Professor Emeritus Larry Wayne Richards. Each were presented with an Arbor Award for their outstanding personal service.
Two Daniels Faculty Master of Landscape Architecture graduates will be receiving awards from the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) for their graduate thesis projects. Jordan Duke and Shan Yang were among the 22 student award winners, selected out of 271 entries from 71 schools around the world.