Upcoming Public Lecture Series talks feature Martino Stierli (September 26), the Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art, and artist Wangechi Mutu (September 28), whose work is concerned with questions of self-image, humanness, and representation.

The Sam Fox School and PGAV Destinations are shaping the next generation of architects through the Alberti Program.

WashU's Modern Graphic History Library recently acquired an extensive collection of work related to 20th-century illustrator Walter Baumhofer, who was known as the "King of the Pulps."

For all the advances of modern medicine, health-care architecture has long been guided by custom and intuition rather than research and testing. That's changing, thanks to an emerging field known as evidence-based design, said Xiaobo Quan, director of Washington University's newly formed Center for Health Research & Design.

In Adaptation, the 2016 James Harrison Steedman Fellowship in Architecture call for research proposals, early-career architects are challenged to explore how flexibility and adaptive response might be better incorporated into the design process.