2011 Research Through Making
The 2011 Research Through Making Faculty research grant recipients were announced by Dean Monica Ponce de Leon and awarded to Taubman College architecture faculty on April 30, 2010. Five grants of $20,000 each were competitively awarded for the production of a research or creative project that is predicated on MAKING. Funds can be used for project materials, student assistance, and other expenses.
2011 Research Through Making Installations include:
WATERSHED (or) Wrapping Sheds with Water
Maria Arquero and Jen Maigret
Maciej Kaczynski, Wes McGee, and Dave Pigram
Hair, Spikes, Cattail, and Turkeyfoot
The Stratus Project
Geoff Thün and Kathy Velikov
Entries to this competition were anonymously evaluated by a distinguished jury from outside the College.
- Melissa DeVos (B.S. '04), Grand Rapids' ArtPrize co-founder
- Raymund Ryan, Curator, Heinz Architectural Center, Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh
- Anne Rieselbach and Gregory Wessner, Program Director and Exhibition Director, Architectural League of New York
January 13, 2011, at 6 p.m.
Location: Taubman College, Auditorium, 2000 Bonisteel Blvd., Ann Arbor
Exhibit Opening and Reception:
7:30 p.m. (immediately following lecture)
University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Exhibit: January 13 - February 2, 2011, every Friday and Saturday, 2 PM – 7 PM
Location: Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning